Jewish Journal

Geoff Sifrin

  • S. Africa Makes Bold Chief Rabbi Choice

    December 25, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    At a time when South Africa's Jews are anxious over the future of the Jewish community, the religious body representing most Jews has taken a bold step by choosing a young man with little experience as chief rabbi.

    The decision by the Union of Orthodox Synagogues to appoint as...