Speaking as a Jew by choice, "this truly offends every ounce of my soul." Do we as Jews not have enough trouble in this world with anti-semitism, terrorism, threats against our children every day, rather than putting up another barrier just because of the local of our Jewish brothers and sisters. We all read the same Torah and worship the same G-d!!!
International investigators to probe several cases of Syria chemical attacks (AP)
from the article: Rabbinate no longer recognizes overseas conversions