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Rushdoony on the Doctrine of the Holy Spirit, from “Systematic Theology” (Part 4)

The Spirit and Bezaleel [I]t is definitely not enough to hold to a unified view of man’s nature, although such a view is true. It is necessary to say that man is a creature, but this too is not enough. … Continue reading

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Rushdoony on “The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit,” from Systematic Theology (Part 3)

The Spirit of Jubilee When a man sees himself as made of two or three different substances, i.e., mind and body, or, mind, body, and soul or spirit, the consequences are serious. In his moral struggles, he can then reserve … Continue reading

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Rushdoony on “The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit,” from Systematic Theology (Part 2)

The Spirit and the Kingdom The free will advocates have reduced God to a beggar at man’s door, pleading with man to allow Him to enter. Such a view in effect makes man ultimate, or god. Others so insist on … Continue reading

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Rushdoony on “The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit,” from Systematic Theology (Part 1)

This is the first in a series of excerpts giving R. J. Rushdoony’s views on the person of the Holy Spirit. The Holy Ghost is God, so Christians should know Him and love well. The Giver of Life Without agreeing … Continue reading

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To the Churches That Send Messengers to the Field of Cyberspace:

I, Juan, your brother and companion in the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ, was in the city that is called McAllen for the word of God and for the testimony of Jesus Christ. This Lord’s Day I was in … Continue reading

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HOME EDUCATION: FAMILY COVENANT

[E]ducation is not simply delivery of information, it is a lifestyle; and a lifestyle that places the child outside of the family – even if it is a formally Christian school – is a compromise that must be made in … Continue reading

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Christian Schools: Necessary and Viable

I believe that the Christian Schools will triumph and will educate all America in terms of God’s word and requirement. I believe that we shall see a steady stepping-up of the teaching, so that, in due time, the content will … Continue reading

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PUBLIC SCHOOLS: THE CHEAP BUT COSTLY WAY

After more than a hundred years of universal public education, we can say that it nowhere resembles the Utopian vision that drove its proponents to create it. It has not produced the morally improved human being the Unitarians insisted it … Continue reading

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Rushdoony and the Covenant in Education Part 5 (Succession)

In the name of God, Amen. We whose names are under-written, the loyal subjects of our dread sovereign Lord, King James, by the grace of God, of Great Britain, France, and Ireland King, Defender of the Faith, etc. Having undertaken, … Continue reading

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Rushdoony and the Covenant in Education Part 4 (Sanctions)

Abraham was instructed to bring five different types of animals: a three-year-old heifer, a three-year-old female goat, a three-year old ram, a turtledove, and a young pigeon. They were cut in half, and the halves being separated, were placed in … Continue reading

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