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Do observant Jews celebrate July 4th?

Does an observant Jewish person celebrate the 4th of July? how about memorial or labor day?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:20 PM on Nov. 27, 2009 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • I believe so.those holidays are not religion based.
    TMJ121099

    Answer by TMJ121099 at 1:55 PM on Nov. 27, 2009

  • I wouldn't see why not. They have nothing to do with religion. It's like asking if an observant Christian or athiest or whatever celebrates those holidays.
    canadianmom1974

    Answer by canadianmom1974 at 2:29 PM on Nov. 27, 2009

  • Some do, some don't. The Lubavitch tend to not observe American holidays, though other Orthodox are more likely to.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 4:57 PM on Nov. 27, 2009

  • as opposed to those who are oblivious and fail to note the date?
    autodidact

    Answer by autodidact at 6:00 PM on Nov. 27, 2009

  • # Answered at 6:00 PM on Nov. 27, 2009 by:

    * autodidact

    autod...
    as opposed to those who are oblivious and fail to note the date?
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    What does this mean?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:20 AM on Nov. 28, 2009

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