Israel's Education Ministry gives in to rabbinical protest over new Bible studies curriculum
The controversy began even before the new curriculum was presented, with the appointment of a new supervisor of Bible studies. For the first time ever, the job was given to a woman.
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A new Bible studies curriculum in the state's religious school system has stirred up a storm of controversy, leading to some of the enrichment materials being shelved by the Education Ministry even before the school year begins.