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Leviticus 18:27

Leviticus 20:13

A verse the makes the Catholic church Null and Void comes from Matthew 23:8-12

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Dec 20, 2023·edited Dec 20, 2023Liked by Michael Hoffman

Demoralized for the holidays. I'm a Catholic, and also an E. Michael Jones enthusiast, this is all news to me on the usury question. Honestly, I had no clue it was this bad. I appreciate your scholarship.

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Clear thinking as always from Hoffman. All such smoke and mirrors go back to the original deception from our adversary in Genesis 3.

"Did God really say...?"

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Sorry to read that Vigano is a Limited Hangout in that regard. I had been very impressed by his outpourings these last few years.

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Would y’all please stop hiding behind “homosexuality is a sin but we love and forgive gays (or maybe not forgive them unless they repent, depending on your beliefs) and just come out and say it: you just don’t like homosexuality, therefore, some of you think it should be outlawed, and some of you even think that gays should be “cleansed from the Earth”.

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This is a really stupid question, but at age 57, as cradle Catholic and professional (Art) historian, who is trying to re-embrace the fullness of her faith in all its TRUTH, am I sinning by having a 401K? Is profit off of investment a form of usury? Or is it only on loans?

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All the credit unions I know of are involved in Usury— the system is so ubiquitous it is virtually inescapable., although with God, all things are possible.

Credit unions, when they are owned by their depositors, seem to be less avaricious than banks, and they are perhaps to be preferred for that reason.

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At the risk of being irreverent if "Montis Impietati" maybe "Fiducia Supplantans?"

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Michael. I’ve spent some time reading about usury, including your book Usury in Christendom, but I’m still a little unclear (my failing rather than yours). How do you define usury?

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Vix Pervenit: “In the third place, those who desire to keep themselves free and untouched by the contamination of usury and to give their money to another in such a manner that they may receive only legitimate gain should be admonished to make a contract beforehand. In the contract they should explain the conditions and what gain they expect from their money.“

Is there no legitimate gain from a loan, or should all loans be free?

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So, Jesus was WRONG to have "whipped" them out of the Temple???

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