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A Most Beautiful and Lovely Thing

June 23, 2011

Holiness is a most beautiful and lovely thing. We drink in strange notions of holiness from our childhood, as if it were a melancholy, morose, sour and unpleasant thing; but there is nothing in it but what is sweet and ravishingly lovely.

– Jonathan Edwards, The Miscellanies: a-500, 163.

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