"Jd" <JDay123 at BellSouth.com> wrote in message
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> "Parse Tree" <parsetree at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> >>"John Knight" <jwknight at polbox.com> wrote in message
> >>?news:0bNj9.60285$S32.3919092 at news2.west.cox.net...> >> Why don't you live with the definition of RACE? Jews are a RACE. Live
> >>with it.
>> >Not really. They're just as much a religion as they are a 'race'. In
> >they don't really have a common history or common physical traits.
> >more easily and properly categorized as a religion.
>> Jews don't have a common history? Surely you jest.
When you can join a group, then you really aren't sharing in the history.
You have no connection with it, aside from 'belief'. If I joined Shinto, I
would certainly not have a common history with other Shintoists.