‚Accept women’s marriage registration testimony‘

07.01.2013                      25.Tewet. 5773

Jüdische Welt:

'Accept women's marriage registration testimony'

Chief Rabbi Metzger to issue directive to accept women’s testimony regarding martial status for purposes of registration.

Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger said on Wednesday that the Chief Rabbinate will be sending out a directive to all local rabbinates in the coming days instructing them to accept women’s testimony as to a person’s unmarried status for the purposes of marriage registration….