You shall appoint judges
and officers in all your gates, which the LORD your God gives
you, according to your tribes, and they shall judge the people
with just judgment.
(Deuteronomy 16:18, NKJV)
He who rules over men must be just, ruling in the fear
(II Sam. 23:3, NKJV)
The kings of the earth set themselves,
And the rulers take counsel together,
Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying,
"Let us break Their bonds in pieces
And cast away Their cords from us."
He who sits in the heavens shall laugh;
The LORD shall hold them in derision.
Then He shall speak to them in His wrath,
And distress them in His deep displeasure...
(Psalm 2:2-5, NKJV)
Now therefore, be wise, O kings;
Be instructed, you judges of the earth.
Serve the LORD with fear, and rejoice with trembling…
Blessed are all those who put their trust in Him.
(Psalm 2:10-12, NKJV)
Therefore, to him who knows to do good and does not do
it, to him it is sin…
(James 4:17, NKJV)
For everyone to whom much is given, from him much will
(Luke 12:48, NKJV)
Faith without works is dead...
(James 2:26, NKJV)
For the weapons of our warfare are… mighty in God
for pulling down strongholds...
(II Corinthians 10:4, NKJV)
We do not wrestle
against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers...
(Ephesians 6:12, NKJV)
Of the increase of His government and peace there will
be no end...
(Isaiah 9:7, NKJV)
Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name. Your
Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
(Luke 11:2, NKJV)
Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a reproach to
(Proverbs 14:34, NKJV)
Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit, says the
LORD of hosts.
(Zechariah 4:6, NKJV)
When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice;
But when a wicked man rules, the people groan.
(Proverbs 29:2, NKJV)
Moreover you shall select from all the people able men,
such as fear God, men of truth, hating covetousness; and place
such over them to be rulers...
(Exodus 18:21, NKJV)
The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails
(James 5:16b, NKJV)
Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD…
(Psalm 33:12, NKJV)
[Jesus said] Do
business [some versions say "occupy"]
till I come...
(Luke 19:13b, NKJV)
Therefore I exhort first of all that supplications, prayers,
intercessions, and giving of thanks be made for all... who are
in authority, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all
godliness and reverence.
(I Tim. 2:1-2, NKJV)
If My people who are called by My name will humble themselves,
and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then
I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their
(II Chron. 7:14, NKJV)
If the foundations are destroyed, what can the righteous
do? (Ps. 11:3)
He has made His wonderful works to be
The LORD is gracious and full of compassion. (Psalms
(Remembering the mighty works of
God in ancient history, American history, and our own family history
prepares the way for us to love Him more and for God
to use us to impact our schools, businesses, and communities
Stand fast therefore in the liberty by which Christ has
made us free, and do not be entangled again with a yoke of bondage.
Also we inform you that it shall not be lawful to impose
tax, tribute, or custom on any of the priests, Levites, singers,
gatekeepers, Nethinim, or servants of this house of God. (Ezra
7:24 -- This is the Scriptural basis of tax exemptions for churches
upon which our laws that codify the tax exempt status of churches
The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately
wicked; who can know it?
(Jeremiah 17:9 -- The rationale for the "separation
of powers" in our Constitutional Republic)
So shall I keep Your law continually, forever and ever.
And I will walk at liberty, for I seek Your precepts.
(Psalm 119: 44, 45)
But he who looks into the perfect law of liberty and continues
in it, and is not a forgetful hearer but a doer of the work, this
one will be blessed in what he does.
This being so, I myself always strive to have a conscience
without offense toward God and men. (Acts 24:16)
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon Me, because the LORD
has anointed Me...
to proclaim liberty to the captives,
And the opening of the prison to those who are bound.
Proclaim liberty throughout the land unto all the inhabitants
(Leviticus 25:10, inscription on the Liberty Bell)
Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.
(II Cor. 3:17)
And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make
you free. Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall
be free indeed.
(John 8:32,36, NKJV)
The LORD is our Judge, the LORD is our Lawgiver, the LORD
is our King...
(Isaiah 33:22, NKJV -- This is the structure for our three-branch
system of government)
Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.
(II Cor. 3:17, NKJV)
Do not think that I came to bring peace on earth. I did
not come to bring peace but a sword.
(Matt. 10:34, NKJV)
Now there were in the same country shepherds living out
in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. And
behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory
of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid.
Then the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid, for behold,
I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people.
For there is born to you this day in the city of David a
Savior, who is Christ the Lord. And this will be the sign
to you: You will find a Babe wrapped in swaddling cloths, lying
in a manger."
And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly
host praising God and saying: "Glory to God in the highest,
and on earth peace, goodwill toward men!"
(Luke 2:8-14 NKJV -- Jesus is the reason for the Christmas
season and the Source of all liberty.)
For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given;
And the government will be upon His shoulder.
And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God,
Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Of the increase of His government and peace
There will be no end...
(Isaiah 9:6-7, NKJV)
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