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    • Barry Berger
    • 18.06.12 | 07:02 (IDT)

    Mr. (Rabbi) Amar ... It is exactly because of the "the assimilation that is eating into us and depleting us" that we need to recognize conservative and reform streams of Judaism to attract the majority of us who are rapidly being lost because Orthodoxy does not "speak" to them. Moreover, let us not forget the "unity of the Jewish People" and come to grips with the vibrant Conservative and Reform support we have from Jewish communities abroad. Do not split our people, Mr. (Rabbi) Amar! Barry Beger (Kiryat Tivon)

    from the article: Israel's Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Conservative, Reform Jews wreak 'terrible damage'
    First published 01:10 18.06.12 | Last updated 01:10 18.06.12
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