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Single Idea 19941

[catalogued under 22. Metaethics / A. Value / 2. Values / c. Love]

Full Idea

Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.

Gist of Idea

Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself

Source

Anon (Lev) (03: Book of Leviticus [c.700 BCE], 19.18)

A Reaction

Most Christians think Jesus originated this thought. Interestingly, this precedes Socrates, who taught a similar idea.

Book Reference

'The Bible', ed/tr. the Church [Collins 1950], p.64