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Moral Equivalence Is Usually
Moral Negligence

Cybercast News Service, by David Limbaugh

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Posted By:Maryland_Patriot, 7/22/2014 3:00:51 PM

Efforts to proclaim moral equivalence are not always misguided; sometimes each side is equally at fault or close enough. But these efforts are often misguided and unhelpful — and sometimes harmful. Throughout my life, there has been an increasing trend to attach moral equivalence to all kinds of disputes and conflicts, such as Israel vs. Hamas, which is the subject of a future column. I assume this is mostly an outgrowth of our culture´s descent into moral relativism, but it´s also a product of our intellectual laziness. We see it everywhere. It is a common practice in describing marriages gone wrong. "It

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/22/2014 3:35:23 PM     (No. 9935666)

Galatians 5 details the fruits of the spirit and the fruit of the flesh.

Ye shall know them...by their fruit.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: curious1, 7/22/2014 3:48:48 PM     (No. 9935684)

Excellent article.

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