Building a New Freedom Parallel Community: What is Freedom?

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What does a Freedom  Parallel Community look like? What do we need to think  about or consider to build one in our area or community?

What does Freedom mean to you?

Some definitions to consider especially in the current state of our Nation of NZ.



Definition of freedom Webster’s(1828)

1: the quality or state of being free: such as

a: the absence of necessity, coercion, or constraint in choice or action

bliberation from slavery or restraint or from the power of another : INDEPENDENCE

c: the quality or state of being exempt or released usually from something onerous, freedom from care

d: unrestricted use  I gave him the freedom of my home

e:EASEFACILITYspoke the language with freedom

f: the quality of being frank, open, or outspoken, answered with freedom

g: improper familiarity

h: boldness of conception or execution


2a: a political right

Oh !! I  havn’t seen many of those words for a while…..


What does the Bible say about Freedom


Galatians 5:1  

For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.

2 Corinthians 3:17

Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.

Galatians 5:13

For you were called to freedom, brothers. Only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another.

1 Peter 2:16  

Live as people who are free, not using your freedom as a cover-up for evil, but living as servants of God.

John 8:32

And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”

John 8:36

So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.

Definition of freedom Cambridge Dictionary

The condition or right of being able or allowed to do, say, think, etc. whatever you want to, without being controlled or limited……






Freedom from

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  • the state of being free or at liberty rather than in confinement or under physical restraint: He won his freedom after a retrial.

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