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    • Kristi Lynne Van Dam
    • 01.06.13 | 21:05 (IDT)

    Here's the problem looking in from the outside and when trying to explain things to Gentile Christians who are anti-Semitic...if one can still be a Jew as secular and non-religious - how can one not be a Jew and be Messianic? My maternal ancestry is Jewish, my daughter and I are learning about how to keep Jewish heritage because OT Scripture requires it...but we are not Jews? Is being a Jew a religion or is it a people God set aside as a nation? Israeli or not, these are things that must be asked and considered. Especially to help fight anti-Semitism. Thank you.

    from the article: On Israeli identity, Jewish democracy and oxymorons - A response to Carlo Strenger
    First published 20:05 01.06.13 | Last updated 20:05 01.06.13
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