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Poem: Intellectual Postulations

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jjbreunig3
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Sadly, there are many intellectual postulations
that are well meaning, but fatally flawed.
One can only end up with an unholy mixture from…
combining Man’s religious views with God’s Law.

Beyond the constraints of the mental realm,
the human template of thought cannot contain God.
Yet after more than two thousand years of Church,
lessons are still not learned; so it’s not odd…

to see a skeptical world, groaning and grasping
for rays of hope and light and salvation.
God’s truth can stand on its own, not needing
to be couched within feeble human traditions.

The multitude of meaningless rhetoric
will ultimately reveal the heart of a fool;
this idea demonstrates that the Church really needs…
Christ in its heart to reign and to rule.

It’s shameful to see an inability to ‘walk in love’;
unfortunately, it seems to appear everywhere today;
stop ignoring the basic, Biblical truths, for…
Christ declared Himself to be the Life, Truth and Way.


Author Notes:

Loosely based on:
Prov 10:19; Eccl 5:1-7; Prov 20:15

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By Joseph J. Breunig 3rd, © 2011, All rights reserved.



Logic, when applied to people, fails miserably! --Joseph J. Breunig 3rd
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JL
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1 posted 04-09-2012 01:38 PM       View Profile for JL   Email JL   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for JL

Great insight!
Excellent write.

JL

Love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul,and with all your mind. Love your neighbor as yourself.
Maranatha!

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