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Judeo-Christian


She expressed disappointment that the European Union chose not to mention its Judeo-Christian roots in the Preamble to the European Constitutional Treaty.
  being historically related to both Judaism and Christianity
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  • She expressed disappointment that the European Union chose not to mention its Judeo-Christian roots in the Preamble to the European Constitutional Treaty.
  • "Schoenthal is one hundred percent right, it is pure sentimental rubbish embedded in the Judeo-Christian ethos that makes suicide morally wrong, after the Third Reich suicide should become the legitimate option of any sane human being on earth, isn’t that right, Irma?"
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • "Not in the God depicted in the Judeo-Christian Bible, but I do believe that nature’s essence is a spirit that—"
    ZZ Packer  --  Drinking Coffee Elsewhere
  • Even those who aren’t religious or don’t live within the Judeo-Christian tradition may work something in from Job or Matthew or the Psalms.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor

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  • One finds that in the Judeo-Christian culture in which the Old Testament "Word" had an intrinsic sacredness of its own, men are willing to sacrifice and live by and die for words.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Over time Moody introduced me to some of the tenets of Islam, and I was impressed that it shared many basic philosophies with the Judeo-Christian tradition.
    Betty Mahmoody  --  Not Without My Daughter
  • But of course we don’t ask it very seriously, coming, as we do, from the Judeo-Christian line.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • Thomas paused at the unexpected thought that the Book wasn’t unlike the artifacts from Judeo-Christian history.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • It is filled with history’s great philosophies and religions . Egyptian, Pythagorean, Buddhist, Hindu, Islamic, Judeo-Christian, and on and on . all flowing upward, merging together, funneling themselves up through the transformative gateway of the pyramid . where they finally fuse into a single, unified human philosophy."
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • We in the Judeo-Christian-Islamic world have a fair chunk of mythology invested in rain and its most major by-product.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor

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  • Consider with your soft Judeo-Christian eyes the flat absurdity of the Mesopotamian gods.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • Medicine is a half-Greek, half-Judeo-Christian product, that is, half result of pagan hedonism, half result of the Judeo-Christian notion of a reasonable God.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • Medicine is a half-Greek, half-Judeo-Christian product, that is, half result of pagan hedonism, half result of the Judeo-Christian notion of a reasonable God.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • I hate April Fools’ Day as I hate the Judeo-Christian God.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • Frye thought the archetypes came from the Bible, or so he said at times, but such a notion won’t account for the myths and archetypes that lie behind and inform the works of Homer, say, or those of any storyteller or poet who lacked access to the Judeo-Christian tradition.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
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