Most Israelis Don’t Want Chief Rabbinate Deciding for Them Who Is a Jew, Survey Finds

Only 32 percent of Israeli Jews want to keep the Rabbinate's monopoly over conversions intact, yet more than half would not allow their child to marry a non-Jew

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A large majority of Israeli Jews would strip the Orthodox-run Chief Rabbinate of its authority to determine who qualifies as Jewish in the country, according to a survey published Tuesday by the...