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    • Jorge
    • 23.05.06 | 18:20 (IDT)

    The so called orthodox, are people with no respect for other peoples ways of following their hearths into beign Jewish, they beleive that a " good" Jew is the one tha davens four times a day, dons tefilin in the morning and recites the Shema, even if he is a crook, a dishonest person not caring for the rest of humanity. In my book, that is not Judaism. The job of every Jew is to make this world a better place and enhance the real greatness of the Jewish faith, we live in a changing world where we have an increasing number of mixed mariages, our efforts shoul be to lure those mariages into Judaism, not to shun them, to try to raise their children as Jews, to make the Jewish people grow, not to cast them away to assimilation. Most of the blame for the assimilation is due on the shoulders of the orthodox, due to their so called purity laws

    from the article: Rabbinate no longer recognizes overseas conversions
    First published 00:00 23.05.06 | Last updated 00:00 23.05.06
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