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    • Aharon Eviatar
    • 13.05.13 | 16:31 (IDT)

    You are right Rabbi Yoffe, but the issue is not really the Wall. The issue is religious freedom for Jews in Israel. We and our Conservative brothers need recognition of our Rabbis, male and female, the right to our own ceremonies in marriage etc. and an equal place at the table. We cannot achieve this without the support of the liberal Jews of the Diaspora. The government must really that the political support it demands of Jews abroad is contingent on the maintenance of democratic values, which are, of course, anathema to Orthodox people.

    from the article: Let there be war at the Wall
    First published 17:34 12.05.13 | Last updated 17:34 12.05.13
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