Another Meditation on the Third Commandment

Basic information

  • Author(s):
  • Included in: Perspectives on Political Science
  • Published: December 9, 2016
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Online

This article presents several normative and conceptual challenges to the prospects of the creation of a Christian political party in American politics. Given that political parties differ from interest groups insofar as they seek to govern, and as governing includes the exercise of coercive force, constructing a Christian political party that is recognizably and uniquely Christian and capable of successfully wielding political power will be an exceedingly difficult task.



  • Course code:
  • Credits:
  • Semester:
  • Department: