Reform FIll Up Your Empty Synagogues - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David Aarons
    • 20.03.10 | 11:06 (IST)

    Before Yaffie takes on the problems of Israel and the world let him first deal with his most pressing problem empty " Reform Temples" Huge white elephant "temples " that are barely used anymore for services except 3 times a year A visit to any of these huge structures on any given Shabbat will find the services if there are any at all held in a small auditorium less thean 4% of Reform are active in their "temples" while 78% of Orthodox Jews in America are and now represent at least 25-30% of affiliated American Jews and the only ones growing.REform looks big talks big but has nothing behind it .

    from the article: Top U.S. Reform rabbi to Israel: Freeze East Jerusalem building
    First published 01:55 20.03.10 | Last updated 01:57 20.03.10
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