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The Ten Commandments : how our most ancient moral text can renew modern life

Auteur : David Hazony
Éditeur : New York : Scribner, 2010.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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Journalist and philosopher David Hazony offers a new look at our most venerable moral text. Combining a fresh reading of the Old Testament's most riveting stories and ancient rabbinic legends with an exploration of what ails society today, Hazony shows that the Ten Commandments are not just a set of obscure laws but encapsulate a deeply valuable approach to life, as relevant now as it was when they first appeared  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Criticism, interpretation, etc
Format : Book
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : David Hazony
ISBN : 9781416562351 1416562354 9781416562405 1416562400
Numéro OCLC : 457770069
Description : xiv, 288 pages ; 24 cm
Contenu : Redemption --
Morality and loneliness --
Our lies destroy us --
The redemptive self --
Wisdom of the heart --
The meaning of life --
Love and ecstasy --
Making room for others --
Our communities, ourselves --
Peace.
Autres titres : 10 commandments
Responsabilité : David Hazony.

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Hazony's thoughtful exploration of the Ten Commandments shows how each is meaningful to modern lives.  Lire la suite...

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David Hazony accomplishes the seemingly impossible: He manages, after three thousand years of commentary, to extract new, even startling meaning, from the Ten Commandments. He has written a book of Lire la suite...

 
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