"Chosenness" misunderstood - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dave
    • 23.05.07 | 20:29 (IDT)

    The only valid meaning of "chosenness" was Israel's responsibility to spread ethical monotheism to the world, nothing more, nothing less. All other interpretations and meanings, whether self-described or imposed upon us, are NOT valid from a Jewish perspective. If others choose to twist the concept, that is too bad for them. As long as we remember the true meaning for ourselves, we have nothing to apologize for.

    from the article: Chosen people complex
    First published 00:00 22.05.07 | Last updated 00:00 22.05.07
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