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Patrilineal Descent And The Conservative Movement

Posted in Uncategorized by intermarried on November 18, 2009

Back in 1983 when the Reform rabbis approved patrilineal descent, everyone thought it would split Reform from the rest of the Jewish community. A generation later, Judaism is split, but the chasm is not between Reform and everyone else, but between Orthodox and everyone else: http://www.thejewishweek.com/viewArticle/c55_a17245/Editorial__Opinion/Opinion.html