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Crumbs From The Reading Table – November 2019

Crumbs From The Reading Table – November 2019

Westminster and TheonomyFor quite sometime, a critique of theonomy is that is contra-confessional. The claim is that the judicial laws of Moses, specifically the case-laws, were taught by the Westminster Assembly to be expired. The experation is due to the...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 8 Outline: The World of The Tithe

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 8 Outline: The World of The Tithe

In our previous outlines in this book, we have seen that the tithe is obligatory, practical, and important for church reform. The importance of the tithe in the past has also been covered. Chapter 8 focuses on how a lawful world would operate, and how the...

Crumbs From The Reading Table – October 2019

Crumbs From The Reading Table – October 2019

Crumbs from the Reading Table highlights articles and essays for the interested reader. Hopefully, these short reads are encouraging and concise for those who have a busy schedule but want to learn. We nibble on some science, principles of worship, and health this...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 7 Outline: To Whom Do We Tithe?

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 7 Outline: To Whom Do We Tithe?

A common spirit of those against the titheA frequent response to the requirement of the tithe is usually leveling charges of legalism, Phariseeism, Romanism, works-righteousness, and a host of other things.A corrective for this mindless response is...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 6 Outline: The Tithe in History

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 6 Outline: The Tithe in History

Church Historians vs the Early ChurchChurch historians are "high-minded."They think about doctrinal positions and personal piety, but disregard topics such as money.Rushdoony does mention them giving attention to money when their salaries are the topic of...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 5 Outline: Supporting The Kingdom

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 5 Outline: Supporting The Kingdom

How does the tithe, and the subsequent support of the Kingdom, promote responsibility and stewardship? In chapter 5, Rushdoony brings attention not only to the connections between the tithe and the things mentioned, but also how ministries to idigenious...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 4 Outline: The Tithe in Scripture

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 4 Outline: The Tithe in Scripture

Why does God desire our firsts? He commanded the firstborn of flocks and herds, and the firstfruits of our increase. Why does it matter and what does it mean to give God the firstfruits? This chapter dives into these questions and more, giving us a...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 3 Outline: The Law of the Tithes

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 3 Outline: The Law of the Tithes

Are the tithes binding on Christians today? Or are they merely a shadow done away with by the full revelation of Christ? These are the questions Rushdoony seeks to answer in Chapter 3. He argues for the tithe by countering the position that the tithe is...