|By drawing on events recorded in Scripture, and various other time periods and cultures, the author builds a strong case for the doctrine he advocates. The Biblical and historical perspectives add depth and credibility to his thesis, making the book informative and enlightening for readers interested in theology, political philosophy and history.
Pastor Matt’s writing is passionate, and he presents his ideas in a clear and accessible manner. He skillfully combines historical anecdotes, legal analysis, and theological interpretations to support his central claim. The book is well-structured, making it easy for readers to follow his line of reasoning and understand the complexities of the doctrine of the lesser magistrates.
A South African Advocate (lawyer) explained how, after having distributed copies of this landmark book to his pastor friends, the friends attended a government meeting where bureaucrats tried, even with promises of tax aid for churches, to coerce the pastors to register their churches with the state.
I’m told pastors lifted this book as they berated the officials.