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An Investigation into the Origin and Meaning of
The Decalogue and an Analysis of its Ethical and
Moral Value as a Code of Conduct in Modern Society
Freethought Press Association
New York 1, N. Y.
To the Memory of
Thomas Alva Edison
Who Were Members of the Organization of
Which I Have The Honor to Be President,
And Whose Encouragement Was a Continual
Source of Inspiration
It has often been said that anything may be proved from the Bible; but before anything can be admitted as proved by the Bible, the Bible itself must be proved to be true; for if the Bible be not true, or the truth of it be doubtful, it ceases to have authority, and cannot be admitted as proof of anything.
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