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Hear now this, O foolish people.

Hear now this, O foolish people, and without understanding; which have eyes, and see not; which have ears, and hear not: Jeremiah 5 Ver. 21.

Hear now this, O foolish people. They were strangely stupefied, and were therefore thus rippled up. Those that are in a lethargy must have a double quantity of physic to what others have. Continue reading “Hear now this, O foolish people.”

Into such a dead lethargy hath sin cast most people

 

Can a maid forget her ornaments, or a bride her attire? yet my people have forgotten me days without number.(Jer. 2:32)

From him we have ζωην και πνοην, “life and breath“, as the apostle saith elegantly. {1}

But into such a dead lethargy hath sin cast most people, that God is forgotten by them, and his service neglected.

 

Scriptures:

  1. Neither is worshipped with men’s hands, as though he needed any thing, seeing he giveth to all life, and breath, and all things. Ac 17:25

 

Drawing: Job, by Gustave Dore

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