OXYTMORON Is not enough . SECULAR Can be used for Laicist - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Marc ABITBOL
    • 19.05.13 | 23:22 (IDT)

    Laicité in French can be translated as laicity in english. To be Laic or Secular for French means that Whatever religious or absence of religious convictions you have: These are private convictions ansd in democratic laic state All convictions are accepted as far as they do not threaten the pacific life of the society and accept the rules of Democratic Laws voted by a legitimate parliament. The word secular is ambiguous......It dos not mean you do not belive in God in your private Life....

    from the article: The Gospel according to Sand: We are not Jews
    First published 13:56 19.05.13 | Last updated 13:56 19.05.13
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