How would the modern world, with all its cultural diversity and zeal for growth and innovation, function if all we had as guiding principles were the rules, laws and injunctions from the bible?
How would you deal with issues such as the following?
1) Infertility therapies that call for self-service, sperm/egg donation
2) Therapies that call for organ transplant, blood donation
3) Disputes between nations over natural resources
4) Disputes in business
5) The charging of interest on loans
6) Deal with aggressive individuals or nations
etc, etc, etc.