Chief Rabbi seeks to repeal funding of Reform rabbis
Orthodox rabbis, ministers and MKs hold 'emergency meeting' about foiling the state's plan, while some 50 Conservative and Reform activists gathered outside to urge it forward.
The state's intention to recognize and fund the salaries of Reform and Conservative rabbis turned the Chief Rabbinate's Office in Jerusalem into a scene of protest and counter-protest yesterday. More than 200 Orthodox rabbis, ministers and MKs - nearly all of them Haredi - held an "emergency meeting" inside the building about foiling the state's plan, while some 50 Conservative and Reform...
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