Talk:Biblical laws

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Should the 10th commandment really be listed under good laws? It's a law againsts thoughts and desires. While that might be a good concept to follow personally, it definately wouldn't make a good law. Maybe I'm just being picky, but if this commandment were enforced it would be a pretty bad thing:

“You must not desire your fellowman’s house. You must not desire your fellowman’s wife, nor his slave man nor his slave girl nor his bull nor his ass nor anything that belongs to your fellowman.”

In fact, this is something that some religions use to label masterbation and porn wrong. They say that in order to masterbate you have to be thinking about taking something that doesn't belong to you, and that is covetousness.

IMO no thought should be illegal.

LtCmd.Lore 16:07, 30 April 2007 (CDT)

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