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De Profundis
De Profundis. The Depths Of Which The Psalmist Speaks Were Those Of Penitence. We Do Not Know His Name, Or The Nature Of His Sin, Or What Led Him To Repent Of It, Or What Caused Him To Believe That God Would Forgive It. But It Evidently Occasioned Him Great ...

Divine Restraints
Divine Restraints. Much Is Said In The Bible Of The Freedom Of The People Of God. The Unknown Author Of The One Hundred And Nineteenth Psalm Rises Out Of The Somewhat Monotonous Strain In Which His Poem Is Composed, Into One Of Exultation And Triumph, When He Exclaims, "i Shall ...

God Wrestling With Man
God Wrestling With Man. It Is No Unusual Thing To See A Man Wrestling With Himself. There Are At Least Two Natures In Each Of Us - The Higher And The Lower, The Flesh And The Spirit - And These Two Often Come Into Sharp Collision With Each Other. A ...

In The Footsteps Of
In The Footsteps Of Jesus. No One Can Read What Is Sometimes Called The Gospel Of The Resurrection - The Inspired But Still Imperfect Narrative Of The Wonderful Forty Days, In Which Our Lord Showed Himself Alive After His Passion - Without Observing The Changed Relation In Which He Stood ...

Jesus Asleep
Jesus Asleep. It Had Been A Busy Day In The Life Of Our Lord. For Many Hours He Had Been Teaching On The Shore Of The Lake, And The Multitude Which Gathered To Hear Him Was So Great That He Had At Last Stepped Into A Little Boat, And Making ...

Leadership Of Little Children
Leadership Of Little Children. Almost People Has Had Its Dream Of A Golden Age. In Most Of The Ancient Mythologies There Is Found A Tradition Of A Better Time, When The Earth Was The Common Property Of Man, And Pro Duced Of Itself Whatever He Needed. The Land Then Flowed ...

Lost Faith
Lost Faith. The First Easter Morning Brought To This Poor Woman A Sore Disappointment. She Had Gone In The Early Twilight To The Grave Where Two Days Be Fore The Body Of One Whom She Had Loved Had Been Hurriedly And Secretly Buried. Her Visit Could Of Course Do Him ...

Putting On Christ
Putting On Christ. A Phrase So Striking As This Merits Attention, Especially As It Is Twice Used By St. Paul. The Figure Of Speech Embodied In It Is Many Times Em Ployed In The Scriptures: It Was A Favorite One With This Apostle, And It Is Not Infrequently Found In ...

The Necessity Of Immortality
The Necessity Of Immortality. It Is Not Altogether Easy To Follow The Apostle's Argument In This Magnificent Chapter. We Do Not Even Commonly Feel Its Force As An Argument, So Powerful Is It As A Revelation Of Things Which The Human Mind Had Never Before Conceived. And Yet It Is ...

The Place And The
The Place And The Way. We Are Naturally Jealous Of Many Of The Changes Which Have Been Made In The Revised Version Of The New Testament, Especially In Those Passages Which, Like This Chapter And The Following Chapters Of St. John's Gospel, Are Peculiarly Familiar And Dear To All Christian ...

The Practical Mans Mistakes
The Practical Man's Mistakes. There Is A Man Whom Everybody Knows, And Whom Many People Admire, Though I Am Persuaded That He Commonly Receives More Respect Than He Deserves. He Has Been A Pew-holder In Many Dif Ferent Churches. He Has However Attended Them Rather From The Force Of Habit, ...

The Restoring Of Souls
The Restoring Of Souls. There Is Only One Restorer Of Souls, But There Are Multitudes Of Souls Which Want Restoring. We Do Not Need To Have Formed Any Theories Of Human Nature Or To Have Been Trained In Any Theological School; We Only Need To Look Out Upon Society, Or ...

The Work Of God
The Work Of God. There Is, Then, As These Jews Thought, A Work Of God. There Is Something Which He Would Have Us Do. But If So, We Want, Of Course, To Know And Do It. It Is Certainly Our Duty, And It Will With Equal Certainty Prove In The ...