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Essay #4: General Principles

God acted.  “In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth”.  Genesis 1:1 God created man in God’s image.  “And God said, Let us make man in our image“.  Genesis 1:26a God instructed man to “be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth and subdue it”.  Genesis 1:28b God specifically command man to act.  “And […]

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Essay #3: The Starting Point

  Man knows nothing apart from the Bible. What can the Bible teach us about economics?  In fact, it does teach about economics because the Bible is the primary source of knowledge.  The study of economics does not belong to man, nor does the study of anything else.  Knowledge belongs to God.  God has chosen […]

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Essay #2: The Problem (Part II)

2 There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death. – Proverbs 14:2 Unregenerate man has a problem.  If he rejects the God of the Bible and the Bible as God’s revelation to man, then he is stuck with himself.  David W. Norris, The Big Picture: The […]

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The Socialist Commandments – Health Care is a Right not a Privilege

“I am the Lord, and there is none else, there is no God beside me” Isaiah 45:5 “For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse:” Romans 1:20 The […]

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Woe to You Who Call Evil Good and Good Evil

  “Thou shalt not steal”  Exodus 20:15 “If a soul sin and commit a trespass against the Lord…in a thing taken by violence…(v.4) Then it shall be, because he hath sinned, and is guilty, he shall restore what he has taken away violently”  Leviticus 6:2-4 The world that rejects the Bible, rejects God and stands […]

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Fundamentals of Economics

Essay #1: The Problem

  The study of any subject must start with something. The study of economics is the investigation of human action. Why do we act?  Because God command us to do so in Genesis 1:28: 28 And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and […]

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The Worker in the Field

“Is it not lawful for me to do what I will with mine own? Is thine eye evil, because I am good?” Matthew 20:15 The principle of Matthew 20 is clear.  The husbandman of the vineyard employed those who were willing to work for the wages they agreed to.  And that is a good thing. […]

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The Fundamental Economist

There is a void that needs to be filled. The Fundamental Economist is an attempt to fill that void. Between the Bible and the study of economics is a gap. One does not recognize the other. If the field of economics recognizes the Bible, they do so in a haphazard way; denying the literal and […]

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It is really hard to discuss who I am. Why does it matter? Read the blog. Agree with it or criticize it. Think about it or simply walk away. My responsibility is to elucidate the principle of economics from God’s Word. Why do this? Because I believe that the subject is not being addressed. Bible […]