First two verses, first Psalm (107) of the last section (Book 5). The Psalms.
O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy;
How can we be redeemed, if we're not free at all because the . . .
And those hating me see and are ashamed, For Thou, O Jehovah, hast helped me, Yea, Thou hast comforted me. Youngs goes on, from translating, what all but Wesley and one or two others put as show me... rather than make – me a sign.
Judgement is what we need. Now. Sooner than later. Judgement in this life is redemptive, . . .
His disciples remembered that it is written: 'Zeal for your house will consume me.'
To be consumed, destroyed, if need be. Because? Commitment towards God, in the face of opposition in even, to the bringing us toward our own destruction, we live more fully who we are. This? Or, such love from God, that what else . . .
(Up late – so, quick abstract, oh confession).
Withdrawing from life isn't much liked. “Get out and enjoy yourself” is. Reclusive ways considered likely-weird and unhealthy. Sure can be. Certainly there's a kind of get-away Bible implies, isn't God-led. Being all-depressive. Groaning 'bout in . . .
How does the shepherd lead? Most obvious show of hand is in the engineering of circumstances. Hyper-sophisticated manipulation that somehow, values and cannot be said to undermine, the dynamics of freedom. Involuntary, or generally involving, some kind of response from us. We're led by a leading. Someone or thing that could, . . .
We need more not less. Needs are too low. Supplemented. Sublimated. Stuffed. I should add, '...so far'. Desperation and see about God: This would put the breaks on, the small pack of psychos behind most of the systems of the world.
(They know what might get them. If they don't so. Still could see, and will . . .
Before I kick-off:
Gave someone this website address yesterday. What possible reason? (I ask myself). Well… being friendly to a friendly. Saying behind this, “maybe/please consider, the Empire we face and God who loves and longs for us, to know… on a personal...”
On this. Truthscoop gonna try and be accessible. . . .