Tag: crime

A Christian May Be the Executioner

I have a good friend from my younger years who said Christians must separate from civil government. There are roles for each, he believed. His idea was based primarily on Isaiah 2:4: “…they shall learn war no more.” Surely violence ceases in Christ. If everyone in society were faithful Christians to the T, there would…

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A Law for Change

Augustus was the emperor of Rome when Jesus was born. When he took the office, the empire was morally bankrupt. Men and women cared little for marriage and childrearing. Prostitution and fornication were common. Augustus had vision enough to see where this behavior was headed. No nation that trashes the institution of marriage and the…

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