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    • Nahmiyaz
    • 12.06.13 | 02:37 (IDT)

    As a Diaspora Jew, I totaly agree with the author. This establishment is destroying also the unity of Jewish people by alienating Diaspora Jewry. It must be remembered that the Rabbinate, as an institution, has no religious basis. It's been founded by the Ottoman Empire to represent Jewish subjects of the Sultan. So, let's do away with this anachronic institution and follow the road map of Herzl on this issue.

    from the article: Israel's Rabbinate - a disaster already happening
    First published 18:49 10.06.13 | Last updated 18:49 10.06.13
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