Alan Edelstein previously served terms as president of a Conservative congregation and as V.P. of his Federation in the U.S. He now lives in Israel.
By Alan Edelstein
Dear Rick Jacobs: Please Stop Talking About Israel
Rabbi Jacobs: We are American and Israeli citizens who live in Jerusalem, where we are active members of a Conservative/Masorti synagogue. One of us represented a large U.S. Jewish Federation in Israel for 28 years. The other was a long-time leader in a Diaspora community, serving terms as president of a Conservative congregation and as…
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