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The Federalist Papers, No. 19 – The Same Subject Continued (The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union)

The Same Subject Continued (The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union) For the Independent Journal Saturday, December 8, 1787 By: James Madison with Alexander Hamilton       In addition to the old confederacies, we here will … Continue reading

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The Federalist Papers, No. 18 – The Same Subject Continued (The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union)

The Same Subject Continued (The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union) For the New York Packet Friday, December 7, 1787 By: James Madison with Alexander Hamilton       Madison and Hamilton now discuss some of the … Continue reading

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On The Sermon on the Mount (394) – 2

Thanks for reading this latest installment from my current project of reading (and blogging) through Augustine’s works. This book is one of Augustine’s longer early works at around 240 pages. This book is simply his exposition of The Sermon on … Continue reading

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The Federalist Papers, No. 17 – The Same Subject Continued (The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union)

The Same Subject Continued (The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union) For the Independent Journal Wednesday, December 5, 1787 By: Alexander Hamilton   In some respects, I can see that his first sentence below still rings true. … Continue reading

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The Federalist Papers, No. 16 – The Same Subject Continued (The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union)

The Same Subject Continued (The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union) From the New York Packet Tuesday, December 4, 1787 By: Alexander Hamilton   Hamilton here points out that when members of the Union, or States, get … Continue reading

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Jerome (386) on Paul’s Jerusalem Offering

Only they would that we should remember the poor; the same which I also was eager to do. – Galatians 2:10 The holy poor, care of whom was specially committed to Paul and Barnabas by the apostles, are those believers … Continue reading

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On The Sermon on the Mount (394) – 1

Thanks for reading this latest installment from my current project of reading (and blogging) through Augustine’s works. This book is one of Augustine’s longer early works at around 240 pages. This book is simply his exposition of The Sermon on … Continue reading

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