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Degrees of Benevolence

Modern liberals have basically run amok with the Christian notion of Love, turning it into a radical leveling or egalitarian creed disconnected from other salutary virtues such as Duty or Justice. 1,703 more words

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Alternative Phrase for Infants

I usually keep posts related to Liturgical matters confined to the River Thames Beach Party (RTBP) blog. However, since the following essay is basically a continuation of ‘ 95 more words


Cummins' Lost Evangelicals

The Rev. George D. Cummins (former assisting-bishop of Kentucky for the Protestant Episcopal Church , then, first Bishop of the Reformed Episcopal Church in New York ) gives something of a retrospect of the Book of Common Prayer respecting the ‘germs of Romanism’ or sacerdotalism therein. 1,007 more words


First Principles: The Establishment Clause Served to Prevent A National Church

“The real object of the Amendment was, not to countenance, much less advance Mahommedianism, or Judaism, or infidelity, by prostrating Christianity; but to exclude all rivalry among Christian sects, and to prevent any national ecclesiastical establishment, which should give to an hierarchy the exclusive patronage of the national government.”   214 more words

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