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#33 The Accursed Thing Part II

“But the children of Israel committed a trespass in the accursed thing: for Achan, the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took of the accursed thing: and the anger of the Lord was kindled against the children of Israel.” (Deuteronomy 7:1) As God had said […]

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Essay #25 Civil Order and the Children of Heth

Heth is 3rd generation post-flood.  His descendants in Genesis 23 had developed an orderly economic system.  By establishing private property and laws to protect private property, the Hethites were able to buy and sell property without fear of theft. Removing theft from the concern allows for a fruitful civilization.  Instead of devoting energy to being […]