In Setback for Religious Pluralism, Israel Denies Recognition to Reform Congregation in Guatemala

The Jerusalem court decision is the latest setback for emerging Jewish communities. In a related ruling, non-Orthodox converts from Brazil told they’re not eligible for aliyah

Judy Maltz
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In a ruling with implications for emerging Jewish communities around the world, Jerusalem District Court has upheld a decision preventing Reform converts in Guatemala from making aliyah.

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