Chief Rabbinate says Orthodox rabbis abroad appointed ‘without any criteria’

04.01.2014                      03.Schwat.5774                      Bo

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Chief Rabbinate says Orthodox rabbis abroad appointed ‘without any criteria’

NTA criticizes rabbinate’s process on recognizing foreign Orthodox rabbis, says will demand greater transparency.

The Chief Rabbinate has claimed that there are no specific requirements for Orthodox rabbis in the Diaspora to be appointed to communal positions and that such appointments are made in a haphazard manner….