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A Candidate's Chances

The inclusive David Stav, once a long shot for chief rabbi, seeks changes in haredi stronghold.

04/16/2013
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A few months ago Rabbi David Stav, the 53-year-old founder and president of Tzohar, a rabbinic organization that strives to make the face of traditional Judaism more appealing to Israelis, was seen as the Don Quixote candidate in the upcoming national Chief Rabbinate election, held once a decade.

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