Monday, March 07, 2005

The 30 Commandments

There's a lotta talk out there about how the 10 Commandments are the basis of our legal system. They're not. Anything I could write about the primitive, cultish nature of Biblical laws has been done already by Frank R. Zindler.

It becomes apparent when looking at Biblical laws and what is considered moral, that our evolving ethics have informed our religion, not the other way around.


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