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    • Moshe
    • 08.09.13 | 23:26 (IDT)

    It would actually be nice if the Chief Rabbi and the rest of the United Synagogue establishment evinced even a smidgeon of the tolerance they claim that they have for other faiths, when it comes to the leaders of other streams of Judaism. The scandal over Chief Rabbi Sacks' non attendance at Rabbi Hugo Gryn's funeral and Rabbi Louis Jacobs being denied an aliyah at a family simcha speak volumes regarding the double standard which is the hallmark of Britain's Chief Rabbinate. WE expect to be respected by other faiths, even as we do our best to embarras and belittle

    from the article: Israel could learn a thing or two from British Jewry
    First published 17:31 08.09.13 | Last updated 17:31 08.09.13
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