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When a Man Stands for Freedom He Stands For God

Called Unto Liberty, Ezra Taft Benson, 20th Century Sermons When a man stands for freedom he stands for God. And as long as he stands...

Three Tests to Avoid Being Deceived

May I suggest three short tests to avoid being deceived, both pertaining to this freedom struggle and all other matters. Ezra Taft Benson

A Standard for Political Matters

...four questions which every Latter-day Saint might well ask as he attempts to appraise any program, policy, or idea promoted by any would-be political leader

Truth Brings the Greatest Good, the Greatest Nobility in Man

Every principle of truth in its own domain can free man to achieve the greatest good, the most majestic nobility of which he is capable. Ezra Taft Benson

Enduring Standards of the Pioneers

When we face the argument that “times are different,” may we have the wisdom to recognize that truth never changes. Ezra Taft Benson

Deficits Cause Inflation, Which Attacks Pensions and Savings

Ezra Taft Benson taught that inflation, like big government, big debt and deficit spending need not be inevitable.

Deficit Spending a Serious Threat

The public has been offered more public services than it needs, and has accepted them without reckoning the costs. E.T. Benson

A Dangerous Illusion

Ezra Taft Benson calls it a dangerous illusion for states to believe the Fed Govt is wealthy; their wealth was first taken taken from the states & the people

The Collapse of Great Civilizations: The Familiar Pattern

At least 20 great civilizations have disappeared. The pattern is shockingly similar. All, before their collapse showed a decline in spiritual values, in moral stamina...

The Red Carpet

It is high time that we recognize creeping socialism for what it really is—a Red Carpet providing a royal road to communism. - Ezra Taft Benson

The Miracle of West Germany

The contrast between the East and West—free enterprise and Communist socialism—is more than Mr. Khrushchev can take. -Ezra Taft Benson, 1961

When a Man Stand for Freedom He Stands for God

When a man stands for freedom he stands for God. And as long as he stands for freedom he stands with God. And were he to stand alone ... Ezra Taft Benson