Nonorthodox Does Not Mean Uncommanded

By Leonard Fein

Eugene Borowitz, April 14, 1989

The author argues that the real issue at stake in the conversion debate is whether Judaism is a matter of consent or descent, and that liberal Jews favor the former while Orthodox Jews favor the latter.

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Conversion, Family, Religious Denominations

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.19/no.372

Page Number(s): 95-96

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Fein, Leonard. Nonorthodox Does Not Mean Uncommanded. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 14 April 1989: 95-96.


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