Pretty pictures? Or lies. . .

Pilgrim’s Progress revisited | Christiana on the narrow way ~ The Word of God and literature and art


Deuteronomy 4:9-12


“Only give heed to yourself and keep your soul diligently, so that you do not forget the things which your eyes have seen and they do not depart from your heart all the days of your life; but make them known to your sons and your grandsons. 10 Remember the day you stood before the Lord your God at Horeb, when the Lord said to me, ‘Assemble the people to Me, that I may let them hear My words so they may learn to fear Me all the days they live on the earth, and that they may teach their children.’ 11 You came near and stood at the foot of the mountain, and the mountain burned with fire to the very heart of the heavens: darkness, cloud and thick gloom. 12 Then the Lord spoke to you from the midst of the fire; you heard the sound of…

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4 thoughts on “Pretty pictures? Or lies. . .

    1. What I like, and hope to emulate it myself with God’s help and grace, is that you know those who disagree are still brothers and sisters and you tell them so. Still, we do risk becoming enemies for telling the truth.

      I don’t think many of our brethren believe that picturing a man-made Jesus when we pray is actually bowing down to that “idol” in worship. I find myself doing it and I have to repent of it quite often. It is a stumbling block for all Christians, no matter their maturity.

      God bless you!

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