Liberty FAQs:


Q: Is liberty freedom from the effects of?

A: Yes, and "sin, spiritual servitude, [or] worldly ties".

Q: Is liberty subject to capability and limited by the rights of others?

A: Yes.

Q: Was liberty expanded further to prohibit government interference with personal choices?

A: Yes.

Q: Was liberty troubled from the outset by the presence of slavery?

A: Yes.

Q: Were liberties accorded only to Roman citizens?

A: Yes.

Q: Is liberty distinctly differentiated from freedom in that freedom is primarily, if not exclusively, the ability to do as one wills and what one has the power to do?

A: Yes, whereas liberty concerns the absence of arbitrary restraints and takes into account the rights of all involved.

Q: Was liberty paramount?

A: Yes, since it involved property, their slaves, and that the slaves themselves had no rights that any White man was obliged to recognize.