Who can name even one government in the entire world that is just and free from corruption? Isn't that what all the of the peoples of the world long for?
"The days are coming, declares the LORD, when I will raise up . . . a king who will reign wisely and do what is just and right . . . " Jeremiah 23:5.
Many passages in the Bible tell us that it is God who raises up rulers and puts down others. Cepheus is a king, head of a royal family. The roots of this constellation's stars suggest that he is a redeemer (Alfirk) and that he will bruise and break (Er Rai) his enemies. He represents the one God will set up as King of kings to rule the nations with justice, none other than his own Son, Psalm 2.