Poof, You’re Not Jewish Anymore

Jewschool’s Josh Frankel is up in arms — and with good reason:

Here’s The Jerusalem Post’s article on the ruling.

UPDATE: Writing in Ha’aretz in response to this ruling, Asher Maoz opens fire. Meanwhile, The Jerusalem Post reports, Israel’s Sephardic chief rabbi, Shlomo Amar, is trying to reassure converts, and the Knesset is planning to take up the issue.

UPDATE II: The Rabbinical Council of America is lending its voice to the chorus of critics of the rabbinic court’s opinion, JTA reports.

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