Many Catholics Practice The Ten Commandments

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Many Catholics practice the Ten Commandments. Which are “I am the LORD your God, you shall worship the Lord your God and Him only shall you serve, you shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain, remember to keep holy the Sabbath day, honor your father and your mother, you shall not kill, you shall not commit adultery, you shall not steal, you shall not bear false witness against your neighbor, you shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, and you shall not covet your neighbor’s goods.” The 10th commandment “You shall not covet your neighbor’s goods” forbids the wanting to or taking of someone else’s property along with the 7th commandment. The 7th commandment condemns theft and the feelings of envy, greed, and jealousy in reaction to what other people have. Catholicism was one of the principal religions during this time period, therefore they should have executed these 10 commands.

Nowadays, we have modernized banks many in trust their money in. The banks lends money to customers at a higher rate than they pay to depositors or than they borrow it. The difference, known as the margin is kept by the bank. For example, if a bank pays 1% interest on deposits they may charge 6% interest on loans grossing 5% for themselves. Moreover, bank employees from Wells Fargo secretly opened unauthorized accounts to hit sales targets and receive bonuses. Not only is this identity theft, however, it shines even more light on how the love of money is the root of all evil. Lastly, banks…
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