How can someone say they are Jewish and an Atheist at the same time?

laurieluvsit
I thought Judaism was a religion based on the God of the Old Testament... what am I missing?

Does it just mean that you are from that blood line?

This is not a trick question, I am genuinely curious.

(WARNING: This is not a post for Jew bashing, if that is your intent go somewhere else where it is wanted please! Israel is like America, there are evil black hats and good white hats everywhere but that is for another post)
How can someone say they are Jewish and an Atheist at the same time?
No Judaism is not a religion, it is a bloodline
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How can someone say they are Jewish and an Atheist at the same time?
Yes, Judaism is a religion so someone could not be an Atheist and a Jew at the same time
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How can someone say they are Jewish and an Atheist at the same time?
No, you are simplifying it too much, there is a little more too it than just A or B. See my comments below
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How can someone say they are Jewish and an Atheist at the same time?
OTHER, see my comments below, or just open the "Jewish Atheist" Survey
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