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Ezra Taft Benson: How to Best Defend the Constitution

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS, EZRA TAFT BENSON Source: Excerpt from his October 1987 address: "Our Divine Constitution" (1) How then can we best befriend the...

Ezra Taft Benson: Foundation and Function of Government

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS No people can maintain freedom unless their political institutions are founded upon faith in God and belief in the...

Ezra Taft Benson: Counter Falsehood With The Truth

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS, EZRA TAFT BENSON 1964 In October of 1964, Ezra Taft Benson identified "three great dangers that threaten the Church within."...

Ezra Taft Benson: Progress? Yes, But By What Means?

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS: EZRA TAFT BENSON 1962 All of us are anxious to see our country progress, but we want to know by...

Benson: The Lord Works From the Inside Out

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS: EZRA TAFT BENSON 1985 Social engineering schemes, which are at root born of psychological, sociological, economic, and political determinism, are...

The Great Commandments, And The Source of Human Rights

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS, EZRA TAFT BENSON 1977 After discussing the civic application of the divine law of Ten Commandments, Patriot, Statesmen, and modern...

Ezra Taft Benson—America: What of the Future?

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS, EZRA TAFT BENSON April 1952 With you I love this land in which we live. I am proud of our...

Three Tests for Proposed Federal Programs: Ezra Taft Benson

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS April 1952 With you, I love this great land in which we live. I pray for the chief executive and...

Who Shall Preserve the Constitution?

Called Unto Liberty, 20th Century Sermons, Ezra Taft Benson I reverence the Constitution of the United States as a sacred document. To me its words...

The Source of Our Rights – Ezra Taft Benson

Called Unto Liberty, 20th Century Sermons, Ezra Taft Benson Rights are either God-given as part of the divine plan, or they are granted by...

The Greatest Threat to Our Future — Ezra Taft Benson

I do not thing the greatest threat to our future is from bombs or guided missiles. I do not think our civilization will die that way. I think it will die when we no longer care -- when the spiritual forces that make us wish to be right and noble die in the hearts of men, when we disregard the importance of law and order. - Ezra Taft Benson