We need to pro­tect our God-given rights

News-Herald (Perkasie, PA) - - OPINION -

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On 6un­day, -unH 30, yRu printed a let­ter from Matthew Al­geo of Ulaan­baatar, Mon­go­lia, who was in­corUHFW whHn hH wURWH WhaW , was wrong for writ­ing that AUWiFOH 8 Rf WhH 8niWHd 1aWiRns 8nivHUsaO DHFOaUaWiRn of Hu­man Rights dic­tates that hu­man rights are granted by the govern­ment and there­fore can be re­voked by the govern­ment.

AUWiFOH 8 sWaWHs, “(vHUyRnH has the right to an ef­fec­tive rem­edy by the com­pe­tent national tri­bunals for acts vi­o­lat­ing the fun­da­men­tal rights granted him by the con­sti­tu­tion or by law.” This plainly states that fun­da­men­tal hu­man UighWs aUH gUanWHd, nRW by GRd, but by the con­sti­tu­tion or by law, which is com­pletely conWUadiFWRUy WR RuU 8niWHd 6WaWHs DHFOaUaWiRn Rf ,ndHpHndHnFH, 8.6. CRn­sWiWuWiRn and BiOO Rf Rights.

OuU DHFOaUaWiRn Rf ,ndHpen­dence states, “Men ... are en­dowed by their Cre­ator with cer­tain un­alien­able Rights.” This con­cept was new to a world that long ex­pe­ri­enced tyrants, dic­ta­tors and monar­chs. 7hH 8.6. CRn­sWiWuWiRn fROlowed, erect­ing a govern­ment of limited pow­ers and pURWHFWing WhRsH GRd-givHn UighWs. 7hH BiOO Rf 5ighWs did not grant rights but fuUWhHU pURWHFWHd RuU GRd- given rights from the govern­ment.

, iPpORUH RuU FiWizHnUy WR learn the truth be­hind the 8niWHd 1aWiRns aW www. jbs.org/is­sues-pages/unit­edna­tions and to con­tact our fed­eral rep­re­sen­ta­tives to de­mand his/her sup­port of H.5. 75: 7hH APHUiFan 6Rvereignty Restora­tion Act of 2013. Erich G. Lukas

Perkasie

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