Quote of the Day

“Human law must rest its authority ultimately upon the authority of that law which is divine. . . . Far from being rivals or enemies, religion and law are twin sisters, friends, and mutual assistants. Indeed, these two sciences run into each other.”

– James Wilson, Signer of the Constitution; U. S. Supreme Court Justice

 

About vonMesser

Retired from the US Navy (21 years) and state (20 years). Recently remarried after being widowed for 5 years. 2 daughters, and a step-daughter, all functioning adults). Graduated from college after the Navy with BA in Education, psychology, Economics, History and Political Science. Teach Hunter Safety for Washington (since 1991) and do historical reenactments for Civil War, WW-1and WW-2.
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2 Responses to Quote of the Day

  1. Uriel says:

    Good one Von. Even Marx and others recognized over the years the strength and freedom of law and order in a community has to come from a grounding in the values and principles of the Bible. Otherwise, they would not have pushed so hard to destroy faith and religion before conquering through fear and intimidation.

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