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Masters of Our Consent

We are not masters of our own feeling, but we are by God's grace masters of our consent.

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Exhilerating Obedience

Freedom does not mean the absence of constraints or moral absolutes. Suppose a skydiver at 10,000 feet announces to the rest of the group, "I'm ...

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Discipline before Freedom

Our habitual misuse of words has led us to imagine that Christian freedom consists in the moment, and we protest against anything that would put fetters ...

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Make Up Your Mind

If you don't make up your mind, your unmade mind will unmake you.

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The Calling to Speak

Some of us who have already begun to break the silence of the night have found that the calling to speak is often a vocation of agony, but we must speak. ...

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The Ascetic Life

Self-denial of all kinds is the very life and soul of piety.

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Keep Your Balance

I spent much of my ninth summer on a bicycle. About a mile from our house the road went down a steep hill and turned sharply at the bottom. Coasting down ...

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A Captive Conscience

My conscience has been taken captive by the Word of God, and to go against conscience or Scripture is neither right nor safe.

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Good Advice

All the good maxims have been written. It only remains to put them into practice.

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