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True Religion Is…

True religion is . . . personal, experimental, practical. It is a thing of the heart—and not merely external religious forms. True religion is a living principle in the soul . . . influencing the mind, alluring the affections, guiding the will, directing and enlightening the conscience. True religion is a supreme—not a subordinate matter. …

Christian Character

“Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 2:5 Christians should excel in the manifestation of Christ’s character. The mind which was in Jesus, should be in them. They should consider His character as a model of their own; and be conspicuous for their . . . poverty of spirit, …