Category Archives: Christians & Politics

Political Science 101 in King Solomon’s University

Proverbs 17:7; Proverbs 14:5 Excellent speech becometh not a fool: much less do lying lips a prince. A faithful witness will not lie: but a false witness will utter lies. CHARLES BRIDGES (1794-1869): This might seem to be a truism, … Continue reading

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The Political Princes of Modern Times

Psalm 146:3; Psalm 118:9; Psalm 40:4 Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help. It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in princes. Blessed is … Continue reading

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Why There Will Always Be Wars in the World

Romans 5:19; I John 2:16; 2 Timothy 3:1-4        By one man’s disobedience, many were made sinners.        All that is in world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is … Continue reading

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Nationalistic Pride & War

Jeremiah 48:29; Zechariah 9:6; 10:11; 11:3; Jeremiah 13:9        We have heard of the pride of Moab, (he is exceeding proud) his loftiness, and his arrogancy, and his pride, and the haughtiness of his heart.        The pride of the … Continue reading

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The Curse of Political Pastors & Preacher-Politicians

II Timothy 2:4; I Corinthians 9:16        No man that warreth entangleth himself with the affairs of this life; that he may please him who hath chosen him to be a soldier.        Woe is unto me, if I preach … Continue reading

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A Political Truth

John 18:37,38; John 19:12        Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thou sayest I am a King. To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world, that I … Continue reading

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Politicians & Party Politics

2 Samuel 15:2-6        Absalom rose up early, and stood beside the way of the gate: and it was so, that when any man that had a controversy came to the king for judgment, then Absalom called unto him, and … Continue reading

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Democracy: The Great Modern Idol

Judges 21:25        In those days there was no king in Israel: every man did that which was right in his own eyes. PHILIP MAURO (1859-1952): We have, in the days of the Judges, the only democratic period of the … Continue reading

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Christian Political Wisdom

Daniel 2:21        He changeth the times and the seasons; he removeth kings, and setteth up kings. C. H. SPURGEON (1834-1892): Behold, my brethren, where our grand resort must always be. Look not to the arm of flesh, but to … Continue reading

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National Sins & National Judgments

Psalm 22:28; Job 12:23          He is the governor among the nations.        He increaseth the nations, and destroyeth them: he enlargeth the nations, and straighteneth them again.      MATTHEW HENRY (1662-1714): Kingdoms have their ebbings and flowings, their waxings and wanings; … Continue reading

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