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  • The 10th Commandment, Tony Kushner, and Me

    By Salvador Litvak

    January 29, 2014 | 6:35 pm

    The Ten Commandments prohibit murder with just two words, while the prohibition on coveting includes fifteen. The no-coveting rule is also the 10th Commandment - the climax of God's revelation at Sinai. It's surprising because we all covet; we can't help it. So why did God make a...

  • Carpenter Parents Step Up for Kids

    By David Finnigan

    May 27, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    You can hear envy in the voice of Los Angeles City Councilwoman Wendy Greuel. It is a subtle envy but one well known to certain parents in Studio City who, like Greuel and her family, live next to, but not in, "The Promised Land."

    "We're actually just outside the boundary of...

  • How Green is My Envy?

    By Marlene Adler Marks

    December 10, 1998 | 7:00 pm

    When my daughter, Samantha, was 6, I got a call from our synagogue's Hebrew-school principal.

    "Do you have a Christmas tree?" DiDi asked.

    "Is that a serious question?"

    "Samantha says you do. She told the class today that you have a Christmas tree and that it's right near the fireplace,"...

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