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http://mosaicmagazine.com/essay/2013/06/the-ten-commandments/

By Leon Kass one of my favorite philosophers.  His reasoning is very rational and sound.  There isn't much fantastical or far reaching about his deductions.  There's too much to paraphrase here but I assure you - it's worth the read. 

6/3/13 9:48 PM
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About the Author
Leon Kass is Addie Clark Harding Professor Emeritus
at the University of Chicago and holds the Madden-
Jewett chair at the American Enterprise Institute. A
physician, scientist, educator, and public intellectual,
he served in 2001-2005 as chairman of the President’s
Council on Bioethics. His books include
The Hungry
Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of our Nature
(1994)
and
The Beginning of Wisdom: Reading Genesis (2003)

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