Bridging the Jewish-Israeli divide with integrated schooling

17.06.2012                      27.Siwan. 5772

Rabbis Runder Tisch:

Bridging the Jewish-Israeli divide with integrated schooling

A new initiative seeks to close the religious-secular gap in Israeli society.

Religious or secular? The question seems to divide our country along serious fault lines. The conventional wisdom is that the religious and secular societies in Israel are each increasingly becoming more radical and fundamentalist in their beliefs, and more intolerant of those on the other side of what is viewed as an unbridgeable divide….