Staying on the subject of Dark Age myths: Historical consensus declares this a myth invented by New Atheists. The Church was a great patron of science, no one believed in a flat earth, Galileo had it coming, et cetera.
He tells of how his people felt a connection with nature and made it their job to live in harmony with it, rather than trying to control it.
He is concerned that through the loss of respect for living, growing things in nature that men will soon begin to loose respect for the lives of humans as well. In his speech Chief Seattle speaks about the "white man" oppressing his people.
He makes mention of the reservation system which was created as a method of containing the native Indians as the european population began to expand across North America. He also discusses how he does not believe that the god that the white men recognize could also be the God of his people because he allowed them to be all but eradicated from their homeland.
While he seems to have come to terms with the fate of his people, he makes it clear that he thinks the white men are wrong in their actions and he feels distressed by the fate he foresees for his people. Even as he reflects on the bleak future of the Indian tribes he warns the white men that even after all the Indians have long since perished they will still not have truly left the land of their ancestors; on which they have created so many joyful and sorrowful memories.Excuse my lack of clarity.
The theology bring proffered was a reference to a new ‘reformist’ Protestant theology. The advancement of the new tenets being developed by Luther >i>et al, required a methodology that would eliminate, or at least wall off long standing Catholic traditions and history that stood in opposition to the new theology.
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Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly; Standing Armies and Armed Citizens: An Historical Analysis of The Second Amendment, by Roy G.
Weatherup. Preface. Now that my Systematic Theology is again being reprinted, the Preface can be very brief.
It is not necessary to say much about the nature of the work, since it has been before the public for more than fifteen years and has been used extensively.
Lifting the Veil An Investigative History of the United States Pathocracy. Researched and Written by Timothy M. Silver “I know the capacity that is there to make tyranny total in America.
Martin Luther - Hitler's Spiritual Ancestor by Peter F. Wiener--Many of the Reformers were NOT the saints much of Protestant Church History paints them as. This work reveals some of the dark side of the leading Protestant Reformer.