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Restitution, Usury, and Opportunity Cost (ST II-II.62 and I-II.105.2)

Ought restitution to restore, not only a good owed, but also compensate for any opportunity cost the owner of the good may have suffered while deprived of his possessions? 1,379 more words

The Accidental Usurer (ST II-II.78.2)

Imagine an acquaintance of yours—say, a friend of a friend—is in need of a quick $1000, and so he asks you for a loan, which you are happy to give interest free (because you’re a good Thomist). 292 more words

Matthew 25:1-30 Feb 5 (KJV/NKJV Comparison)

There are many words in the English language that mean basically the same thing. They are called synonyms. Merriam-Webster states a synonym is “one of two or more words or expressions of the same language that have the same or nearly the same meaning in some or all senses.” The goal of the translator is to choose the best word to define the original language word despite the many different synonyms that could be chosen. 766 more words

GEOENGINEERING 101 : photo proof of massive Chemtrailing Operation & Weather Weaponization in our own back yards.

j. Tremaine

2017 South Jersey, USA . These Photos should look familiar to all Americans.  Over 5,000 aircraft are involved on a daily basis, in the US, spraying us like bugs. 305 more words


Payday Lending 1850s-Style

By Eilene Lyon

Ridiculously expensive loans are certainly not a modern phenomenon.  They probably began with the invention of the monetary concept.  I’ll give you two clams today; you’ll give me three clams tomorrow. 641 more words