"Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven."
Monday, November 13, 2006
Wednesday, March 24, 2004
Protection of all innocent human life, from conception to natural death.
(see: Psalm 139:13)
The weapons of the day, common to troops in combat are to be owned and carried at will by individual citizens, without threat of restriction, registration or licensing.
(see: Luke 11:21-22; Mark 3:27; Matthew 12:29)
Education of children, the marriage covenant and benevolence gifting are the functions of the church and the individual only.
(see: Education: Ephesians 6:4; Marriage Covenant: ???; Benevolence Gifting: II Corinthians 9:7)
Tenth Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Free education for all children in public schools. Abolition of children's factory labor in its present form. Combination of education with industrial production.
Free market farming and free market manufacturing owned by individuals.
Ninth Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Combination of agriculture with manufacturing industries, gradual abolition of the distinction between town and country, by a more equitable distribution of population over the country.
No literal, figurative, involuntary or voluntary slavery/ servitude; free market in labor with legal protections for workers from deadly, unsafe and unhealthy working conditions.
(see: I Corinthians 7:23)
Eighth Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Equal liability of all to labor. Establishment of industrial armies especially for agriculture.
Private ownership and control of factories and individual protection of all soil and conservation.
Seventh Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Extension of factories and instruments of production owned by the State, the bringing into cultivation of waste lands, and the improvement of the soil generally in accordance with a common plan.
Decentralization of communications and transportation; freedom of the press, religious expression and association.
(see: II Corinthians 3:17)
Sixth Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Centralization of the means of communications and transportation in the hands of the State.
Free market in banking.
(see: Proverbs 11:1)
Fifth Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Centralization of credit in the hands of the State, by means of a national bank with State capital and an exclusive monopoly.
Preservation of property ownership of all emigrants and rebels.
(Ecclesiastes 3:13; Proverbs 31:31)
Fourth Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Confiscation of the property of all emigrants and rebels.
Monday, March 22, 2004
Protection of all rights of inheritance.
Third Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Abolition of all rights of inheritance.
Implementation of market based taxation (i.e. excise and impost taxes on commerce only); no tax on labor (i.e. income tax) or real property.
(see: I Corinthians 6:10; I Timothy 1:10)
Second Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
A heavy progressive of graduated income tax.
Preservation of all property in land rights by individual land owners.
(see: Ecclesiastes 3:13; Proverbs 31:31)
First Plank of The Communist Manifesto:
Removal of all property in land rights.