Ancient Liberty

From First Thoughts
One thing critics of ancient cultures often miss is how easy “freedom” and “liberty” were to achieve in the ancient world and how hard order was to maintain.One could curse the . . . . Continue Reading »

On Liberty

From First Thoughts
Let us assume that liberty is: “every man doing what is right in his own eyes.”If that is liberty, then liberty is not an absolute good for a Biblical Christian.Let us try a more careful . . . . Continue Reading »

A Simple Error

From First Thoughts
If you oppose a government program, someone will suggest that you “hate” the people on the receiving end of the government largesse.Surely, however, it is a simple minded error to assume . . . . Continue Reading »