What is the Lesser Magistrate Doctrine?
The Lesser Magistrate Doctrine teaches that when the superior or higher ranking civil authority makes immoral/unjust laws or policies, the lower or lesser ranking civil authority has both a right and duty to refuse obedience to that superior authority. Read Moreabout “What is the Lesser Magistrate Doctrine?”…
An Examination of Romans 13
This short article is written to give three convincing proofs that Romans 13 does not teach that we are to give unlimited obedience to the State as some Christian men teach. “O king, I have committed no crime against you.” – Daniel 6:22 Read Moreabout “An Examination of Romans 13”…
The Laws of a Nation should Mirror the Law and Justice of God
Good law, which affirms or mirrors the law and justice of God, helps men to see their need for Christ. Bad law, that contravenes and spurns the law and justice of God, assists men in ignoring and/or justifying their sin. Hence, the laws of a nation go to the very salvation of men’s souls. Read Moreabout “The Laws of a Nation should Mirror the Law and Justice of God”…
Hero of the St. James Church Massacre is getting the Doctrine of the Lesser Magistrates into the hands of Magistrates and the People of Africa.
The Saint James Church massacre was a massacre perpetrated on St James Church of England in South Africa in Kenilworth, Cape Town, South Africa on 25 July 1993 by four members of the Azanian People’s
On July 29th, 2023, Christians gathered at a Drag Queen Show for children in order to declare God’s law, Word, and Gospel to those attending the event. It was held outside at the Riverside Park
Here is an excellent interview with Pastor Matt on Worldview Weekend with Brannon Howse wherein he talks about the lesser magistrates and Oliver Cromwell as well as current day lesser magistrates in Missouri. Pastor Matt
Pastor Matt’s The Duty of Lesser Magistrates, which was published in the January 2022 edition of the Chapel Library, has been translated into the modern German and is being distributed throughout Germany. Here is the
In February 2022, Pastor Matt Trewhella spoke on the doctrine of the lesser magistrates in five counties in Michigan – and people’s hearts were on fire! People ran for county government – and they removed