For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you according to the riches
A form of godliness, but denying the power thereof… (2 Tim 3:5) Paul predicts that perilous times will come when “men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud blasphemers, disobedient to parents,
I fed you with milk and not with solid food; for until now you were not able to receive it, and even now you are still not able. (1 Cor 3:2) The church in Corinth
“A sect of Greek philosophers at Athens, so called from the Greek” “word stoa i.e., a “porch” or “portico,” where they have been” “called “the Pharisees of Greek paganism.” The founder of the” “Stoics was Zeno, who flourished about B.C. 300. He taught his” disciples that a man’s happiness consisted in bringing himself into harmony with the course of the universe. They were trained “to bear evils with indifference, and so to be independent of” “externals. Materialism, pantheism, fatalism, and pride were the” leading features of this philosophy.
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