We call Him The Lamb
because he was the final blood sacrifice
who suffered in the garden, and bled from every pore
who agonized and was killed upon a cross
As individuals exercise self-control, the need for government decreases. True liberty lies in obedience to the law; most importantly the moral law of God, the only true and eternal authority.
Atheism and its followers have achieved all these marks and more. In fact one web site invites atheists to “Come on down to hear inspirational speakers and to enjoy a morning that is part-foot stomping show, part-atheist church.”
While Rockwell was doing a Michelangelo, his inspiration, FDR, was trying to figure out how to take down and re-build the United States Constitution. In FDR’s 1944 State of the Union Speech he schooled Americans on the virtues of big government.
Regardless of it’s historical origins, the evergreen is be a symbol of everlasting life for the believing Christian. Its power is in bringing peace and security to our minds, and comfort and joy to our children.
They had the impulse to confiscate the woman’s expensive ointment to do that which they thought would be for the greater good. They, like so many well-intentioned people, wanted to take something that didn’t belong to them and redistribute it for their ends.