He Shall Have Dominion / We Shall Have Dominion?
Happy Birthday Canada!
Kings have authority but they are also under authority if they understand God’s design for the country they govern.
On the eve of Canada’s 150th birthday, join me in some reflective meditation on Psalm 72, from which Canada derives her motto “From sea to sea” (v.8). But first a short quote from my dad’s copy of The Ontario Public School History of Canada, penned by George M. Wrong, M.A., LL.D., Professor of History in the University of Toronto. It bears a copyright of 1921.
“Earlier constitutions of Canada had been framed by British statesmen. This one the Canadians framed for themselves. The name CANADA for the federation was agreed upon, and both Upper and Lower Canada abandoned the use of this name, the one to become Ontario, the other Quebec. The delegates desired to call their creation “The Kingdom of Canada,” which should some day rank with the United Kingdom…
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