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Moshe ben Yosef Firrouz


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From Wikipedia

Ḥakham Moshe ben Yoseph Firrouz is an Israeli Karaite Hakham and Torah scholar . He is the former Chief Ḥakham as well as Registrar of Marriage and Divorce of Israel's traditional Karaite Jewish Community. He served as Chairman of the Council of Sages of World Karaite Judaism and its religious council. Though Karaites do not have Rabbis, he is considered a Rabbi for the purpose of accommodating the Israeli authorities.

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Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Israeli University in Beersheba