Praying with Torah - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gershon Ron
    • 13.07.10 | 04:43 (IDT)

    Not let the women pray with a Torah in their hands at the Wall is absurd and outrageous. I am not surprised that the Jews in Diaspora are distancing themselves from Israel. I lived in Israel eleven years. My first task in the morning is to read the Israeli papers. To be honest I have a bitter taste in my mouth lately. I am not surprised with the reaction of the Jews who never lived in Israel. And this is only the beginning. You already have kosher toilet papers! What's next? Kosher Merkavas? If you continue in the same direction even God won't be able to help you!

    from the article: Police arrest Women of the Wall leader for praying with Torah scroll
    First published 11:34 12.07.10 | Last updated 11:34 12.07.10
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