Comandments of dating

‡ More recent translations assert that "take" may be more accurate than "covet." * The "Talmudic Division" is the grouping used by modern Judaism, and dates back to the third century.

The "Philonic Division", dating back to the first century, is taken from the texts of Philo and Josephus.

So, you want to embark on a casual, no-strings attached relationship?

Just sex, no emotional commitment; get in, get off, get out.

Judaism generally recognizes that Christians and Moslems worship the same G-d that we do and those who follow the tenets of their religions can be considered righteous in the eyes of G-d.

Contrary to popular belief, Judaism does not maintain that Jews are better than other people.

) Another traditional story suggests that G-d chose the Jewish nation because they were the lowliest of nations, and their success would be attributed to G-d's might rather than their own ability.

†† Some within Judaism state that this is a reference to kidnapping, whereas Leviticus is the Biblical reference forbidding the stealing of chattel.

This interpretation is based on the Talmudical hermeneutic known as davar ha-lamed me-inyano (literally 'something proved by the context'); in this context, it is argued, that this must refer to a capital offense similar to the previous two commandments.

Commandment #1: Thou Shall Not Fall in Love This relationship yields a different kind of happy ending.

You shouldn’t be expecting prince charming to come rescue you on a white horse; you should expect someone hung like a horse that makes you come (hopefully).