Politics and Preaching

The relationship between the church and the state has been a topic of discussion and contention for centuries. Many books and treatises written by knowledgeable men have exhaustively touched on this issue, delineating the specifics of where the duties and limitations for each institution begins and ends. When one theologian will be concerned about the … More Politics and Preaching

The Fifth Commandment

“Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord they God giveth thee.” There has been talk as to whether this command belongs to the first table of the law, which deals with our relationship to God, or the second table, which deals with our relationship … More The Fifth Commandment

1 Timothy 2

  Paul begins to write about some of the practical instructions regarding the duties of the church. The first thing that he mentions is that people are to publicly pray for all men, and especially the men in government and authority because they will a) have the authority to give a tranquil and peaceful life … More 1 Timothy 2