“Freedom is the emancipation from the arbitrary rule of other men. ~ Mortimer Adler
It is omnipotent, omniscient, and omnipresent. It knows best what we need and what must be done. We must trust in its absolute power, knowledge, and presence in all areas of our lives. For this overseer is the source of justice, truth, wisdom, wrath, and mercy.
So it appears big government has become for the American people.
We used to think of “God, family, and country,” but the significance of the first two has been effectively diminished in this society where self-reliance is the exception rather than the rule. Most Americans would scoff at the assertion they have made the government into a god, but a look at their dependency on the federal government and loyalty to it prove otherwise.”
1 Samuel 8: God, the people want a king. God said a king will rule over you, make instruments of war, take your fields, etc.
After Constantine the church became the chaplain of empire; but Jesus said My Kingdom is not of this world