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JEWS ARE NO STRANGERS to matchmaking, and now one Israeli TV show is putting a modern spin on that timeless tradition by matching up young couples—who meet for the first time under the chuppah.

But unlike most of the countries where the reality show Married at First Sight has run, the weddings in the Israeli version are not legally binding, because there is no way for Jews to legally marry in Israel outside the ultra-Orthodox Chief Rabbinate.

FULL STORY New Israeli reality TV show makes a powerful enemy: the Chief Rabbinate (Tablet)

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