Printer Friendly

The Orthodox Jew and the Atheist.

My friend Jeremy was driving me from St. Mary's City, Maryland, to Baltimore one Saturday morning, 25 years ago. We'd passed through the picturesque rural scenery and had hit suburban sprawl. It was March, and although we were on spring break, spring hadn't really hit. Around bland single-family homes, skeletal trees jabbed branches at the overcast sky and patches of grass still looked scruffy. Strip-mall parking lots had begun to fill with shoppers.

"Do you honestly believe only people who believe in God can be upstanding citizens?" Jere asked.

Continue reading "The Orthodox Jew and the Atheist" at...

COPYRIGHT 2020 Nextbook
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2020 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Author:Klempner, Rebecca
Publication:Tablet Magazine
Date:Feb 28, 2020
Previous Article:Israel's Nastiest Political Rivalries.
Next Article:Israel's Elections Are All About the Small Stuff.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters |