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    • Ahem...
    • 15.02.11 | 14:57 (IST)

    So a 24-year old converted last year, and now suddenly he's married with 4 kids? Unless he had quadruplets (and the kids in the picture don't all seem to be less than a year old), it seems that he and his wife had a little fun before he converted - which means that he couldn't have been married at that point, since halakha does not recognize marriage between a Jew and a non-Jew. So...it doesn't look like he's so "Orthodox", after all...

    from the article: Modern Orthodox Canadian convert denied right to make aliyah by Israel's Sephardi chief rabbi
    First published 02:19 15.02.11 | Last updated 02:19 15.02.11
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