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    • Gianni
    • 12.07.10 | 15:37 (IDT)

    While not overly religious, I would not allow the *Rabbi* Yoffies of the world to dilute the conversion process. Left to Yoffie, there would be conversion kiosks available in every mall. I, like many, do not think the Reform would adhere to the standards of Halacha in the conversion. The notion that a potential convert can simply go to a Walmart to buy a conversion kit just doesn't fly. Besides, the convert is a very beautiful, special person in Jewish Law. Let us not give Yoffie the means to dilute this with his warped ideas.

    from the article: Reform and Conservative Jews fuming ahead of Knesset vote on conversions
    First published 21:23 11.07.10 | Last updated 21:23 11.07.10
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