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Phx_Dem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-18-08 01:42 PM
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33. I do for one
and I have to disagree with Mr Wiggles assertion that only the Haredim care about the mitzvot, almost ALL practicing jews try to one degree or another to follow the commandments.
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  -The 613 Commandments Disturbed  Feb-16-08 04:44 PM   #0 
  - Let's make  benddem   Feb-16-08 04:56 PM   #1 
  - I promise not to eat non-kosher maggots  LiberalEsto   Feb-16-08 05:07 PM   #2 
  - K&R Thanks for posting! This is fantastic! nt  ZombieHorde   Feb-16-08 05:34 PM   #3 
  - Hmmm?  cosmik debris   Feb-16-08 05:40 PM   #4 
  - What is your purpose in posting this shit?  Disturbed   Feb-16-08 05:47 PM   #5 
  - But none of those people frequent DU.  cosmik debris   Feb-16-08 06:22 PM   #9 
  - well, it is a resource  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-16-08 06:28 PM   #11 
     - When I meet those people  cosmik debris   Feb-16-08 06:34 PM   #12 
     - I'm sure that is a wise thing to do n/t  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-16-08 06:38 PM   #13 
     - You won't see any Jew worried about you following items from Maimonides...  MrWiggles   Feb-16-08 07:58 PM   #14 
        - As far as I can tell  cosmik debris   Feb-16-08 08:29 PM   #15 
        - But these commandments cannot be used against Christians  MrWiggles   Feb-16-08 08:42 PM   #17 
        - But it's a good resource for those wonderful emails one inevitably receives from the ubber pious  progressoid   Feb-17-08 02:07 AM   #19 
           - If you are responding to those emails  cosmik debris   Feb-17-08 07:13 AM   #20 
           - If you actually take your time to answer their emails  MrWiggles   Feb-17-08 03:48 PM   #26 
        - Any Jews I know wouldn't be worried  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-17-08 11:01 AM   #21 
           - But they will easily respond with the belief that Jesus  MrWiggles   Feb-17-08 03:37 PM   #25 
              - What I find amazing, though, is how few of these fundamentalists  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-17-08 04:12 PM   #28 
                 - I don't know enough about Baptists to comment  MrWiggles   Feb-17-08 04:53 PM   #29 
                    - Some Christian sects care more than others  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-17-08 05:57 PM   #30 
  - These are ancient rules written by ancient people in a list form...  MrWiggles   Feb-16-08 08:30 PM   #16 
  - Very good question  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-17-08 11:04 AM   #22 
     - The 613 mitzvot only apply in Judaism  MrWiggles   Feb-17-08 03:34 PM   #24 
        - True, and I understand your point now  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-17-08 04:08 PM   #27 
  - Not only that, it demonstrates the cafeteria approach  Warpy   Feb-17-08 12:35 PM   #23 
  - I give a shit about the obscure laws of Leviticus and Deueronomy.  ZombieHorde   Feb-16-08 05:59 PM   #6 
  - "This shit."  John Gauger   Feb-17-08 10:33 PM   #31 
  - The problem I have  cosmik debris   Feb-18-08 07:28 AM   #32 
     - Agreed.  John Gauger   Feb-18-08 01:50 PM   #34 
  - I do for one  Phx_Dem   Feb-18-08 01:42 PM   #33 
     - I didn't assert that the haredim are the only ones who care about mitzvot  MrWiggles   Feb-18-08 03:17 PM   #35 
        - I get what you are saying  Phx_Dem   Feb-18-08 04:21 PM   #36 
  - We're going to need a bigger monument...  HawkerHurricane   Feb-16-08 06:13 PM   #7 
  - Commandments  Beregond2   Feb-16-08 06:18 PM   #8 
  - Indeed.  mikelewis   Feb-26-08 10:43 PM   #38 
  - Thank you for this information  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-16-08 06:26 PM   #10 
  - Caveats  Bad Thoughts   Feb-17-08 12:07 AM   #18 
  - 613  Ashford Dunwoody   Feb-26-08 03:08 PM   #37 
  - Oy gevalt! eom  hyphenate   Feb-27-08 01:23 PM   #39 
  - A lot of those went out of the window  sakabatou   Feb-27-08 03:46 PM   #40 
 

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