Paying Our Dues to God and CaesarPastor Lutzer | September 6, 1987
No empire can arise without God’s aid.
Selected highlights from this sermon
During the time of Jesus and the years that followed, the Roman Empire was not a friend of Christianity. Yet Paul commanded God’s people to submit and pay taxes.
God tells us to pray for our leaders, because He ultimately appointed them to their positions. While there are certain exceptions, our collective obedience to the government should be a valuable testimony to the world.