British Rabbi Criticizes 'High Abortion Rate' in Israel
LONDON, (JTA) — Britain's
He claimed that were it not for
Chief Rabbi Immanuel Jakobovits' the high rate of abortions Israel
strongly criticized abortions and might have had a much larger po-
"secularism" in Israel Sunday.
pulation "without the pangs of re-
Rabbi Jakobovits addressed the
closing session of the national con-
ference of Mizrachi-Hapoel Hami-
rachi, an Orthodox Zionist group.
Another speaker was Gen. Uzzi
Narkiss, head of the Jewish Agen-
(Chateau De Baron)
cy's immigration department. The
chief rabbi, just returned from a
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visit to Israel, said he was in-
by medical authorities
there that 40,000 abortions are per-
formed every year.
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"This is a result of - the permis-
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sive society, which is in turn a re-
sult of abandoning our religious
convictions," the Orthodox rabbi
0, And At Modest
"We speak of our desire to
have more Jews in Israel. We
the fact that since Is-
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"Midrash" is the term used to
Jewish law does not forbid abor- denote a collection of statements
of the Rabbis, sometimes legal,
tions under all circumstances.
sometimes homiletical and narra-
Gen. Narkiss also spoke of Is-
tive. Generally speaking, the term
rael's need to increase its popula-
comes from a root meaning "to
Some of these collections are ar-
ranged according to the biblical
portion of the week. Others are
arranged according to the holiday
cycle of the year. Some are ar-
ranged according to the verses of
the biblical book or relative to
tion. He claimed that the Arabs
dig out." some topic of interest.
would have to abandon their dream seek," "to derice," or "to
of pushing the Israelis into the The term is found even in biblical
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