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    • Ariel B
    • 07.10.11 | 22:38 (IST)

    I share your disgust/disappointment with the Jew who engages the coming day with the attitude you describe. However, I really hope that readers understand that your Jew is shallow, misguided, and probably uneducated; and almost doesn't exist at all. Jews who don't care about the religion don't believe yom kippur does anything, Jews who do care will almost always have a more sophisticated understanding of the process of teshuva than viewing it as a automatic wash. So though I share your despair at the situation as you present it, I would like to cheer you up by pointing out that the situation is not as you present it.

    from the article: What one Yom Kippur can do
    First published 04:31 07.10.11 | Last updated 04:31 07.10.11
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