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The Great Financial Crisis: A biblical diagnosis by Paul Mills

The Great Financial Crisis: A biblical diagnosis by Paul Mills

  Summary: The self-destructive tendency of a debt-based financial system has been highlighted in earlier Cambridge Papers.[1] This lesson is being retaught with a vengeance by the current financial crisis. To diagnose our current plight, this paper expounds the biblical teaching on debt, interest, and finance; explains what is really going on from a relational […]

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Investing as a Christian: Reaping where you have not sown by Paul Mills

Investing as a Christian: Reaping where you have not sown by Paul Mills

Summary Who should you trust with your savings? Is the highest return all that counts, or should this he sacrificed to moral principle? This chapter discusses the appropriate ways for Christians to save and invest by outlining general and specific biblical instruction on the subject. Although there are few forms of saving that can be […]

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Christianity and financial security: faith verus prudence by Paul Mills

Christianity and financial security: faith verus prudence by Paul Mills

  Summary This essay is the first of two concerned with financial management from a Christian perspective. It confronts the tension in biblical teaching enjoining the exercise of personal faith and prudence with respect to wealth. It then addresses some of the practical issues involved in determining the appropriate level of savings and insurance. The […]

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