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Paul and the Muzzling of the Ox

“You shall not muzzle an ox while it is treading out the grain” (Deut 25:4 NRSV). This Deuteronomic law was designed to help Israel acknowledge that life, even animal life, was precious to God and should be treated with respect. … Continue reading

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