There is a passage that can be so disturbing because it is so adamantly clear. That passage is Romans 13:1-7. The early church fathers had a lot to say about this passage. 469 more words
It’s New Year’s Eve.
In addition to whatever “New Year’s Resolutions” you may have committed yourself to for the coming year 2018 — starting a “good” habit, dropping a “bad” one, earning a certain amount of money over and above what you made last year, achieving a certain goal (or, if you’re the ambitious type, … 1,131 more words
Compiled by McGarvey Ice, 9 November 2017
I list entries under three headings: BOOKS and MONOGRAPHS are stand-alone publications authored by David Lipscomb, or contain his works as edited by others; ESSAYS or CHAPTERS are materials authored by Lipscomb and published during his lifetime. 1,998 more words
“Bring to mind to them to be submissive to their rulers and authorities, to be obedient and ready for every good work.”
I wonder which is harder for fallen man…submission to their spiritual authorities or to their governmental authorities? 253 more words
Ever since the inhuman destruction of National Socialist Germany the world has been inundated with Hollywood images of the cliched Darth Vader-type of ‘evil nazis’ demonically attempting to take over the Earth. 1,002 more words