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Oliver O’Donovan on Authority and Truth

In Resurrection and Moral Order Oliver O’Donovan lists four types of “natural” authorities that are encountered in the world, along with a fifth that is due to Adam’s sin. These, he thinks, can provoke a response of obedience without critical reflection: The forms in which we may encounter and respond to authority are very man; but […]