In answer to your question, I wouldn't have a Jew hiding in my
basement, because me and my family would, in obedience to the
Sanquhar Declaration of war, be blowing up the train tracks to
All the best,
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, "gus gianello"
> having been a former reconstructionist, who knew Jim Jordan, Ray
> read almost all of both, including North, Rushdoony DeMar, Grant,
> can say firmly, that Reconstructionist do think its ok to lie in
> circumstances. In fact so did the Puritans, who called it "holy
> and justified the practice in the context of saving innocent life
> The typical Reconstructionist argument would be, "what would you
do as a
> Dutch Christian, if a Jew was hiding in your attic, and an Nazi
> asked you, "are you hiding any Jews?"
> Hope this helps.
> Gus Gianello
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> Subject: [Covenanted Reformation] A (maybe stupid) question
> As usual, the theonomy/reconstruction topic is a lively one.
> I have a question about reconstructionists. I was once in a room
> some people who were talking about a particular reconstructionist
> don't want to say the name, as I do not want to cause slander
> this end up not being true). One guy said that this particular
> reconstructionist said it would be ok to lie about something if it
> would help them get into public office so that the work of
> reconstruction could begin. My question is, can anyone well-read
> confirm this story? Or is it just hogwash (I hope)? There aren't
> reconstructionists that think it's ok to lie, are there?