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  • I have a dreadfully secular mind.
  • But it must be admitted that the fixing, which had to come first, was the more difficult task:—what secular avocation on earth was there for a young man (whose friends could not get him an "appointment") which was at once gentlemanly, lucrative, and to be followed without special knowledge?

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  • Most countries of the Middle East and North Africa maintain a dual system of secular courts and religious courts, in which the religious courts mainly regulate marriage and inheritance.
    Apostasy in Islam - Wikipedia  --  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apostasy_in_Islam(retrieved 05/20/06)
  • Several studies have found Sweden to be one of the most secular countries in the world.
    Atheism - Wikipedia  --  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atheist(retrieved 05/20/06)

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