The Bible Says to Love Your Neighbor as Yourself. But What Does Neighbor Mean?

The answer hasn’t always been clear.

December 16, 2015 | Philologos
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A depiction of the parable of the Good Samaritan from the 6th-century Rossano Gospels. Wikimedia.

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