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Big Lies in Politics

Bowantstoknow Wrote: May 22, 2012 9:35 AM
Now the Spirit speaks expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to deceitful spirits, and doctrines of demons;..1 Timothy 4:1 We have been desensitized to what we can see right in front of our faces; so much so that we can no longer discern right from wrong, the holy from the unholy, the pure from the profane. We are being divided with the question of same sex marriage, abortion, The Church forced to provide contraception,etc..For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. Ephesians 6:12..
The fact that so many successful politicians are such shameless liars is not only a reflection on them, it is also a reflection on us. When the people want the impossible, only liars can satisfy them, and only in the short run. The current outbreaks of riots in Europe show what happens when the truth catches up with both the politicians and the people in the long run.

Among the biggest lies of the welfare states on both sides of the Atlantic is the notion that the government can supply the people with things they want but cannot afford. Since the government...