Inflation as Larceny in the Heart

By Mark R. Rushdoony
May 31, 2016

Larceny is an antiquated term for theft, and that's exactly what's transpiring under the central banking of the U.S. monetary system. It's so bad that we as citizens would be arrested for counterfeiting, if we did what the Federal government has been doing since the early 20th century.

Take a few minutes right now to listen to Chalcedon president, Mark Rushdoony, discuss the idea behind his father's book "Larceny in the Heart."

Topics: Economics, Socialism, Statism

Mark R. Rushdoony

Mark R. Rushdoony graduated from Los Angeles Baptist College (now The Master’s College) with a B.A. in history in 1975 and was ordained to the ministry in 1995.

He taught junior and senior high classes in history, Bible, civics and economics at a Christian school in Virginia for three years before joining the staff of Chalcedon in 1978. He was the Director of Chalcedon Christian School for 14 years while teaching full time. He also helped tutor all of his children through high school.

In 1998, he became the President of Chalcedon and Ross House Books, and, more recently another publishing arm, Storehouse Press. Chalcedon and its subsidiaries publish many titles plus CDs, mp3s, and an extensive online archive at

He has written scores of articles for Chalcedon’s publications, both the Chalcedon Report and Faith for all of Life. He was a contributing author to The Great Christian Revolution (1991). He has spoken at numerous conferences and churches in the U.S. and abroad.

Mark Rushdoony lives in Vallecito, California, his home of 43 years with his wife of 45 years and his youngest son. He has three married children and nine grandchildren.

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