Prayers at the Wailing Wall The struggles between the religious and non religious Jews is a serious problem. I don't know how it will ever be solved. Basically there are two struggles, which some people tend to connect. But in my opinion these are two, separate struggles: 1. Who should decide on who is a Jew? The possibilities are as follows: A. The orthodox rabbinate? B. A joint committee of the orthodox and reform and conservative rabbinate. C. The Government of Israel. 2.