The kind of people who become Anarchists is fairly strong proof that, sometimes, God punishes people with the natural consequences of their own decisions.
Attention Twitter weirdos: You can stop randomly quoting and linking the “Battle Hymn of the Republic” to and at me. It’s one of the songs I sometimes sing while hiking to alert the bears to my presence; I know it fairly well.
When it comes to the Word of God, every teaching is a hill on which it is worth dying.
There exists not a single word of Scripture that I am unwilling to defend.
Your personal preferences and discomfort do not trump the Word of God.
God to David: ‘I would have given you more wives, if you’d asked.’
Twitter ‘Christians’: ‘!tHaT’s SiN¡’
In case it isn’t absolutely clear by now:
I’m unwilling to yield iota or yod of Scripture — no matter how uncomfortable that makes anyone or how personally inconvenient that may be.
If only American ‘Christians’ could muster half the energy they display when denying the Scriptural teaching on slavery to defend the actual teachings of Scripture.
‘The king is above the law.’
— Apology of the Augsburg Confession
You cannot be a Lutheran and a Millenarian — our Confession explicitly (and summarily) rejects that Judaizing nonsense.