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MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 4

In MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 3, we considered the Christian nature of the American experiment of government. In that post, I argued that Christians must work to make certain their government reflects their values. Nevertheless, government … Continue reading

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COULD YOU RUN A LAP FOR ME? — PART 3

Here we continue the telling of the story of Petrus and Rona. COULD YOU RUN A LAP FOR ME? — PART 1 COULD YOU RUN A LAP FOR ME? — PART 2 AS TOLD BY THE KING’S CHIEF GUARD TO HIS GRANDSON … Continue reading

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SOME RANDOM THOUGHTS — a reblog

When I wrote WORSHIP OF THE GOD OF STUFF — A reblog, I got an interesting comment that inspired this reblog. It reminded me that some smart people who really should know better cannot figure out the difference between the government dole … Continue reading

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MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 1

The comments on OF TWISTED WORDS => SOCIAL CONTRACT took an unexpected twist. I received a very interesting response to these words at the tail end of this comment. When we have a choice between God and Caesar, for the sake of our salvation and … Continue reading

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OF TWISTED WORDS => SOCIAL CONTRACT

When I visited Wikipedia to see what they had to say about the expression “Social contract,” I discovered that the denizens there don’t seem too happy with their own article. Perhaps that is because the article makes it clear that the expression … Continue reading

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