Biblical Foundations

All authority is derived from God. This includes the authority of government. What makes American civil government unique from that of any other nation on earth is its biblical foundations. As Harvard legal historian, Harold J. Berman points out, America's Constitution is based on the covenant theology of the Reformation theology of the Puritans. The following video clip by Dr. Gary Cass does an effective job of describing the historcial foundations of our government.

Biblical Foundations of American Government

Public Policy and Christianity

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