"Michael, I was raised orthodox jewish, and actually my father circumcised my own 'brother' few weeks ago, and i DONT CARE, why? because Its non of my business what others do!
Listen Michael, When i was in the community…"
"You are right. (Even thou i was in the orthodox community my whole life and i cant tell u enough how much they controlled and tortured me so i shouldn't "leave"...)
But i guess the real Tikkun olam is to be a fine human being and -…"
"Yea i assumed so,
But the Phrase 'TikkunOlam' reminds me of the "task" those religious people take upon themselves to rule over others and create laws and regulations or control others to keep them into the line of religion, so…"
Its amazing how important these groups and sites are to our soul, and i would love "PILPUL" too...lol.
But what did you mean by "live properly and practice tikkun olam"? Do you believe in Tikunim? pls explain..
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Please consider joining a group to meet people and talk about anything that's on your mind, Hang With Friends. You might also like Jewish Atheists.
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