Freedom_requires_morality

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Freedom Requires Morality BY DON WILDMON | AFA Founder/Chairman I picked a book from the shelf recently and began reading it. I want to share some excerpts from the book, In This Free Land, written by Charles Crowe, pastor of Wilmette Parish Methodist Church in Wilmette, Illinois. But the truth is that all our fine talk about personal freedoms in the U.S. can be nullified by the freedom we take with the moral laws of God. … Our consciences have become blunted and dulled with an overdose of pseudosophistication and broad-mindedness. We have become so tolerant of sin and sinfulness that we have lost our capacity to protest and rebel against plain indecency and moral rottenness. In many quarters we are so accustomed to violence, licentiousness, the glorification of sex, the shady deal, and the fast dollar to say nothing of the gambler’s passion for something for nothing — that old-fashioned righteous indignation is regarded as a corny exercise for squares. … The tragedy is that modern Christians too often go along with the tide. We try to convince
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  • Fall '10
  • DavidP.Altopp
  • Wilmette, Righteous indignation, old-fashioned righteous indignation, Wilmette Parish Methodist, Wilmette Parish Methodist Church

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