Tag Archives: God

The Confessions

The Confessions of St. Aurelius Augustine In thirteen books Book I I. 1 You are great, O Lord, and greatly praiseworthy: great is Your strength and Your wisdom is beyond numeration. Man wishes to praise You, a part of Your … Continue reading

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Biblical Monarchy

Those who consider pure democracy to be the best form of government are often encouraged by I Samuel 8, wherein the Israelites ask for a king, and God says: “Hearken to the voice of the people in all that they … Continue reading

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De Natura Deorum

The Nature of the Gods M. Tullius Cicero II. 150 How truly apt and how helpful a hand of many skills has nature given man!  For the easy contraction and extension of the fingers takes pain in no motion because … Continue reading

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