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The Christian call to political authority

Proverbs goes on to say, “When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn” (Prov. 29:2). How can the righteous be in authority if the Lord Jesus does not permit them to participate in the civil sphere in which they may exercise that authority?…

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While on this earth, all are subject to God’s moral law

A lawless nation will disintegrate into chaos very rapidly. John the Baptist imposed God’s moral law on Herod, who was clearly not a Jew, when he rebuked Herod for committing adultery (see Luke 3:19 and Mark 6:17-18).

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