My daughter-in-law tried conversion -- reform style. When the rabbi instructed that "private prayer was useless since there was no God Who heard private prayer" she was finished with conversion - reform style! Moral of the story -- reform-style conversion is to secular humanism and it's "babylonian" idols. Forget it.
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from the article: Sharansky: We can't let conversion crisis alienate Diaspora Jews