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Bringing Selfish Back

Tex52 Wrote: Sep 17, 2012 12:25 PM
Ayn Rand was an atheist. Liberal Phil Donahue is a Christian. So much for stereotypes. PTxS
RockinRickOwen Wrote: Sep 17, 2012 12:32 PM
How are you defining "Christian?" Phil Donahue is certainly not a Christian as the NT defines one.
Step aside, Justin Timberlake. Let’s bring selfish back, y’all!

Last week, I wrote that if you are a Christian, you must embrace Ayn Rand’s economic philosophy (capitalism). Today, I will explore this further.

To recap, philosophers who came before Christ (think Aristotle), philosophers who rejected Christ (think Rand) and philosophers who accepted Christ (think Thomas Aquinas) concur that human laws must stem from natural law, which stems from reason. Said differently, all rational thinkers embrace natural law. Capitalism is the most rational political system and therefore the best political expression of natural law, so rational Christians...