Monthly Archives: October 2013

Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Cost of Discipleship

Christian Thinkers “All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing.” ~Edmund Burke Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906–1945) was born into an aristocratic family. His father was an eminent psychiatrist, who taught at the University of … Continue reading

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The Folly of Rehoboam and the Folly of Obama

“The mis-leader [seducer] … makes an idol of himself and his office and … thus mocks God.” ~Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1933) I’m guessing you don’t know who Rehoboam is. Someone like Thoreau would’ve known. Because Thoreau read the Bible as literature. … Continue reading

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Bully in Chief

“I would rather be a little nobody than to be an evil somebody.” ~Abraham Lincoln Obama has never been in a great physical battle, never fought on the frontlines, never felt his heart racing in fear that this might be … Continue reading

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Economics 011: For Those Needing a Prerequisite

$16,700,000,000,000 Debt Is No Childish Squabble “There are two ways to conquer and enslave a country. One is by the sword. The other is by debt.” ~John Adams Economics is not my field. It may have been the discipline of … Continue reading

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Is Obama the Antichrist?

“… a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma …” ~Winston Churchill (referring to Russia) Well, that’s a provocative question: Is Obama the Antichrist? To which I don’t have the answer.

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