Daily Devotion-April 14, 2015-Race to Judgment

Phew! Food for thought…

Truth in Palmyra

James 5:5

Ye have lived in pleasure on the earth, and been wanton; ye have nourished your hearts, as in a day of slaughter.Ye have condemned and killed the just; and he doth not resist you.


Read all of James Chapter 5 here

Here James continues his condemnation of how the rich have amassed their riches and how they have also mistreated their fellow man in the process. His language here takes a real leap in terms of its descriptiveness of what is happening.

This description of living in wanton pleasure is more than simply men enjoying a lavish, pleasurable lifestyle. What we see here is a description of men diving head first into a driven pursuit of pleasure. Not only does this describe a wanton pursuit of pleasure, but it describes the wanton pursuit of pleasure derived at the expense of others. This is serious business.

Ye have nourished…

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2 Responses to Daily Devotion-April 14, 2015-Race to Judgment

  1. Wally Fry says:

    Jen thank you so much for that reblog

  2. tellthetruth1 says:

    Bit shocking, this one. Needs to be seen! Much love to you, Wally.

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