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'''Judeo-Christian''' (or '''Judaeo-Christian''', sometimes written as '''Judæo-Christian''') is a term used to describe the body of concepts and values which are thought to be held in common by [[Judaism]] and adapted by [[Christianity]], and typically considered (sometimes along with [[classical antiquity|classical]] [[Greco-Roman]] civilization) a fundamental basis for [[Western world|Western]] [[legal code]]s and [[moral value]]s. In particular, the term refers to the common [[Old Testament]]/[[Tanakh]] (which is a basis of both moral traditions, including particularly the [[Ten Commandments]]); and implies a [[common set of values present in the modern Western World]]. The term has been criticized by some for suggesting more commonality than may actually exist. '''Judeo-Christian''' (or '''Judaeo-Christian''', sometimes written as '''Judæo-Christian''') is a term used to describe the body of concepts and values which are thought to be held in common by [[Judaism]] and adapted by [[Christianity]], and typically considered (sometimes along with [[classical antiquity|classical]] [[Greco-Roman]] civilization) a fundamental basis for [[Western world|Western]] [[legal code]]s and [[moral value]]s. In particular, the term refers to the common [[Old Testament]]/[[Tanakh]] (which is a basis of both moral traditions, including particularly the [[Ten Commandments]]); and implies a [[common set of values present in the modern Western World]]. The term has been criticized by some for suggesting more commonality than may actually exist.
Compare with [[Ebionites]] and [[Judaizers]]. Compare with [[Ebionites]] and [[Judaizers]].
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Judeo-Christian (or Judaeo-Christian, sometimes written as Judæo-Christian) is a term used to describe the body of concepts and values which are thought to be held in common by Judaism and adapted by Christianity, and typically considered (sometimes along with classical Greco-Roman civilization) a fundamental basis for Western legal codes and moral values. In particular, the term refers to the common Old Testament/Tanakh (which is a basis of both moral traditions, including particularly the Ten Commandments); and implies a common set of values present in the modern Western World. The term has been criticized by some for suggesting more commonality than may actually exist.

Compare with Ebionites and Judaizers.



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