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

Autor: David Hazony
Editora: New York : Scribner, 2010.
Edição/Formato   Livro : Inglês : 1st Scribner hardcover edVer todas as edições e formatos
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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  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: David Hazony
ISBN: 9781416562351 1416562354 9781416562405 1416562400
Número OCLC: 457770069
Descrição: xiv, 288 pages ; 24 cm
Conteúdos: 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.
Outros Títulos: 10 commandments
Responsabilidade: David Hazony.

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Hazony's thoughtful exploration of the Ten Commandments shows how each is meaningful to modern lives.  Ler mais...

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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 Ler mais...

 
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