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Blind to Their Own Faith by Raymond A. Foss

These leaders, of the people
blind to their own faith
if they would have but seen
so different would that night had been

If they could only have lifted the scales
their power blinding them
Christ having lived out the word
even line, everything as foretold

Fulfilling all the prophecies
for the coming of the Messiah
yet they could only see
the crumbling of their empire

Violating the rules,
the commands of the Lord
to affect the outcome they desired
killing the Christ,
to retain their power

March 14, 2010
Matthew 26:57-68
I John 4:16b-21
Isaiah 58:6-9 (Call to Worship)
Worship Theme: “Those who condemned Jesus”
and sermon, “Condemned By the Righteous”
by Reverend Huntley Halvorson
the third in a series of sermons, based in part on the book,
“24 Hours That Changed the World”, by Reverend Adam Hamilton
Suncook United Methodist Church
Suncook, NH
March 14, 2010
Fourth Sunday in Lent

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