National Heritage Site not an Outdoor Synagogue - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Cantor D
    • 07.05.13 | 15:58 (IDT)

    The British were right to not allow a mechitzah at the wall and to keep it open to both men and women who wanted to individually pray at the site. In that way Jews of all denominations could pray there. Turning it into an outside Ultra- Orthodox synagogue does not unite Jews from all over the world.

    from the article: Israeli minister seeks new regulations against women's freedom of prayer at Western Wall
    First published 23:50 06.05.13 | Last updated 23:50 06.05.13
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