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Thursday, March 8, 2012

A Biblical Case for Ron Paul on Four Issues of Importance to Christians

For the life of me, I can't figure out why it's so gosh darn hard to convince Christians that Ron Paul is a true Christian, an incredibly moral man and a man more aligned with Christian values than any other candidate.  Jesus would surely approve of peace, liberty and prosperity.

Matthew 7:12 (ESV) – "So whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them, for this is the Law and the Prophets."

Matthew 5:9 (ESV) – "Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God."

Romans 12:18 (ESV) – "If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all."

Hebrews 12:14 (ESV) – "Strive for peace with everyone, and for the holiness without which no one will see the Lord."

Duet. 5:17 (ESV) – "You shall not murder."

A government is nothing more than a group of men who possess certain powers and authority over those residing in a certain geographical area. Relations between governments are essentially relations between groups of men. There is nothing in the Bible that exempts the groups of men known as governments from the commands of God.

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LewRockwell.com