Recently I’ve been reading through Jeremiah, which is full of God’s accusations against his chosen people and warnings of coming judgment. Right at the beginning of the book, God establishes that the whole nation has been corrupted by idolatry, false trust in foreign powers, and oppression and injustice toward the most vulnerable. 966 more words
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What is LIBERTY?
1. Freedom; exemption from extraneous control. The power of the will, in its moral freedom, to follow the dictates of its unrestricted choice, and to direct the external acts of the individual without restraint, coercion, or control from other persons.( 888 more words
It is challenging, for many different reasons, to engage with documents like this one. Some may easily dismiss it, finding it so far removed from their personal experience that they feel it couldn’t possibly be true, despite abundant proofs to the contrary. 551 more words