[Milton-L] potestas ordinata, potestas absoluta, reason, and arbitratry commands

James Rovira jamesrovira at gmail.com
Mon Jul 14 10:37:23 EDT 2008


I see...thanks for pointing out that ambiguity in my sentence,
Jeffery, and for your clarifications.

Jim R

On Sun, Jul 13, 2008 at 11:23 PM, Horace Jeffery Hodges
<jefferyhodges at yahoo.com> wrote:
> My last post failed to separate something. Let me repeat. My confusion
> was about the following statement by Jim Rovira:
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> What makes the "people" common or holy is not some innate quality, but a
> purification process by which they are set aside for use by God.
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> I misread it as saying that a purification process could make people common.
> Perhaps the "or" confused me.
>
> Jeffery Hodges


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