Christmas is when Jewish children learn they are not Christian. It’s a hard lesson for young children to learn, and for parents to teach. No matter how loudly some Christians complain about a war on Christmas to win a few votes, or raise a few dollars or TV ratings, children are better off if we leave Christ, and all other religion-specific references, out of winter celebrations in public school, where children are a captive audience and have a special fear of ridicule from their teachers and peers.
Category Archives: Religion, spirituality, and Jewish life
Good thing Rev. Terry Jones did not carry out his un-Christian, un-American promise to burn Islam’s holy book.
Hebrew, as spoken by native Israelis, is so ugly, it might be why the Arabs hate Israelis. Circumcision might be good medicine, but nobody likes a bris: a catered house party, where friends come to watch.
The media never tired of telling us that NH Episcopal Bishop Gene Robinson was openly gay. But the Catholic bishop in NH is the immoral one.
Two people gave good answers to my question, why is anyone still a Catholic now that we know that Cardinals, Archbishops, and the Pope himself covered up for priests who raped children.