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Gospel – Law of Nations

Vattel says that “retortion” is when “a sovereign is not satisfied with the manner in which his subjects are treated by the laws and customs of another nation, he is … Continue reading

December 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Article VII

Article VII “The Ratification of the Conventions of nine States, shall be sufficient for the Establishment of this Constitution between the States so ratifying the Same.”   Justice Chief John … Continue reading

December 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Historical Common Law

Grotius “Equity does not signify in this place, as it does elsewhere, that part of justice which gives a strict interpretation of the general expression of the law, according to … Continue reading

December 19, 2013 · Leave a comment


Jesus “If therefore you are offering your gift at the altar, and there remember that your brother has anything against you, leave your gift there before the altar, and go … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Life and Doctrine

Reputation Cicero “Let it be set down as an established principle, then, that what is morally wrong can never be expedient — not even when one secures by means of … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Subscription Clause

  The Power of Providence is the unstoppable force of God’s spirit that determines the fate of man. It is the manifest destiny of America to continue advancing those divine … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Article IV Republican Clause

Article IV Republican Clause Madison quotes Jefferson “All the powers of government, legislative, executive, and judiciary, result to the legislative body. The concentrating [of] these in the same hands is … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment