He told his next story to some who were complacently pleased with themselves over their moral performance and looked down their noses at the common people: “Two men went up to the Temple to pray, one a Pharisee, the other a tax man. 594 more words
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We all know (here in the States) this week is the week we celebrate Thanksgiving. On Thursday, only two days away now, people all over America will be sitting down to eat a feast of Turkey, dressing and all the trimmings. 1,100 more words
God is a righteous judge, so the righteous should persistently pray expecting deliverance from human adversaries; but since no one is righteous before God, do not pray to him in pride expecting exaltation—only the humble repentant sinner will be justified and exalted before him. 3,100 more words