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Wednesday, June 26

Can Civilization Thrive Without a Shared Moral Foundation?

Can a civilization truly thrive without a shared moral foundation? Join us as we explore this fascinating question with the thought-provoking insights of Rabbi Daniel Lapin, who brings an unparalleled perspective on the intersection of faith, culture, and civilization. Recorded at the ProFamily Legislators Conference, this episode connects the dots between pivotal historical events, like the Fort Hood shooting in 2009 and the Battle of Lepanto in 1571, to the complex issues of our contemporary world. Rabbi Lapin challenges the standard evolutionary biology narrative by asserting that language is a divine gift from Genesis and examines how biblical principles have been instrumental in shaping advanced societies, highlighting unique aspects of Judeo-Christian civilization, from hygiene practices to governance. Rabbi Lapin does not shy away from controversy as he tackles the inherent conflicts between different cultural and religious moral frameworks, with a critical focus on Islam's historical spread through conquest. By drawing parallels between ideological clashes of the 20th century, such as those involving Nazism and Communism, he underscores the difficulty of achieving peaceful coexistence without a common moral foundation. Through compelling examples and historical analysis, Rabbi Lapin discusses how divergent moral matrices foster conflict and examines real-world borders like the serene United States-Canada line versus the fraught India-Pakistan divide. Don't miss this compelling and thought-provoking discussion that promises to challenge your viewpoints and inspire deep reflection. Support the Show.

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The WallBuilders Show is a daily journey to examine today's issues from a Biblical, Historical and Constitutional perspective. Featured guests include elected officials, experts, activists, authors, and commentators.

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