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    • Joseph Beneliezer
    • 04.12.13 | 08:48 (IST)

    We're in the 21st century now and all over Israel a rabbi is assigned to every institution. The rabbi of Wolfson hospital, the army base rabbi, the high school rabbi to ensure the food is up to kosher specifications. The rabbi is de facto guardian of candle lighting and blessing making. It's absolutely embarrassing my daughter had to untie the stinking sandal of her brother-in-law to escape forced Levit marriage. Time to free us from the rabbis.

    from the article: Did Ben-Gurion University really ban women from blessing Hanukkah candles?
    First published 23:45 03.12.13 | Last updated 21:31 03.12.13
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