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After Failure and Repentance

Lord, you are so tender.

You see my heart as I sin against you. You see my filth, my defiance, you feel the whips and the shards of glass, the thorns crushed into your skull, the nails piercing through your hands and your feet, the agony as you struggle for breath, the cold darkness of isolation. 128 more words


The Mediaeval Villain

I see that there have been more attempts at the whitewashing of King John.

But the gentleman who wrote has a further interest in the matter; for he believes that King John was innocent, not only on this point, but as a whole. 1,438 more words

G.K. Chesterton

What Killed Ananias & Sapphira?

In light of everything else written in the New Testament Epistles about the life of the Christian, God immediately smacking down the hand of justice upon Ananias and Sapphira for their lack of moral character, seems dubious. 1,633 more words


Confirming the Son

After Jesus stated in John 16:8 that the Holy Spirit will convict the world of sin, righteousness, and judgment, He told us exactly why the Holy Spirit would do so. 495 more words


Day 55: Complaining

Numbers 10:11 – 12:16

Key Verses

Numbers 11:1-2
And the people complained in the hearing of the Lord about their misfortunes, and when the Lord heard it, his anger was kindled, and the fire of the Lord burned among them and consumed some outlying parts of the camp.

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ከሃጢያት አለመመለስ እንጂ ሃጢያት ሰውን ከእግዚአብሄር ሊያቆራርጠው አይችልም

ሃጢያት በእግዚአብሄር ዘንድ አፀያፊ ነገር ነው፡፡ ሃጢያት ቀልድ አይደለም፡፡ ሃጢያት ሰውን ከእግዚአብሄር የለያየ ከባድ ነገር ነው፡፡ ነገር ግን ይህ ከባድ የሆነ አመፅ እንኳን ሰውን ከእግዚአብሄር እንዲለየው እግዚአብሄር አይፈልግም፡፡


“Nothing erases the past. There is repentance, there is atonement, and there is forgiveness. That is all, but that is enough.”

–Fuwaad ibn Abbas
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