i still don't get why civil marriage is not accepted as the norm in your country. i must be missing an info - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • algeriana
    • 30.08.11 | 12:42 (IDT)

    For us it is different. Only the civil ceremony is legal. The religious one is an extra one if you wish to do so. It would be cheaper if you legalize it on your soil to prevent your citizens to have to act as if they were criminals and go out of the country, which they are not. it is always,better to celebrate at home with family and friends. so far it looks like your govt is spoiling their happy day. Very sad. We had a different form of interference a few yrs ago. good luck with those guys who want to.control the way you wed, it is a private matter. Religious or civil or both is a choice. Why would any religious want Non believers to lie beforeGod by pretending...

    from the article: Rights activist: Israeli government should finance couples forced to wed abroad
    First published 04:31 30.08.11 | Last updated 04:31 30.08.11
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