19: Ashley Madison, Pornography, and Persecution
This week Dustin challenged Colin on whether the Ashley Madison hack was moral. Colin then went all theonomy on him and set him straight. After that we talked about porn, and then John had some final thoughts on persecution, from his sermon.
- “Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them.” Ephesians 5:11
- The Shaking and Translating of Heaven and Earth (John Owen, Complete Works, Sermon V)
The Ministry Industrial Complex, the eschatology of defeat, and the threat of AHA (Abolition of Human Abortion.) Is theonomy dead? The term general equity. Statism vs. the Christian doctrine of humanity and the priesthood of the believer. The Sabbath as a day of worship a modern construct.
The Secret History of Romance
We are all familiar with the concept of romantic, or courtly, love. But do we understand where the concept comes from and what it means? In today’s Monstrous Regiment, Suzannah Rowntree and Stephen C. Perks take us on a fascinating journey through history, eschatology, literature, and scripture, as they explore various views of courtly love and and the underlying ideas that have shaped our modern understanding of romance.
18: Abortion and Planned Parenthood
This week we decided to chat on the topic of abortion, due to the recent focus on Planned Parenthood in the news.
- Gary North’s letter to Paul Hill (abortion doctor killer)