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Causes For the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

By | June 29, 2013

From “The Caesars” by Thomas de Quincey In the first place, we may observe that the people of Rome in that age were generally more corrupt by many degrees than has been usually supposed possible. The effect of revolutionary times, to relax all modes of moral obligation, and to unsettle the moral sense, has been well and philosophically… Read More »

By | May 22, 2013

Quotes from “A Cry For Justice” by Jeff Crippen and Anna Wood   “Lord, you know the hopes of the helpless. Surely you will hear their cries and comfort them. You will bring justice to the orphans and the oppressed, so mere people can no longer terrify them.” Psalm 10:17-18 “The local church is one of the favorite hiding places of… Read More »