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Essay #32 The Accursed Thing: Part I

The beginning of the end for Jericho starts with a theophany. “And it came to pass, when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted up his eyes and looked, and, behold, there stood a man over against him with his sword drawn in his hand: and Joshua went unto him, and said unto him, Art […]

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Essay #26 Abraham to Moses

Abraham encountered the children of Heth in Genesis 23.  This society  developed  principles of property and established a means recognizing and enforcing the rights of property owners.  From scripture we surmise their commerce was one of respect and open to all who would participate. This is the beginning modern economics. Our direct knowledge of the […]