Good evening on this Sunday before Independence Day.
Thus we begin our new regular feature once per week wherein we delve into some of the deeper truths of Christianity. The focus of this process is known as "hermeneutics" or "exegeses" -- the process of in depth, scholarly pursuit that results in a deeper level of understanding the Christian scriptures that, we hope, will enhance one's ability to properly interpret the Bible and then accurately apply those ancient truths to the modern era.
Today it seemed appropriate to start with a key concept that is of extreme importance -- the concept of freedom,
The term "freedom" is of vital importance. The Bible says,