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    • Sara Levy
    • 22.05.07 | 16:31 (IDT)

    As indicated by the last response and the uppercase letters...people who get so angry that they cannot understand reason and be empathic, suffer from psychological problems. The ultra orthodox and the haredi movement are nothing more than cult groups. Cult groups exist for psychological reasons, people cannot cope with the stresses of life and need a community that tells them what to do and offers solace and support albeit through heavy indoctrination. There are many righteous and tolerant religious people, but few of them are interested in power or money, which only serve to corrupt. Politics, power and money go against religious ethical practices.

    from the article: Ruth would still be a Moabite
    First published 00:00 22.05.07 | Last updated 00:00 22.05.07
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