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Editorial

The Inferior Nature of Taxpayer Education

How is the quality of education improved? There is only one way improving the quality, availability and cost of any economic good and that is through the voluntary interaction between of individual suppliers and individual consumers. Consequently, the only way to improve the quality of education, while simultaneously increasing the availability and decreasing the cost […]

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law Property

Essay #24: The Import of Sarah’s Tomb

From God’s Word, we know: God created the world (property) and all that is in it and gave it to man to use for man’s best interest and God’s glory. God instructed Adam to be “fruitful, multiply, replenish, have dominion”. Man’s disobeyed God by eating from the tree of life.  Sin permeates and corrupts the […]

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law Property

Essay #23 Law, Property and Sarah’s Tomb

Moving forward in the timeline we see more examples of man obeying God’s command to be “fruitful, multiple, replenish and subdue”.  The genealogies of Genesis show that the individuals that received the direct command, Adam and Noah, were still living when their descendants fulfilled the command.  It is reasonable to assume that the command was […]

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Property

Essay #21: Sarah’s Tomb (Part II)

    God has promised the land of Canaan to Abraham and his descendants, but Abraham addresses the children of Heth, who are living is the particular area within Canaan, asking them to provide a place for Sarah’s burial. It is important to review the history of the land and God’s direction to mankind before […]

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Property

Essay #20: Sarah’s Tomb

“I am a stranger and a sojourner with you: give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight”. Genesis 23:4 Sarah has died.  Abraham wants to be respectful of his wife and bury her, but he has a problem.  He is a stranger in the […]

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Fundamentals of Economics

Property, Labor and Ingenuity: General Principle #6

“…and there was not a man to till the ground.” – Genesis 2:5 God created the heavens and the earth, but there was no man to “till the ground”.  God created man, among other reasons, to labor in His garden and care for it.  Not only to care for it, but to “be fruitful, multiply, […]

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Fundamentals of Economics

Essay #5:General Principles (Part II)

God acted in creation with a definite purpose of glorifying His nature and loving character “   Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honour and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created.” Revelation (4:20), “For God so loved the world, that he gave […]

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Fundamentals of Economics

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 […]