Civil Marriages in Israel: A First Step

By Naamah Kelman

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, June 2010

Civil marriage does not exist in Israel. This is a point of contention in the modern state. The author believes that recognizing secular weddings cannot hurt the unity of the Jewish people.

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Religion and State, Law, Unity, Marriage, Authority, Public Policy

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.40/no.671

Page Number(s): 10-11

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Kelman, Naamah. Civil Marriages in Israel: A First Step. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. June 2010: 10-11.


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