How Christianity Civilized Mankind – Crisis Magazine

Anyone who knows anything about the Judeo-Christian tradition (an increasingly small group, I know) is aware that the Hebrew law “an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth” was intended to limit the bloodthirsty drive for vengeance. As Saint Augustine observed, “For who will of his own accord be satisfied with a …

Source: How Christianity Civilized Mankind – Crisis Magazine

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