Jesus said Only God is Good, oh, and Government?

When the Rich Young Man (referred to in Luke as “a certain ruler”) met Jesus, he called Him, “Good master” (or “Good teacher” in some accounts), to which Jesus replied, “Why dost thou call me good? None is good but God alone.” The irony was lost on the young seeker. But I just stumbled upon a website called “Government is Good” and the irony was not lost on me. The site’s author is filled with evangelistic zeal, singing the praises of government as he declares that:

“Most government programs are working well and are actually improving the lives of all Americans in innumerable ways.”

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