Christians, Voting, and Government

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“Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act” – –Dietrich Bonhoeffer.

“Therefore, to one who knows the right thing to do and does not do it, to him it is sin” – – James 4:17.

“It is our responsibility while here on Earth to standfast in the freedom wherewith Christ made us free and never again to be enslaved to sin Galatians 5:1. This responsibility applies to every area of our life, including government” – – Gene Mills.

“Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote that he is not making a present or a compliment to please and individual – – or at least that he ought not so to do; but that he is executing one of the most solemn trusts in human society for which he is accountable to God and his country” – – Samuel Adams.

“That these things matter to God should be no surprise. Can you envision politica without principle? Government without God? People without an eternal perspective and law without morality?” – – Gene Mills.

“Righteousness exalts a nation, But sin is a reproach to any people” – – Proverbs 14:34.

“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 of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens” – – Exodus 18:21.

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