God’s gracious rule over the nations, particularly Israel. Also, the divinely established ruling of people by God’s appointed authorities for the good of society and to prevent anarchy.
God governs the nations
Jesus Christ also governs the nations
The manner of God’s government of Israel was unique
God governs individuals
God has established human agencies for the government of people
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