jews huddle at kotel 298.
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The Jewish Robinson Crusoe lands on a deserted island and builds two synagogues: one in which he prays and the other in which (he declares) he will never set foot in.
So goes the famous joke, but in reality?
JPost.com BlogCentral is proud to launch a new section titled Streams of Judaism: Three Jews, rabbis in their respective movements, debate and discuss matters of faith, observance and history, but also spirituality and what it means to be a Jew in today's globalizing world.
The participants:Rabbi Eric Yoffie:
President of the Union for Reform Judaism
Post #1: The yawning gap
Rabbi Jerome Epstein: Executive Vice President of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism
Post #1: Encouraging religious education
Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Weinreb: Executive Vice President of the Orthodox Union
Post #1: Maintaining the core