Matt Trewhella: Authority Has Limits, Lesser Magistrates Must Interpose!

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TODAY’S GUEST – Matt Trewhella is the pastor of Mercy Seat Christian Church in Milwaukee, WI, founder of the pro-life organization, Missionaries to the Prebornand author of the book, The Doctrine of the Lesser Magistrate.

He is a graduate of Valley Forge Christian College, and his wife, Clara, have eleven children and nine grandchildren, and reside in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area. His research and teaching on the lesser magistrate doctrine is reshaping the the thinking of Americans.

“The people of the land have practiced extortion and committed robbery, and they have oppressed the poor and needy, and have oppressed the stranger without justice. 30 I searched for a man among them who would build up a wall and stand in the gap before Me for the land, so that I would not destroy it; but I found no one. 31 So I have poured out My indignation on them; I have consumed them with the fire of My wrath; I have brought their way upon their heads,” declares the Lord God.Ezekiel 22:27-31

We discuss the forgotten benefits or Interposition by Lesser Magistrates, misinterpreting Romans 13, masking image-bearers of God, and review The Doctrine of Lesser Magistrates. David concludes with a sobering look at ’12 ways to destroy a society.”


Romans 13 – An interpretation you haven’t heard before

Op-Ed: Here Are 3 Beneficial Results of Interposition by Lesser Magistrates

White Coats & Purse Strings: Matt Trewhella’s sermon on the history of Christians and medical matters, and the proper function of government.

“Obey unless it would cause you to sin” is NOT correct

How to destroy a society – 12 ways