Ultra Orthodox and medical procedures - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Nina
    • 07.02.12 | 05:21 (IST)

    This is a sincere question: How do very orthodox religious figures justify 21st century medical procedures? I mean they insist on living by the torah in every other way except they seem to embrace modern medical procedures. I am sure they have given an explanation that makes it acceptable. Anyone know how they rationalize and justify it?

    from the article: Rabbi Elyashiv, one of the most revered figures in ultra-Orthodox community, in critical condition
    First published 01:08 07.02.12 | Last updated 01:08 07.02.12
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