Seperation of state and religion? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Sam Gonshaw
    • 28.02.08 | 10:29 (IST)

    What are you all on about? There is seperation, and the sensitivities of the religious is upheld through the status quo! Do you really all think that if R' Amar had said no you can't do it that the work wouldn't take place and the airport would be left to crumble. It was a token approval people! The state many times does not listen to the Rabbanut! And R' Amar obviously has a source for his heiter (approval); he has a brain I'm sure!

    from the article: Chief Rabbi Amar allows Shabbat work at Ben-Gurion Airport
    First published 00:00 14.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 14.10.07
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