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Jews split over whether cemeteries should accept those from intermarriage

June 11, 2010 – 12:35 pm

Legalism is especially brutal when it is applied to religion. Stern, absolute, human-crafted rules are handed down with pontification as if they with divine sanctions and dictates. Cocksure religionists rarely have justice or people’s welfare …

Chandler synagogue rocked by rabbi’s arrest on rape charge

March 23, 2010 – 9:37 pm

My heart goes out to the congregation of Temple Beth Sholom of the East Valley with the shocking word that its rabbi since 2007 was arrested Tuesday in the temple’s parking lot on suspicion of …