the differance between secular and traditional - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Amos
    • 13.09.10 | 10:58 (IST)

    The fact that one respects and participates in national feasts does not make him religious. By descedance I belong to the jewish people and thus celebrate national events such as Hanuca, Passover, Rosh hashana etc, however i am a perfect atheist, the son of one and the father of others like me. I consider myself secular and hope to live one day in a SECULAR israel. Some people like me will define themselves as traditionals because the limit between secular and atheist with national tradition does not exist. So those who defined themselves as such are simply seculars

    from the article: Poll: Fewer than half of Israelis see themselves as secular
    First published 01:05 13.09.10 | Last updated 01:05 13.09.10
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