Arkansas Faith and Ethics Council
The question is not a rhetorical one – it’s real – and one we must carefully consider. “Is civil disobedience and jail in our future?” It’s probably only a matter of time (and a short amount of time) before ministers and churches will be routinely faced with the choice of obeying an unjust and unrighteous law that violates God’s truth, standards, and commands or being incarcerated or otherwise punished for refusing to obey the wayward law.
The U. S. Supreme Court today released its decision, legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states.That represents the most outlandish example of judicial tyranny in this country’s history. We are seemingly now at the mercy of an out-of-control judiciary on steroids.