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    • Brian Fileman
    • 20.07.10 | 21:02 (IDT)

    Greg: Of course you can get married in Israel if you are not Jewish. There is no state marriage. So Christians can marry in Church, Muslims in Mosques or wherever. The religious groupings control their own marriages under their own laws. The only issue is for Jews marrying what the uber rabbinate deems be non Jews. Secular Jews who do not want what they see as ghetto minded rabbis controlling their wedding, traditionally fly to Cyprus to get married. I can see a future Palesrinian state doing a roaring trade in this area!

    from the article: U.S. Jewish leaders: Jewish pluralism is in crisis
    First published 15:18 20.07.10 | Last updated 15:18 20.07.10
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