THE reign of God is already universal, ageless, rich with blessing to the obedient of every tongue, in every land. But when people speak of God's kingdom, or the kingdom of heaven, and conceive it in terms of "the kingdom of the earth," they would have war in heaven, and some thrust out of the kingdom, even as by war on earth there are expulsions and exile, obliterations of advantage and the sustainment of discord.
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