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Alas! And Did My Savior Bleed?

3 He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we esteemed him not.

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For such a worm as I


Dracunculus medenisis, better known as the Guinea worm, is a parasitic nematode roundworm found in stagnant water.  When the water containing worm larvae is consumed, the larvae mate inside a human abdomen and grow.   615 more words


An English Example of the Masoretic Accents Preserving a Lyrical Language

While many Hebrew students pay close attention to the vowel pointings of the Masoretic Text (MT), many more overlook them altogether.  However, if students were paying close enough attention to the vowel pointing, they would see that the Hebrew vowels sometime lengthen in places that one would not expect.  635 more words


Come, We That Love The Lord

Praise the Lord! Sing to the Lord a new song… Let the children of Zion be joyful in their King.

Psalm 149:1-2

Text: Isaac Watts, 1707…

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7 Passages From “The Christian Book Of Mystical Verse”

A.W. Tozer had a great ear for poetry that would help Christians better glimpse the heart of God. In his collection called The Christian Book Of Mystical Verse he shares dozens of these poems. 306 more words

"False Greatness"

“‘Tis true my form is something odd,

But blaming me is blaming god;

Could I create myself anew

I would not fail in pleasing you.” 33 more words