This has been troubling me for a while...downloading pirated software and music. It's so easy now, and some of that software can cost several hundred dollars if you bought a valid license. And a lot of programs you can even use to benefit the church (Adobe video editing, website making, etc.). As cheap Egyptians it's hard to force yourself to pay all that money, when you could easily just download it for free, especially when that's what all your friends are doing. What are your views / comments?
He who is faithful in what is least is faithful also in much; and he who is unjust in what is least is unjust also in much.
If you want to discover the counterarguments against the prevailing opinion on intellectual property, read this:http://mises.org/journals/jls/15_2/15_2_1.pdf
+ Irini nem ehmot,It's not 'support to steal'. It's another perspective on the issue. It's not as black and white as some people would like to believe.
13 Therefore submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lordís sake, whether to the king as supreme, 14 or to governors, who are sent by him to punish those who do wrong and to commend those who do right... 17 Show proper respect to everyone, love the family of believers, fear God, honor the king