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Government

Any system of public rule or authority

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Trinity

The father: policy maker
The son: recognizes the leadership of the father
Holy Spirit: follows the son

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Image of God

Certain qualities: reason, moral, capacity, spirituality, sociability, and emotion.

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Creation mandate

The dominion God gave humans over earth and its land

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Human depravity

Marring of gods image (marring means to impair or disfigure the appearance)

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Anarchy

Absence of government and authority

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The obligations of the government

Reward righteousness
Punishing unrighteousness
Protecting rights

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The statue of justice

The statue represents justice weighing cases in a balance, the blindfold shows you justice is blind and impartial, and the sword means it has power rot punish

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Why should we pray for the Goverment

Pray to save their souls and make sure they know God so they can know themselves

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What is a Christians duty for His or her goverment

Pray for leaders, participate in running for the government he wants us to lead,

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Submission

Emphasizes the believers obligation to submit

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Patriotism

Love for ones country