Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Nehemiah's covenant renewal

“This covenant agreement in Nehemiah 9–10 is based firmly on the belief that God does punish sin but also that he forgives because of his mercy and grace when his people cry to him in contrition.”—A Severe Mercy page 488

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I, for one, am glad that he does forgive when we cry to him!
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