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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 43

Chapter 10 The Sacrament of Living (PART 4) In all charity, and with no desire to reflect unkindly upon any Christian, however misled, I would point out that the Roman Catholic church represents today the sacred-secular heresy carried to its … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 42

Chapter 10 The Sacrament of Living (PART 3) This is not quite all. Long-held habits do not die easily. It will take intelligent thought and a great deal of reverent prayer to escape completely from the sacred-secular psychology. For instance … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 41

Chapter 10 The Sacrament of Living (PART 2) The Lord Jesus Christ Himself is our perfect example, and He knew no divided life. In the Presence of His Father He lived on earth without strain from babyhood to His death … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 40

Chapter 10 The Sacrament of Living (PART 1) Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God. —I Cor. 10:31 One of the greatest hindrances to internal peace which the Christian encounters … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 39

Chapter 9 Meekness and Rest (PART 3) This unnatural condition is part of our sad heritage of sin, but in our day it is aggravated by our whole way of life. Advertising is largely based upon this habit of pretense. … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 38

Chapter 9 Meekness and Rest (PART 2) Let us examine our burden. It is altogether an interior one. It attacks the heart and the mind and reaches the body only from within. First, there is the burden of pride. The … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 37

Chapter 9 Meekness and Rest (PART 1) Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. —Matt. 5:5 A fairly accurate description of the human race might be furnished one unacquainted with it by taking the Beatitudes, turning them … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 36

Chapter 8 Restoring the Creator-creature Relation (PART 4) Another saying of Jesus, and a most disturbing one, was put in the form of a question, “How can ye believe, which receive honour one of another, and seek not the honour … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 35

Chapter 8 Restoring the Creator-creature Relation (PART 3) Anyone who might feel reluctant to surrender his will to the will of another should remember Jesus’ words, “Whosoever committeth sin is the servant of sin.” We must of necessity be servant … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 34

Chapter 8 Restoring the Creator-creature Relation (PART 2) So let us begin with God. Back of all, above all, before all is God; first in sequential order, above in rank and station, exalted in dignity and honor. As the self-existent … Continue reading

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