Tag Archives: Sovereign

First Principles: Public Opinion Is the Ruler In Free Governments

“Public opinion sets bounds to every government, and is the real sovereign in every free one.” – James Madison (1791)      

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First Principles: Slavery Is Repugnant To Christian Principles and Rebellion Against God

“Domestic slavery is repugnant to the principles of Christianity. . . . It is rebellion against the authority of a common Father. It is a practical denial of the extent and efficacy of the death of a common Savior. It … Continue reading

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Thanks In Everything

There are times when it seems awfully hard to find gratitude for the things and situations God puts into our lives.  Here’s a little something on that topic and to make up for not having my mid-week Christian poem yesterday.  … Continue reading

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First Principles: Public Opinion Is the Real Sovereign In Free Government

“Public opinion sets bounds to every government, and is the real sovereign in every free one.” —James Madison (1791)    

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