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Lectionary Readings for Monday, October 14th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Monday, October 14th, 2019

Book of Judgement Chapter 16 Chapter 16 1. O man, weigh the words of thy God, thy elder brother, of tens of thousands of years experience. 2. Wherein thy soul perceiveth a ray of light, follow it in truth, and not in words merely. 3. It hath been said of old: Thou canst not serve both, God and self. And many go about preaching this, but they themselves, labor for self every day. 4. To serve thy God, is to…

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Lectionary Readings for Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Full Moon, Holy Memorial Day Book of Judgement Chapter 15 Chapter 15 1. Of the abundance of thy Creator’s creations be thou appalled, O man! 2. Consider the inhabitants of the whole earth, and the number of a thousand millions brought into life every thirty-three years. 3. Compute thou the number for a thousand years, and for ten thousand years. 4. And, yet, the earth is not full. 5. And the heavens of the earth are yet even as if scarcely…

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Lectionary Readings for Saturday, October 12th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Saturday, October 12th, 2019

Seventh-Day Sabbath Book of Judgement Chapter 14 Chapter 14 1. Of the foundations of the resurrections of thy God, there are two kinds; one, which dealeth with those already born, and the other, with such as are not yet born. 2. For, after thou hast purified thyself as to flesh and spirit, two conditions are open to thee, celibacy and marriage. 3. To such as are by nature inclined to celibacy, let them rejoice; for, in not having offspring, they…

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Lectionary Readings for Friday, October 11th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Friday, October 11th, 2019

Book of Judgement Chapter 13 Chapter 13 1. O man, to know the creations of thy Creator, and the things He hath placed in thy reach! 2. To apply thy knowledge and understand with reverence the work of His hand! 3. How considerate of thy little wisdom, and thy love of liberty, which He gave unto thee. 4. Even before He had perfected thee, He called out unto thee to behold His creations. And thou tarriedst not to learn, but…

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Lectionary Readings for Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Book of Judgement Chapter 12 Chapter 12 1. O man, remember thy Creator and praise Him. In this, thou art graded by thy God. 2. Who see not Him, are weak in spirit; who see Him in all things, and hear His voice in the leaves, and in every herb, are strong in spirit. 3. These are the grades of the resurrection of the souls of men. 4. For what is the earth but a foaling nest, and the possessions…

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Lectionary Readings for Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Weekday Sabbath Book of Judgement Chapter 11 Chapter 11 1. Remember thy Creator and the comprehension of His kingdoms; and be considerate of the words of thy God: 2. All men profess to desire resurrection; they hope to ascend to exalted heavenly spheres. 3. Yet, many will not even try to exalt themselves. 4. He saith in one breath: To not eat the flesh of anything created alive, is the highest. 5. But, straightway, he filleth his belly with flesh….

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Lectionary Readings for Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Book of Judgement Chapter 10 Chapter 10 1. Thou art remembered, O man, by thy God, and admonished and instructed for thy soul’s sake that thou mayest become a glory to thy Creator and to thyself. 2. Hear then, thy responsibility and the extent thereof, and consider the magnitude of thine own grade on earth and in heaven. 3. Which is in proportion to the power and the distance of thy reach. Which I have also graded unto all men…

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Lectionary Readings for Monday, October 7th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Monday, October 7th, 2019

Book of Judgement Chapter 12 Chapter 12 1. Remember thy Creator and the magnitude of his creations. Before Him thou art but an atom, and as only one small creature. 2. Nevertheless, a multitude of people make a nation, with cities and hamlets. 3. These are also graded by thy God, according to the ascendancy or the declension of the whole. 4. If a city, then the grades of all the people shall be summed together in a scale of…

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Lectionary Readings for Sunday, October 6th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Sunday, October 6th, 2019

Holy Memorial Day Book of Judgement Chapter 8 Chapter 8 1. Hear my words, O man, and be considerate of the justice of thy Creator. 2. These are my exhibits which I place before thee, that thou shalt not err: 3. And thou be a rich man, and adorn a city by donating unto it a park, with statuary and pleasure-walks, hoping to glorify thyself thereby, and be praised by men; therein thyself burieth thyself in the first resurrection. And…

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Lectionary Readings for Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Lectionary Readings for Saturday, October 5th, 2019

1st Quarter Moon, Seventh-Day Sabbath  Book of Judgement Chapter 7 Chapter 7 1. A man may be wise as to books and philosophy and mathematics and poetry and great learning, and yet be low in grade as to spirit. 2. A man may know little of all such knowledge, and may be poor withal, but by hardship and experience, developed in sympathy and good works done unto others, and be high in grade as to spirit. 3. So also may it…

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