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  תשרי 13, 5768 , 25/09/07

Burg Says Does Not Believe in G-d, Explains Kippa

Former MK and Jewish Agency head Avraham Burg declared this week in an interview with Channel 1 TV that he does not believe that there is a G-d.

Asked why it is that he wears a kippa (Jewish head covering meant to indicate that there is One above), Burg said: “My kippa is an expression of my identity, my affiliation, to my world, but not necessarily affiliated with G-d.”

Former Shas chairman Aryeh Deri, on the same program, said he did not believe Burg’s statement’s about not believing in G-d.
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