Tag: #natural-law

On Intellectual Property, Considered According to Natural Law and the Rights of Men

[A term paper I wrote for my course Natural Law and Natural Rights at Davenant Hall. This version does not include citations: for those get the PDF here.] Introduction On March 17, 2022, news media around the world broke the story that Amazon acquired the famous MGM film studio. Included in this purchase were the righ… Read more…

Natural Law (etc.) in Romans 1-2

A slightly late post from near the end of one of my classes At long last, we arrive at the locus classicus for natural law in Scripture, Romans 1-2. The first inklings of a connection to natural law starts with Paul's use of natural revelation in 1:18-23. Verse 20 in particular affirms that various truths about God are… Read more…

Natural Law in Genesis 6 & 11

[For my Natural Law and Scriptural Authority Davenant Hall class, every other week I must write a reflection on a biblical text as it pertains to the themes of the course. This is my first of these, on Genesis 6 & 11.] Genesis 6 makes for a very peculiar case when considering natural law and the natural order more … Read more…