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Dare We Imagine Thee as Good as Thou Art?

“… what do you think?” he said suddenly one day. “If a devil were to repent, would God forgive him?”
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God the Destroyer of Sin

In the hope of giving a larger idea to the justice of God I ask, “Why is God bound to punish sin?” Continue reading

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God Creator of the Will

“All things are possible with God, but all things are not easy… In the very nature of being (that is, God), it must be hard – and divine history shows how hard – to create that which shall not be himself, yet like himself.”
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I Should not be Surprised…

“I should not be surprised that the day should come when men will refuse to believe in God simply on the ground of the apparent injustice of things. They would argue that there might be either an omnipotent being who … Continue reading

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Tradition & Imagination

“There are those who in their very first seeking of it are nearer to the kingdom of heaven than many who have for years believed themselves in it.  In the former there is more of the mind of Jesus, and … Continue reading

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Earth’s crammed with heaven

Earth’s crammed with heaven, And every common bush afire with God, But only he who sees takes off his shoes; The rest sit round it and pluck blackberries. -Elizabeth Barret Browning I just finished reading The Shack again for the … Continue reading

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