Things Not Nice: An Essay on Civil Government

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Craig A. Stern

Regent University School of Law

Date Written: March 1, 1997

Abstract

This essay argues that the biblical view does not permit civil government to punish all socially harmful wrongs.

Keywords: biblical law, limited authority of civil government

JEL Classification: K00

Suggested Citation

Stern, Craig A., Things Not Nice: An Essay on Civil Government (March 1, 1997). Regent University Law Review, Vol. 8, 1997. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2574828

Craig A. Stern (Contact Author)

Regent University School of Law ( email )

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Virginia Beach, VA 23464
United States

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