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    • Tim Forhal
    • 18.12.12 | 17:41 (IST)

    I like SAR and have met some of their top students in Israel. Their level in every area in Torah education is a joke compared to their peers here. A joke! In Torah, Navi, Talmud, Philisophy, etc. they are years behind similarly gifted Israeli students and in general far more immature. This article just doesn't jibe with the reality. I know from first hand (I teach many of them!)

    from the article: As modern Orthodoxy dies in Israel, it thrives in New York
    First published 11:38 18.12.12 | Last updated 11:38 18.12.12
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