16 Apr 2012

Does Jewish Chosenism=Jewish Chauvinism?

Chauvinism: Noun: – Militant devotion to and glorification of one’s country; fanatical patriotism. – Prejudiced belief in the superiority of one’s own gender, group, or kind http://education.yahoo.com/reference/dictionary/entry/chauvinism   In Judaism, “chosenness” is the belief that the Jews are the chosen people, chosen to be in a covenant with God. This