What does God really want from us? How can the rules and prohibitions in the Commandments be viewed as positive principles on how we should live our lives?
We discussed the Commandments in these 10 sessions. Presentations were by David Monyak.
Broken Tablets : Restoring the Ten Commandments and Ourselves. Ed. by: Rachel S. Mikva. Introduction by Lawrence Kushner. Afterword by Arnold Jacob Wolf. Jewish Lights Pub; 1999
Do We Still Need the Ten Commandments? : A Fresh Look at God's Laws of Love & Changing Perspectives. John H. Timmerman. Augsburg Fortress. 1997.
Commandments of Compassion. James F. Keenan. Sheed and Ward. 1999
Exodus. (Interpretation. A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching.) Terence E. Fretheim, John Knox Press, Louisville, 1991
The Book of Exodus. Walter Brueggemann. In: The New Interpreter’s Bible, Volume I. Abingdon Press, Nashville, 1994
The JPS Torah Commentary. Exodus. Nahum M. Sarna. The Jewish Publication Society. Philadelphia, 1991
The Book of Exodus. A Critical, Theological Commentary. The Old Testament Library. Brevard S. Childs. Westminster Press, Louisville, 1974