PURPOSE AND PLATFORM
The foundation of all
sound government, including civil government, is a true and proper fear of the
Lord. This is why we read in Psalm
2:10-11: “Now therefore be wise, O ye kings, Be instructed, ye judges of the
earth. Serve the Lord with fear…” The fear of the Lord is indeed the beginning
of wisdom. And a true fear of God
entails a recognition of the doctrines of His Word,
which reveal how He is to be served.
Such true religion is the only foundation which can issue in a proper
implementation of both tables of the Ten Commandments, both those concerning
our relations with God and with other men.
The Reformation Party
is a political party dedicated to promoting government based upon true fear of
the Lord, such as was conceived in the Solemn League and Covenant of
1643. It is an international political
party, analogous to the Green Party (but with a different political agenda from
the Green Party).
1. It is the duty of all men and institutions of
men, including civil governments at every level and for every nation, tribe and
tongue, to acknowledge the Biblical doctrines accurately summarized in the
original Westminster Standards, and to suppress heresy, idolatry, and every
other enemy of sound doctrine, appropriate to their station and calling. This includes violations of both the first and
second tables of the Ten Commandments.
2. It is the duty of
civil governments at every level and in every nation to recognize and protect
that church which adheres to the Biblical doctrines accurately summarized in
the original Westminster Standards, and to be a nursing mother to that
church. And only male communicant
members of that church should be allowed to vote or hold public office in civil
3. It is our duty not to enter into unlawful
oaths and unlawful confederacies with heretics and infidels for purposes of