Not the time for futile and inappropriate incantations - time to serve! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • S. Lahat
    • 08.07.12 | 16:50 (IDT)

    Rabbi Ovadia Yosef seemingly keeps forgetting that he lives in a mostly secular, democratic State in the year 2012 - not in a shtetl of centuries past - and that his disciples enjoy the benefits which this state bestows upon them, making it obligatory and incumbent upon them to reciprocate by doing their civic duty as every other citizen of the State must do.

    from the article: Shas spiritual leader calls for special prayers against IDF draft
    First published 14:26 08.07.12 | Last updated 14:26 08.07.12
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