Modi'in in central Israel. Built from scratch 25 years ago, it recently topped a survey to find the most religiously tolerant city in Israel. \ Moti Milrod

How This City Became Israel’s Model of Jewish Religious Tolerance

Haaretz uncovers Modi’in's secret

Nir Barkin, the senior rabbi of the Reform congregation in Modi’in, considers himself a lucky guy. Most of his peers in other Israeli cities have to beg and plead with the local authorities to get permission...

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