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Lies have saved lives, they have preserved relationships, and every day they save hurt feelings.
Why should any child be commanded to honor, without further basis, parents who became parents by accident—who didn’t even plan to have a child?
“Honor your children” would have been a compassionate commandment.
Commandments six through nine—thou shalt not kill, commit adultery, steal or bear false witness—obviously have merit, but even they need extensive revision.
To kill in self-defense is regrettable, but it is certainly morally defensible, eminently sensible conduct.
So is the administration of a shot or medication that will end life for the terminally ill patient who wishes to die.