what happened to 'secular' marriage? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michl
    • 25.05.12 | 06:35 (IDT)

    and why is it up to a klutch of aged beared male G-d botherers to determine who can marry whom, when, and where? Why isn't marriage solely the State's prerogative as it is in western democratic secular countries? I don't see the Catholics in the US or the Jews in the UK being able to say who marries whom and where.

    from the article: Ultra-Orthodox council may abolish discriminatory wedding officiation rules
    First published 01:48 24.05.12 | Last updated 01:48 24.05.12
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