The Author

Richard Mouw is professor of faith and public life at Fuller Theological Seminary, where he served as president for 20 years (1993 to 2013). He received his BA from Houghton College, his MA from the University of Alberta, and his PhD at the University of Chicago. He formerly taught at Calvin College and the Free University of Amsterdam. He has published numerous books, including He Shines in All that’s Fair: Culture and Common Grace and Uncommon Decency: Christian Civility in an Uncivil World.

Is Government a Product of the Fall?

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