The Human Conscience Series: “Civil Disobedience”
Posted by Shofar/Liz
Very good Bible teaching on the subject of submitting to government authority and civil disobedience.
but the righteous are bold as a lion.”
It is a very dangerous thing to oppose a body which has God-given authority (ie the family, the church, the government).
Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God. Whosoever therefore resisteth the power, resisteth the ordinance of God: and they that resist shall receive to themselves damnation… (Romans 13:1-2)
19) But Peter and John answered and said unto them, Whether it be right in the sight of God to hearken unto you more than unto God, judge ye.
20) For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.
21) So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing how they…
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