Ethics in the Law of Moses: Environmental Welfare

Care for the environment enshrined in the Law

  1. Ethics in the Law of Moses: animal welfare
  2. Ethics in the Law of Moses: Environmental Welfare
  3. Ethics in the Law of Moses: Animal welfare & animal sacrifice
  4. Ethics in the Law of Moses: slavery

The early Hebrews maintained an unparalleled degree of ecological sustainability, since the Law of Moses regulated fruit crops, prohibited certain mixed crops, and required the non-cultivation of the land in the seventh year, enabling the land to recover from human activity. Continue reading “Ethics in the Law of Moses: Environmental Welfare”