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Similarly, buyers who conspire or tell others to underbid the just price are sinning against justice.
Surely the idea of marriage is the creation of children and those that have children outside marriage are sinning against God's law just as surely as a divorce.
But we do well to remember that his principal point--divine retribution because of man's sinning against God and his commandments--is a major truth of the Judaeo- Christian tradition.