can take the day off, how about soldiers.....physicians.....security guards......etc. The only answer is that all people declare themselves first as a person, then their gender, then keep the rest of their situations to themselves. Jail the Rabbis, priests, Immams, preachers, etc.
Entrance to Jerusalem's Old City to be opened to residents, Israeli citizens and tourists (Haaretz)
from the article: No religion does not mean no nationality