Why modern orthodoxy thrives in the USA - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Kobi
    • 18.12.12 | 20:33 (IST)

    A private school has to teach what the payers (=parents) want, not only what some rabbi demands. Americans believe in personal responsibility. God may provide the gold but you will have to mine it. Clergy do not receive any money from the government in the USA. Each community pays its rabbi(s). And pays them very well ($50k+ pa)

    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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