Can We Create a Tolerant Jewish State?

By Erwin Frenkel

Eugene Borowitz, September 2, 1988

The author discusses the relationship between the secular state of Israel and Jewish law and tradition, arguing that both the Secular Zionists and the Orthodox need to stop fighting each other and admit that the development of the state is beyond their control.

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Orthodox Judaism, Statehood, Zionism, Secularism

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.18/no.356

Page Number(s): 126-128

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Frenkel, Erwin. Can We Create a Tolerant Jewish State?. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 2 September 1988: 126-128.


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