The Living Commandments

by John Shelby Spong

John Shelby Spong was Episcopal Bishop of Newark, New Jersey. Among his bestselling books are Rescuing the Bible from Fundamentalism, Resurrection: Myth or Reality?, and Why Christianity Must Change or Die: A Bishop Speaks to Believers in Exile. He retired in early 2,000 to become a lecturer at Harvard University.

This book was published by Seabury Press, New York, in 1977.


(ENTIRE BOOK) The author examines the history and context of the Ten Commandments, and suggests their relevance in today’s world.