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A question mark for Megachurches

Galatians 4:16 Am I therefore become your enemy, because I tell you the truth?

He that prizeth truth (saith Sir Walter Raleigh) shall never prosper by the possession or profession thereof.

When we seek to fetch men out of their sins, they are apt to fret and snarl; like men when wakened out of their sleep, they are unquiet, ready to brawl with their best friend.

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We must not think to find truth but upon a serious search.

Job 8:8 And prepare thyself to the search of their fathers.

Or fit thyself, fix thy mind upon it, as #Ps 100:1.

We must not think to find truth but upon a serious search, #Pr 2:3.

Anaxagoras complained omnia esse circumfusa tenebris, that all things were full of darkness. Empedocles, that the inlets of the senses were very narrow. Democritus, that truth lay hid as it were in a deep pit that could hardly be fathomed. St Paul cries out, O the depth! How unsearchable are God’s judgments, and his ways past finding out!

Prepare therefore to this search after God; and pray as that poor man did that cried after Christ; and when he was asked, What wouldst thou have? Lord, said he, that mine eyes might be opened.

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