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By April 24, 2006

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The Religion Book: Places, Prophets, Saints, and Seers Book of the Day: The Religion Book: Places, Prophets, Saints, and Seers, by Jim Willis. Publisher: Visible Ink Press.

The laws in most liberal, democratic nations are human laws - that is to say, they are self-consciously human creations for human needs in a human society. There was a time, though, when laws were treated as having divine origins, and there are people today who would like to change society into something which is once again regulated by God's laws - or, at least, their interpretation of God's laws.

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