Archive for October, 2012
A Poverty of Biblical Principles: Obama and Romney Should Follow the Bible When It Comes to the Poor
Despite their many vast differences, both Gov. Romney and President Obama apparently agree that the government should provide at least some kind of “safety net” for the poor and needy. Thus, both candidates believe the U.S. Constitution allows them to take money from your wallet and distribute it Read the rest of this entry »
By Dr. Tom Snyder, Editor
A recent article in the Los Angeles Times about Catholic support for the two current vice presidential candidates, Joe Biden and Paul Ryan (who both claim to be Catholic), raised the question, Is God a pro-life conservative or is he a pro-abortion liberal? A side issue to that question is whether God favors a top-down social welfare state or a capitalist state of individual private effort and individual private charity, with no government handouts.
Of course, nothing in the article pointed to any Bible verses to back up either side’s position, much less the biblical position outlined in this article.
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