Monthly Archives: April 2011

All Hail the Protestants Part 7: One Nation Under God

“The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.”
— Thomas Jefferson Continue reading

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All Hail the Protestants Part 6: Born in the USA

However Christians today feel about the specific creeds and doctrines of Calvinism, most historians, even many Calvinist apologists, concede that Calvin’s theocracy in Geneva was an example of totalitarian repression, not a model of God’s Divine Government. Continue reading

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All Hail the Protestants Part 5: In God We Trust

John Calvin may have been given credit the foundation of the hardworking American ethos. But he taught God’s truth by bad example. Continue reading

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