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This is the class page for registrants of the Biblical Principles of Government class taking place at Gatetree Baptist Church from September 18th to November 27th.

Here you will find the raw audio of each week’s lecture, which will usually be uploaded on Tuesday.

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Bonus Article

Strategy for Change

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The IPS 3000 Word Challenge

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Question of the Week

No more questions, but think about what you will do now that you have completed this course?  What actions will you take?  What will you give (time, talents, or treasures)?  How will you keep learning?

Final Class: November 27th, 2017



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Week One: 1.1-2.4

Week Two: 3.1-3.6

Week Three: 3.7-4.4

Week Four: 6.1-6.2 & 7.1-7.2

Week Five: 5.1

Week Six: 5.2

Week Seven: 5.2

Week Eight: 8.1-8.6

Week One: If our rights come from God, can we voluntarily give them up? If so, what does this imply?

Week Two: No Question

Week Three: Is it ethically permissible to accept stolen property?

Week Four: No Question

Week Five: Is it ethically permissible to accept or receive stolen property?

Week Six: List the top five root causes of America’s decline.

Week Seven: No Question

Week Eight: No Question

Week 2

  • Darwin on Trial by Phillip E. Johnson
    The Law by Frederic Bastiat
  • Christian Manifesto by Francis A. Schaeffer
    Law & Liberty by R.J. Rushdoony

Week 3

  • Making of America by W. Cleon Skousen
  • Whatever Happened to Justice by Richard J. Maybury

Week 4

  • Biblical Economics by R.C. Sproul, Jr.
  • Free to Choose by Milton Friedman
  • Creature from Jekyll Island by G. Edward Griffin

Week 5 & 6

  • Penny Candy by Richard J. Maybury
  • I, Pencil by Leonard E. Read
  • Money Mystery by Richard J. Maybury
  • Capitalism for Kids by Karl Hess
  • Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx
  • Wait Till It’s Free by Colin Gunn

Week 7

  • Bringing in the Sheaves by George Grant
  • Poverty Cure & Poverty, Inc. by Acton Institute
  • The Tragedy of American Compassion by Marvin Olasky
  • Can the War on Poverty be Won? by the Institute for Principle Studies

Week 8

  • The Federalist Papers edited by Mary E. Webster
  • The Anti-Federalist Papers edited by Ralph Ketcham
  • The 5000 Year Leap by W. Cleon Skousen
  • The Myth of the Robber Barons by Burt W. Folsom, Jr.
  • The Bulletproof George Washington by David Barton
  • The Real Lincoln by Thomas J. DiLorenzo
  • Lincoln Unmasked by Thomas J. DiLorenzo
  • Hamilton’s Curse by Thomas J. DiLorenzo
  • The Thousand Year War in the Mideast by Richard J. Maybury
  • World War I by Richard J. Maybury
  • World War II by Richard J. Maybury
  • The Biblical Philosophy of History by R.J. Rushdoony
  • Rebel’s Keep, King’s Arrow, & Duncan’s War by Douglas Bond
  • America’s Providential History by Dr. Mark A. Beliles & Stephen K. McDowell
  • The Chronology of the Old Testament by Dr. Floyd Nolen Jones
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