The Limits of Faith: The Failure of Faith-based Religions

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Interestingly, the assimilation rate was higher where there were fewer Jews. Though most Jews do not have any theological objections to praying in the synagogues of other movements, liberal services are not "religious" enough or "Jewish" enough for traditional Jews, and traditional services are too long, too conservative, and often basically incomprehensible to liberal Jews (because traditional services are primarily, if not exclusively, in Hebrew). The Oregon initiative failed on November 5. 2002. just as this article was going to press.

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Publisher: Sema Institute (August 1, 2006)

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