to a pedophiliac tyrannical king who slaughtered his countryman...My lord, if only the dream [of debasement and ruin] applied to your enemies and its meaning to your adversaries! Daniel 4:19
And David said this:
about a king he was anointed to replace...I will not lift my hand against my master, because he is the LORD's anointed. 1 Samuel 24:10
How much more should we be careful to honor those whom God has placed in leadership over us.
While I believe it is our responsibility as Christians to stand for truth, righteousness, and the oppressed, I have all to often allowed myself to disparage leaders in an ungodly way. God help me to speak the truth in love and honor.Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God. Romans 13:1