By Simon Rocker, January 12, 2012
Liberal Judaism has announced a record number of conversions, with 85 recruits accepted in 2011.
Candidates have to experience a full Jewish calendar year and undergo at least six months' instruction before applying for admission.
In practice, most take 15 months or more before they appear before the Liberal Beit Din - as its rabbinic board was renamed last year.
Liberal chief executive R