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Jtube: Back in Black

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Is living "Green" a Jewish concept?

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Published: August 4, 2007


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Visitor Comments: 11

(11) Nic, August 14, 2007 3:06 PM

Yes, living green is living Jewish

Yet it is in how we live green, that it is Jewish or not Jewish.

Today, people around the world, have replaced their practice with another god, a green one. There are new prophets. The packages of what constitutes this new green religion, with its new god, have replaced the framework with something grossly inadequate, and inferior.

Sure, it is one thing to be green, in a Jewish way, but it is entirely another, to replace that which has been passed on down, from generation to generation, with that all-green-stuff where there is no Zion.

Jewish people today, are at the leading edge of green technology. And, to stay in the light, we need to remind ourselves, that the technology is not the aim, but a part of that which we use as we continue on continually seeking the jewish path.

Shalom,

Nic

(10) Rebecca, August 12, 2007 9:14 AM

prior mistakes don't negate solutions

Whether or not Oprah or anyone has contributed to the problems doesn't negate their work to help solve them. Its everyone's responsibility to be more aware of our impact on the environment and the people around us.

(9) Bucinka, August 11, 2007 7:27 PM

Oprah's a hypocrite

Lewis Black nailed it on the head when he implied that Oprah was part of the problem, not part of the solution, by giving away cars that combust petroleum products. Petroleum combustion is the single biggest contributor to the filth of the world--pollution, global warming, etc. We should have left it in the ground.

(8) Anonymous, August 8, 2007 10:19 AM

Yes, we are to take care of what G-d has given us, but we have to be careful, are the "Hollywood people" worshiping what G-d has created or are they thanking G-d for what He has created and worshiping Him? Also, private jets, luxurious vacations,(more jet fuel)kind of an oxymoron and pretty hypocritical.

(7) Helen, August 8, 2007 1:27 AM

Tu B`Shva is to make green

From 1978 and 2004 there is a remarkable difference on the road to up Jerushalem.
So many new trees have been planted during
the time. It is truly green!

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