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Pablo’s employer knows his immigration status, but operates with a “don’t ask/don’t tell” policy when it comes to such questions about his workers. The Old Testament seems to be heavily rule-based—after all, it’s called “the Law and the Prophets”—and so seems ethically deontological. Auld, 'Awareness during surgery', Lancet 2 (1961), p. 1394. He was getting ready to leave Ephesus, and in chapter 20, you don't need to look it up.

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