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Q & A #52 with Martin Selbrede (September 30, 2018)

​Chalcedon's Vice President, Martin Selbrede, fields questions from supporters on Facebook Live every Sunday at 2:00 pm Central Time, on the Chalcedon Facebook page. This session is from 9-30-18.​

Martin G. Selbrede
  • Martin G. Selbrede
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00:00:40 - Discerning the difference between literal and figurative in Scripture—especially in Genesis.

00:08:49 - Is it Biblical to forbid a spouse from testifying against the other spouse?

00:12:43 - How is a just penalty assessed for slander where a fraudulent slander leads to damaging the reputation of another?

00:16:47 - Putting God’s statutes and laws to simple music for the instruction of children.

00:23:06 - Comments on the parapet law (Deut. 22:8)

00:27:41 - Explanation of the statistic that only 2% of abuse allegations are false.

00:38:22 - Should we always believe the woman in an abuse allegation?

00:42:20 - Are mortgage loans Biblical in light of our unbiblical monetary system?

00:45:20 - Are Christians averse to Christian Reconstruction on exegetical grounds?

Martin G. Selbrede
  • Martin G. Selbrede

Martin is the senior researcher for Chalcedon’s ongoing work of Christian scholarship, along with being the senior editor for Chalcedon’s publications, Arise & Build and The Chalcedon Report. He is considered a foremost expert in the thinking of R.J. Rushdoony. A sought-after speaker, Martin travels extensively and lectures on behalf of Christian Reconstruction and the Chalcedon Foundation. He is also an accomplished musician and composer.

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