Ideally, the Rabbis restore the ancient Sanhedrin - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Stein
    • 24.10.10 | 06:09 (IST)

    Ideally, the Rabbis restore the ancient Sanhedrin, use its authority to nullify centuries of obsolete rabbinic legal opinions, and update Jewish law to the 'Jewish and democratic' needs of the 21 century. Have this modernized Sanhedrin serve as the Supreme Court of Israel. Then, Israel will be a 'Jewish' state because it uses the Jewish legal system to guarantee human rights and personal freedoms for all Israeli citizens.

    from the article: Who will recognize the Israeli nation?
    First published 02:41 22.10.10 | Last updated 02:41 22.10.10
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