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By R. J. Rushdoony on May 27, 2023
Antinomian churches, churches which bypass God’s law, have, whether or not they admit it, another god than Jesus Christ....The subject of dominion, of lordship, is basic to the Bible. Can we truly believe in the Bible from cover to cover and deny dominion, law, and lordship?
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Spare-Tire Religion

By R. J. Rushdoony on May 26, 2023
[For] most churchgoers, it is important for them to be acceptable to Christ and to feel as­sured of heaven, but, once they have accepted Christ as Lord and Savior, they give little thought to Him outside of the church. As a result, we have a great deal of formal profession but little practice of Christianity.
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Conspiracies - The Chalcedon Podcast - Ep. 34

By Mark R. Rushdoony, Martin G. Selbrede, Andrea Schwartz on May 24, 2023
Conspiracy theory has played a role in the margins of American society for more than two centuries, but it is now mainstream with the help of the internet and social media and myriads of self-appointed experts. But does the Bible discuss conspiracies? And if so, what should Christians do about it?
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Are National Parks Enforcing a Singular Worldview on Park Visitors? Ep. 236 (guest Bill Potter)

By Andrea G. Schwartz on May 22, 2023
We are used to "approved narratives" in the school house, universities, and the media. Few might suspect that similar revisionist history is being promoted in our National Parks. Bill Potter, a noted historian, shares his experience regarding the pushback from government bureaucrats when God's providential history is shared.
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Rushdoony’s Revolt Against Maturity

By Martin G. Selbrede on May 16, 2023
Psychology: once governed by the scriptures was forfeited to the humanists under the Church’s watch, and the new gatekeepers have radically secularized the discipline. Rushdoony launched a frontal assault on their hegemony in his 1977 work on psychology, “Revolt Against Maturity,” while equally critiquing the current Christian approaches and providing a way forward for God’s dominion man.
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Freedom or Slavery?

By R. J. Rushdoony on May 15, 2023
Slavery is defined as a property right in the labor of other men. If you own a slave, it means that he must work for you. Very obviously, through taxation, civil government now owns about half of us, and this means that we are half slaves, whatever else we may call ourselves.
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How Should Believers Prepare for the Collapse of Humanism? Ep. 235 (guest Peter Allison)

By Andrea G. Schwartz on May 15, 2023
Rushdoony often wrote about the coming collapse of humanism with its institutions and policies. What should Christians do? How should we prepare? Today’s guest, Peter Allison, shares practical areas where Christians must create parallel economies for the sake of Christ’s Kingdom.
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A Necessary Partner

By Andrea G. Schwartz on May 11, 2023
When Ephesians (and elsewhere) tells husbands to love their wives as Christ loves the church, it doesn’t include belittling, sidelining, or relegating them to a second tier status. Clearly, that is not what Christ did and does with His church.

Security in the Slave State

By Mark R. Rushdoony on July 18, 2013
The importance of the concept of Liberty is that it is the means by which man can best serve God.
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Is the Idea of Unconditional Love Heretical? Ep. 234

By Andrea G. Schwartz, Charles H. Roberts on May 08, 2023
There are many “truths” that Christians believe which sound right but are not taught in the Bible. One such “truth” is “God loves unconditionally, and so should we.” Is that true? Listen in as we discuss it!