It was Daniel McGirr (Daily 302) who caused an epiphany in my understanding of the UNITED STATES of America when compared to the ancient world.
I saw the Suzerain-Vassal system in how the 50 states and the Capital building in DC were congruous with historical empires. For the past 3 years I have seen the political dynamic in how GOD is Sovereign over the vassals (Nations) I saw the legal ramification(s) of biblical law and historical law more to do with behavior in order for the KINGDOM or country to survive
The following is a good video presentation to watch. For me, being engaged as a citizen in the Kingdom of GOD requires more than faith for the future. It requires action in the present!
Professor Sheila McGinn made me understand, vicariously why Jesus was doing all that he did in renewing covenant governance