Governed by God

Governed by God


Latest Episodes

S1E22 – Minimum Wage Laws
February 17, 2021

Part I: Law of the Day - “You shall not oppress your neighbor or rob him. The wages of a hired worker shall not remain with you all night until the morning.” (Lev. 19:13) Part II: An analysis and critique of the minimum wage changes proposed by Govern...

S1E21 – Stewardship of the Earth and Climate Change
February 10, 2021

Part I: Law of the Day - "If you come across a bird’s nest in any tree or on the ground, with young ones or eggs and the mother sitting on the young or on the eggs, you shall not take the mother with the young. You shall let the mother go,

S1E20 – Holding Rulers Accountable (Lex Rex Part 11)
February 03, 2021

Part I: Law of the Day - "If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who will not obey the voice of his father or the voice of his mother, and, though they discipline him, will not listen to them, then his father and his mother shall take hold of him a...

S1E19 – Defending Against Oppression (Lex Rex Part 10)
January 27, 2021

Part I: Law of the Day - "You shall not revile God, nor curse a ruler of your people." (Ex. 22:28) Part II: We continue walking through the book Lex Rex, by Samuel Rutherford. In chapter twenty, we consider whether people may defend themselves against...

S1E18 – Flight or Fight (Lex Rex Part 9)
January 20, 2021

On today's episode I continue walking through the book Lex Rex, by Samuel Rutherford. In chapter eighteen, we consider whether there is a difference between the person and the office. In chapter nineteen, we look at whether we should flee from or fight...

S1E17 – Resisting a Tyrant (Lex Rex Part 8)
January 13, 2021

On today's episode I continue walking through the book Lex Rex, by Samuel Rutherford. In chapter sixteen, we look at whether the ruler has the final authority to interpret the law. In chapter seventeen, we consider the situation where the people and th...

S1E16 – The Law is Above the King (Lex Rex Part 7)
January 06, 2021

On today's episode I continue walking through the book Lex Rex, by Samuel Rutherford. In chapter fourteen, we look at whether the safety of the ruler is more important than that of the people. In chapter fifteen,

S1E15 – Turning into Tyrants (Lex Rex Part 6)
December 30, 2020

On today's episode I continue walking through the book Lex Rex, by Samuel Rutherford. Lex Rex simply means that the law is king. It is a book that very simply and logically looks at the nature and purpose of government.

S1E14 – The People and the State (Lex Rex Part 5)
December 23, 2020

On today's episode I continue walking through the book Lex Rex, by Samuel Rutherford. Lex Rex simply means that the law is king. It is a book that very simply and logically looks at the nature and purpose of government.

S1E13 – Rulers and the Ruled (Lex Rex Part 4)
December 16, 2020

On today's episode I continue walking through the book Lex Rex, by Samuel Rutherford. Lex Rex simply means that the law is king. It is a book that very simply and logically looks at the nature and purpose of government.