Why the Wall?! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Zev Davis
    • 29.10.12 | 09:06 (IST)

    What makes the Western Wallso imoprotant for these women--iWhat makes it "holier" than any other place in the world. Were hese women hold a service in Park ha-Yakon would it be less holy? The fact these women isist onthe wall seems to me that they are less interestedin pray to God, and prefer photo-ops promting their "struggle to to take over" from the Orthodox. T'would seem to me they are mixing politics with religion. Every other woman there prays to God, these women show up to protest what they deem an injustice. Injustice or not, the Western Wall is not the venue--take it t the SupremeCourt if it is a civil issue. As it is, the South Wall hs been reserved for a;ternative services for hose Jews who prefer non-Halachic services.

    from the article: Fighting over the Western Wall
    First published 15:19 25.10.12 | Last updated 15:19 25.10.12
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