the state

S1E23 – Defy Tyrants (Interview with Pastor Trewhella)

Part I: Law of the Day – “When you reap the harvest of your land, you shall not reap your field right up to its edge, neither shall you gather the gleanings after your harvest. And you shall not strip your vineyard bare, neither shall you gather the fallen grapes of your vineyard. You shall…

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S1E22 – Minimum Wage Laws

Part I: Law of the Day – “You shall not oppress your neighbor or rob him. The wages of a hired worker shall not remain with you all night until the morning.” (Lev. 19:13) Part II: An analysis and critique of the minimum wage changes proposed by Governor Wolf of Pennsylvania  As always, if you have…

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S1E21 – Stewardship of the Earth and Climate Change

Part I: Law of the Day – “If you come across a bird’s nest in any tree or on the ground, with young ones or eggs and the mother sitting on the young or on the eggs, you shall not take the mother with the young. You shall let the mother go, but the young…

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S1E20 – Holding Rulers Accountable (Lex Rex Part 11)

Part I: Law of the Day – “If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who will not obey the voice of his father or the voice of his mother, and, though they discipline him, will not listen to them, then his father and his mother shall take hold of him and bring him…

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S1E19 – Defending Against Oppression (Lex Rex Part 10)

Part I: Law of the Day – “You shall not revile God, nor curse a ruler of your people.” (Ex. 22:28) Part II: We continue walking through the book Lex Rex, by Samuel Rutherford. In chapter twenty, we consider whether people may defend themselves against oppression. In chapter twenty-one, we look at whether the people…

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