Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again [anew], he cannot see the kingdom of God.” (John 3:3) The Christian concept of being born again
Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage. – Galatians 5: 1 Several states in America have enacted a stand your
Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed. – John 8: 36. Apparently, the freedom which you get from Christ is like no other freedom. When Christ makes you free, you
Eastern modes of salutation are not unfrequently so prolonged as to become wearisome and a positive waste of time. The “profusely polite Arab asks so many questions after your health,” “your happiness, your welfare, your house, and other things, that” a person ignorant of the habits of the country would imagine there must be some secret ailment or mysterious sorrow “oppressing you, which you wished to conceal, so as to spare the” “feelings of a dear, sympathizing friend, but which he, in the” “depth of his anxiety, would desire to hear of. I have often” “listened to these prolonged salutations in the house, the” “street, and the highway, and not unfrequently I have experienced” “their tedious monotony, and I have bitterly lamented useless” “waste of time” (Porter, Through Samaria, etc.). The work on” “which the disciples were sent forth was one of urgency, which” left no time for empty compliments and prolonged greetings (Luke 10:4).
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