The Doctrine of the Lesser Magistrates: The Biblical Response to Tyranny.
Although unfamiliar to most Christians today, the Doctrine of the Lesser Magistrate is a well established principle for God's people to resist tyranny even to the point of armed resistance. It maintains that if the superior power is unjust and tyrannical then the lesser power has the obligation and duty to resist the superior power and has God's blessing for doing so.
January 8, 2023
The Doctrine of the Lesser Magistrates: The Biblical Response to Tyranny, part 2.
Pastor Bass continues to explore the doctrine of the lesser magistrate, explaining his duty, showing objective standards for law, and showing the intrinsic reasons his role is best for overthrowing tyranny.
January 22, 2023
The Doctrine of the Lesser Magistrates: The Biblical Response to Tyranny, part 3.
Pastor Bass continues with several other features of the doctrine, including who should participate in and who should lead armed resistance, and the indispensable role of the people in supporting the magistrate when he steps forward.
February 5, 2023
Defeating Tyranny: Where are The States?
Under the principle of The Doctrine of The Lesser Magistrate, the governor and his or her State have the best hope of resisting tyranny. The Constitution was written to serve the States and the People, after all.
June 18, 2023
Oliver Cromwell or Guy Fawkes: Two Ways to Respond to Tyranny, part 1.
History provides us with 2 classic ways to respond to tyranny: with illegitimate terror like Guy Fawkes; or with the authority of the lesser magistrate like Oliver Cromwell. Which will concerned Americans choose?
October 31, 2021
Oliver Cromwell or Guy Fawkes: Two Ways to Respond to Tyranny, part 2.
Pastor Bass articulates how we Christians, the Church, must respond to the "Full Spectrum Dominance" which the global elite impose upon us. The Church is the only institution throughout history which rebuilds the collapse of society.
November 14, 2021
Oliver Cromwell or Guy Fawkes: Two Ways to Respond to Tyranny, part 3.
Pastor Bass focuses upon the 1st and chief strategy in battling the "full spectrum dominance" being foisted upon us: the life of Christian community. A premier example is how the Church responded to the collapse of the Roman Empire.
December 5, 2021