Lenten Quote, Day 3

Lent has become mere mockery because our fasting is a perversion and an institution of man. For although Christ did fast forty days, yet there is no word of his that he requires us to do the same and fast as he did. Indeed he did many other things, which he wishes us not to do; but whatever he calls us to do or leave undone, we should see to it that we have his Word to support our actions. –Martin Luther

 

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About Uri Brito

I am the Pastor of Providence Church (CREC) in Pensacola, Fl.
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