Ivanka Trump is Jewish after all says chief rabbinate

In the wake of several high-profile controversies in which Orthodox converts from the US were rejected by the Israeli rabbinical courts and the chief rabbinate, Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef announced on Wednesday that the recognition process is now set for “serious reform.”

For several years, increasing numbers of converts from North America who have immigrated to Israel have found their conversions questioned and even rejected by the chief rabbinate and the rabbinical courts when they have come to register for marriage or other religious services.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Ivanka-Trump-is-Jewish-after-all-says-chief-rabbinate-474745

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