Wednesday, October 31, 2007

It Is Good

Extract from a letter by John A Broadus to Maria Harrison, his wife-to-be, October 18, 1850:

It is good for us sometimes to be troubled, since it drives us to the Great Comforter; for it is good to feel our weakness and insufficiency, and then go to the Source of Strength.

Life and Letters of John Albert Broadus, by Archibald Thomas Robertson, 1901, reprint by Gano Books, p. 82.

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