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Om samfunnsforhold og forskjellige grupper i det babylonske samfunnet.

Majoriteten av befolkningen i Mesopotamia brukte mesteparten av energien sin på å lage og frembringe mat. Men de var samtidig avhengige av instutisjonene i byene;  templene og palassene. 857 palabras más

The Code of Hammurabi (c. 1754 BCE)

The Code of Babylonian King Hammurabi (c. 1754 BCE) is considered one of the ancient forerunners of human rights and laws in middle eastern cultures (also the origin of “an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth”). 8.593 palabras más


Historical alternatives to the 10 commandments for Atheists

Alternatives to the 10 Commandments:

If you want to follow an ethical code, you could draw one from philosophy or make up your own. (Christians pick and choose verses to follow, and how to interpret them anyway.) But let’s quickly prove there is nothing special about the 10 commandments. 443 palabras más

Meanderings with the Lord...

Our government is just like Hammurabi. Have you ever read Hammurabi’s Law (created way before the 10 commandments were given)? It would take a while. 😉 I think the government has gone too far in many of their laws. 612 palabras más


Χαμουραμπί και διαγραφή χρεών ... ή pacta sunt servanta?

Ο βασιλιάς Χαμουραμπί είχε διαγράψει τέσσερις φορές τα χρέη των πολιτών

Στον κώδικα Χαμουραμπί, που φυλάσσεται στο μουσείου του Λούβρου, ρυθμίζονται μεταξύ άλλων και οι σχέσεις μεταξύ πολιτών και πολιτείας.


Hammurabi, Samuel, and Justice

A sermon for Proper 5

1 Samuel 8:411, (12-15),16-20, (11:1415), Genesis 3:8-15, Psalm 138 Psalm 130, 2 Corinthians 4:1-35, Mark 3:20-35

Today begins our long 5 months and 22 days season after Pentecost. 1.691 palabras más

More Work for the Great Centenary Charity Auction


As well as my title piece I have some links and pictures (the latter connected with the title piece). Enjoy…