It was all so disgustingly vulgar to a Greco-Roman culture that had not the slightest qualms about saying that some — indeed most — people were naturally inferior.
Pagans came by this notion honestly, because the whole conception of human beings as “equal” owes its entire existence to the Judeo-Christian tradition and absolutely nothing else. It is pure mysticism based solely and exclusively on Genesis and related biblical texts. (Christian Sanity)
Wednesday, April 30, 2008
“hold these truths to be self-evident"
This is a very interesting article by Mark Shea. Here is a quote...