Dag Hammarskjold

Never, for the sake of peace and quiet, deny your own experience or convictions.

Dag Hammarskjold

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Charles Spurgeon Saving faith is an immediate relation to Christ, accepting, receiving, resting upon Him alone, for justification, sanctification, and eternal life by virtue of God's grace.
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Dag Hammarskjold

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