Hadassah in a bind over choice of institution rabbi

20.10.2012                      04.Cheschwan. 5773                      Noach

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Hadassah in a bind over choice of institution rabbi

Selection committee looking for candidate to replace Rabbi Ya’acov Rakovsky who died after decades in the job.

A selection committee of the Hadassah Medical Organization (HMO) in Jerusalem is due to decide “within a few days” who will be its next official rabbi.
The official rabbi is in charge of religious decisions and activities on the Ein Kerem and Mount Scopus campuses of the two Hadassah University Medical Centers. Ten rabbis have presented their candidacy….