OF The Saved And The Abandoned.
While rebels pacify
(1) their miserable existence with despicable
entertainments, with self-destroying excusing of their wickedness,
Christ's arrival will awaken their spirits to the real life: Revealing
their emptiness, their spirit hunger and unquenchable thirst.
The "good news" of faith ended with Divinely
When Christ's separating of people ended
His witnesses submitted their testimony
(4) against all
enemies, who contemptuously denied the sent paraclete.
Others may yet give glory to God while witnessing fear-inspiring (6)
calamities from God taking place on earth
which may save them.
The greatest offence against our Lifegiver is the worship of idols:
Sectarian "harlots", politicians, pop and film stars from satan stem.
Having active knowledge of His Word and offering spirit
sacrifices to God in praise of Him, is pleasing to the Lord.
Abandoning wickedness and replacing it with righteousness,
With a vow to do His Will
a true sacrifice of loving accord.
The prayers of the habitually wicked are ignored by
Such prayers are not holy
merely pleasing to
The Word of The
Christ is like a suit that we must fit,
Not altered by superfluous badness to fit a sinful man.
Immortality, living in the paradise of God, is a
Living forever in His glory, free of pain or fear of one's demise,
Feeling only the constant joy of His unchanging love for us,
Living in a new spirit body, freed from flesh, is the prize.
The destiny of abandoned ones is defined in Second Esdras,
|They will wander ceaselessly and have no settled abode,
Their end is spirit torments where they will learn the truth,
For having refused to repent and despising His Holy code.
(1) Pacify: To appease, to calm, to satisfy, etc.
(2) Isaiah 29:8.
(3) See the "Little Scroll" under
(4) Rev 11:7 NEB.
(5) Paraclete: An advocate or legal helper
| Holy Spirit.
(6) Rev 11:13.
(7) 2 Esdras 7:78-87 NEB.