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  • n. one of the Ten Commandments


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  • And finally, to me, the "11th Commandment" is a guiding principle, not some rule that can't be broken.

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  • Let that party be based on the notion of A New Bottom Line as expressed in Commandment Six.

    Rabbi Michael Lerner: 10 Commandments to Revive Progressives After the November Defeat

  • Not the God whose Great Commandment is "Love one another, as I have loved you."

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  • The Seventh Commandment, in other words, is about the subordination of sex to love—the love of another, and of the children we will create together.

    The Ten Commandments

  • In the Fourth Commandment, in other words, we are introduced to the biblical affirmation of the self—one of the most powerful ideas in the entire Old Testament, which sets it apart from many of the other religious traditions of antiquity and down to our own day.

    The Ten Commandments

  • Says Sixth Commandment is "Thou shalt not reshelve your microfilm."

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  • And because I believe that this 614th Commandment is something we all should be living by.

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  • First, the Fifth Commandment is generally spoken of as God's prohibition against the taking of innocent life.

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  • He would find no niche in the chapel of The Market, for whom the First Commandment is "There is never enough."

    The Market as God

  • Now the Socialist party appear to be looking for something by which they can destroy or uproot the foundation of the Christian faith and strike the 8th Commandment from the Decalogue, or they are looking for something by which they can annihilate the capitalists and by so doing lay hands on the accumulated results of industry and commerce and enterprise.

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