The Peace Commandment

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By Philip A. Farruggio

April 22, 2017 “Information Clearing House” –  John Locke, a philosopher who lived nearly 400 years ago, summed it up best: “To love one’s neighbor as ourselves is such a truth for regulating human society that by that alone one might determine the cases of social morality.”

One can understand the first part of this ideal, as one of the 10 Commandments is about loving one’s neighbor as ourselves. The latter part of Locke’s quote wraps it all up quite nicely as to determining our social morality. If we all truly treated our fellow man as we would like to be treated, WOW!!! No more exploitation of others for our own financial gain; no more torture or harsh treatment of a detainee.; No more lying to others to support our own agenda… and on and on.

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