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Not to make them is to sin in disobedience to the mind and intention of the lawgivers.
Moreover, the very status of the lawgivers as "founders" of
With the expanding knowledge of ancient Assyrian and Babylonian civilizations, the message and the ideas of Old Testament prophets and lawgivers seemed not so exceptional any more.
The heroes of this saga are the men of wisdom, sagacity and foresight: the prophets of yore, lawgivers, poets, scientists, social and political philosophers and, yes, the odd sovereign or two.
The implications of this are important for giving Jesus authority through the Hebrew prophets and lawgivers, helping to establish the claim that he was the Messiah.
Mine are counsel and advice Mine is strength; I am understanding By me kings reign And lawgivers establish justice .
Written by John David Lewis (Visiting Scholar at the Social Philosophy and Policy Center, Bowling Green State University) Early Greek Lawgivers is a scholarly study of the men who brought and administrated law in early Greek city states.
If one looks up upon entering the building, to be seen overhead in life-size marble statues, are the famed lawgivers of the world.
On the United States Supreme Court's building where a frieze in the east portico depicts Moses, among other historical lawgivers, holding up two tablets, the tablets are blank.
Supreme Court, you can see near the top of the building a row of the world's lawgivers, and each one is facing the one in the middle.
If the lawgivers are deaf to these women's needs the issue is likely to be judged by the International Court in Strasbourg.