What Are the Ten Commandments?

What Are the Ten Commandments?

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"Here is the story behind the ten laws that have been the guiding light of Judeo-Christian belief. Not just about Moses, whose origin story leaves open questions, this book looks back at the time when the commandments were written, how the belief in one all-powerful God set the Israelites apart from other ancient peoples, and the roles the Ten Commandments have played in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. It also looks at what each individual commandment means and how together they form the basis of leading a moral life as well as forming a just government"--
Publisher: New York : Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9780606405034
0606405038
9781537958873
1537958879
9780515157239
0515157236
9780515157253
0515157252
Branch Call Number: J222.1606 T25M 2017
Characteristics: 108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Foley, Tim 1962-
Alternative Title: What are the 10 Commandments?

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