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    • Aussie Eli
    • 23.04.11 | 02:05 (IDT)

    We are all Jews. Some just worship differently to others. Having spent nearly 3 weeks in Israel, I am amazed by the different faces,modes of dress & styles of worship that make up the rainbow of my people. And some of it (fur hats, stockings worn by men etc) I find absolutely rediculous. But if a Jew cant worship or dress the way he or she wants in a country surrounded by other Jews, where on Gods earth are we to feel safe. I personally lean to a normal western style of clothing and will worship only in an orthodox shule. But thats me. And its between me and my God. Our religion is strong enough to tollerate others and those that think they are more catholic than the pope, to coin a phrase, are not doing Gods work.

    from the article: Wave of vandalism hits non-Orthodox synagogues anew
    First published 02:00 22.04.11 | Last updated 02:00 22.04.11
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