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  11/13/2013, Kislev 10, 5774

Rabbinic Treaty: Israel Chief Rabbinate Leads Jewish World


An historic treaty was signed Monday by European and American rabbinical councils, in which world rabbinic leaders declared that the Chief Rabbinate of Israel leads the Jewish world. The treaty was signed during a conference in Berlin by the chief rabbis and representatives of the European Rabbinical Council as well as the Rabbinical Council of America (RCA). Deputy Minister of Religious Services Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan (Jewish Home/Bayit Yehudi) also signed the agreement.