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…when the word is purely taught, all things are safe, holy, and pure, although the gates of hell rage against us never so much, and we lose, not only our goods, but also our lives. Luther, A Commentary on the … Continue reading

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Things we must learn…

[We] must learn that the unity of the church is the gift of God, which we must defend and maintain with all our power. Luther, A Commentary on the Psalms Called Psalms of Degrees, 442

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Rooted poison…

This poison is rooted in our nature through original sin, that those things which are most excellent and necessary, we loathe and shun; and those things whereby Satan seeketh our destruction, we greedily desire… Luther, A Commentary on the Psalms … Continue reading

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The unquiet spirits…

If the unquiet spirits which trouble tho church at this day, could believe that the peace and concord of the church is such an holy and a pleasant ointment to the Lord, separate from all profane uses, they would be more sober and circumspect … Continue reading

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A singular promise and consolation…

Luther, A Commentary on the Psalms Called Psalms of Ascent, 431

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Ye shall never see…

Luther, A Commentary on the Psalms Called Psalms of Degrees, 416

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Greater than heaven and earth…

Luther, A Commentary on the Psalms Called Psalms of Degrees, 415

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