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The Bible vs. Heart

Neal from PA Wrote: Apr 03, 2013 8:00 PM
"I think it's pretty obvious you shouldn't murder, steal, bear false witness against your nighbor or commit adultery". WHY NOT? WHO IS BEING KILLED FOR WORKING ON A PARTICULAR DAY OF THE WEEK?
I offer the single most politically incorrect statement a modern American -- indeed a modern Westerner, period -- can make: I first look to the Bible for moral guidance and for wisdom.

I say this even though I am not a Christian (I am a Jew, and a non-Orthodox one at that). And I say this even though I attended an Ivy League graduate school (Columbia), where I learned nothing about the Bible there except that it was irrelevant, outdated and frequently immoral.

I say this because there is nothing -- not any religious or secular body of work -- that comes...