by Greg Perry
Believers have absolute Biblical support that we are to pay taxes. In addition, Biblically – unless our country is at war – we have no right to rebel against our government in any way that is unlawful no matter how corrupt our country is. If at war, and the other side is the just one in the fight, Biblically we have the right to fight against our own country.
Unless at war, we should obey the laws.
Except in quite vital one situation: If our country demands we act against God’s Word, then it is our duty to violate that demand – whether a war is on or not.
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