Who Owns Judaism?

By Leonard Fein

New Israel Fund, 1996

The Orthodox Rabbinate of Israel has far to much authority in determining the Israeli State's definition of “what is a Jew?” especially for the right of return. Conservative and Reform Jews have an obligation to stand against this religious tyranny, for the sake of Judaism as well as political liberty and pluralism.

Topic: Reform Judaism, Israeli Jews, Diaspora, Orthodox Judaism, Pluralism, Religious Denominations, Assimilation

Name of Publication: Judaism and the Jewish State: A resource Guide

Editor: Cohen, Kenneth L.

Page Number(s): 43

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Fein, Leonard. Who Owns Judaism?. Judaism and the Jewish State: A resource Guide. New Israel Fund. 1996: 43. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=15024


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