“Crown Him with Many Crowns.” “King of Glory.” “You Are My King.” “Lead on, O King Eternal.”
Christians often sing praise songs about Christ as King. But do we really think of him that way?
According to theologian and statesman Abraham Kuyper, far too often the answer is a resounding “no.”
In Pro Rege, a magisterial exploration of the Kingship of Christ, Kuyper outlines the implications of Christ’s reign over every dimension of life. Kuyper says we Christians regularly fail to acknowledge our true place in creation. We aren’t just God’s creation; we are God’s possession: