What’s a Good Book Good For?

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Secular Israelis used to love the Independence Day Bible Contest, and religious ones hated it. Now religious Israelis dominate the Bible Contest, and secular ones ignore it. What does the odd career of the Annual Bible Contest tell us about the changing nature of the Israeli soul?

This is a segment from The “Songs of Innocence and Experience” Edition.

 

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