I read the whole thing, good article. Now people who join the jewish "monastary" can make their advance decision. I think Chen was innocent and Hellbrandt missed the opportunity of a lifetime to support someone who really needed help, I suppose he didn't have the power to defend him, or let's call it the "divine assistance".
Opposition leader Isaac Herzog calls on government to allow Syrian refugees into Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: ’When you’re on the path of truth, you don’t care what others say’