Abolitionists in Wisconsin delivered letters to Governor Scott Walker at his office in Milwaukee, his mansion, and his office in Madison reminding him of his duty to interpose on behalf of the Wisconsin citizens being led daily to the slaughter.
We recently published a short article expressing some critiques of the Personhood strategy. Though we did not heavily promote that article it has created considerable discussion within the anti-abortion world. This article is a further elaboration upon those themes. We have written these critiques as men who have labored for years within the Personhood movement and who are grateful for the work that has been accomplished through it. Our hope is to simply explain why we no longer advocate for the Personhood strategy, and instead call for abolition through interposition.
Is it the responsibility of those in authority to work within a corrupt and wicked system of government or to defy it? Pastor Matt Trewhella answers these questions and explains the doctrine of the lesser magistrates at the Abolish Abortion Oklahoma conference. Simply put, the lesser-magistrate doctrine declares that – when a magistrate, who is […]
A Proper Resistance to Tyranny and a Repudiation of Unlimited Obedience to Civil Government Many Americans seem to know that America’s founders gave us three boxes through which we can resist tyranny, namely – the ballot box, the jury box, and the cartridge box. But a lesser-known tool which the founders themselves employed is […]
Civil Disobedience and the Gospel of God There are three passages we want to focus on initially when tackling the issue of submission or subjection to government by Christians:Romans 13:1-7, Titus 3:1, and 1 Peter 2:13-17. From these passages, we can gather some key points that shed light on Christian submission to governing authorities or […]
A Look at the Supremacy Clause As one man’s conscience cannot properly be deputy for another man’s conscience, so neither can an inferior judge, as a judge, be deputy [to another]. ~Samuel Rutherford, Lex, Rex, Q.XX We find ourselves living at a time when a correct interpretation of and fidelity to the American Constitution is […]