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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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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).
It has always been a good experience when I’ve been able to meet the people I’ve quoted from on this site. One such person is Joseph Stephen; I love how he took a trope from popular culture, analysed it, and defeated it with Scripture and everyday experience: 264 more words