In the modern world, the central institution is the state, so much so that people identify government with the state. As we saw some time back, the word “government” involves far more than civil government. It includes, you remember, the self-government of the Christian man. It includes the family, the church, the school, your job, the society you live in, and civil government, one form of government among many.
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