Sunday, May 19, 2013
Centennial of Robert MacColl Adams
Feast of Dunstan, Archbishop of Canterbury, 988
I have a Christian friend who is a Roman Catholic, another who belongs to the Church of Christ, others who hold this theology, that loyalty, or the other affiliation... Can I associate, as a Christian, with any of these without endangering my witness to the truth I have received? Because I believe in the Holy Ghost, I believe that I can, because I believe that He will be with me. I may fail to make clear to my Roman Catholic friend the true nature of salvation in Christ, or to my Campbellite friend the true place of the Scriptures in the Christian life; but God’s truth will remain. It may not be safe in my hands, but it is safe in His.
... Robert MacColl Adams (1913-1985), “Receiving One Another”
(see the book; see also 1 Cor. 2:9-10; Joel 2:28-29; John 14:16-17,26; 15:26; 16:13; Eph. 4:11-13; 1 John 2:20,27; Jude 1:3; more at Belief, Failure, Friend, Holy Spirit, Loyalty, Safety, Theology, Truth, Witness)
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