Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Meek

“What kind of earth? Tell me? Some say a noetic one, but nowhere in Scripture do we find a noetic earth….” Continue reading

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The Mourners

He did not simply set forward all that mourn, but they that do so for sins…. Continue reading

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The Poor in Spirit

“What is meant by the ‘poor in spirit’? Would you like to know who it is that is poor in spirit? He who is given the riches of the soul in exchange for material wealth… Continue reading

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The Dying Old Man

“I laughed the first time because you are frightened of death, the second time because you are not prepared for it, … Continue reading

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The Parable of the House

Right from the start throw out the things he throws at you and by the grace of Christ your house will stay clean.” Continue reading

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