Government: The Problem, Not the Solution

When the state honors God’s laws, it secures—as Thomas Jefferson said—domestic tranquility and the blessings of liberty “to ourselves and our posterity.” There are righteous laws that the civil government dare not break. In return, the people give their obedience to the state. It’s only when the state succumbs to lust for power that the people lose their liberty; and with it, justice.