In this week's installment from Off the Record with Martin Luther, Luther speaks of obedience to God and state:
1959. A Christian is bound by a dual obedience; obedience to God and obedience to authority. And this dual obedience comes into conflict only when the authorities command something that is against God's will. When that happens, one must obey God rather than man (p. 188).
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