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Let the church say ‘Amen’

Question 129 from the Heidelberg Catechism (revised version) says the little word “Amen” means: “This shall truly and surely be! It is even more sure that God listens to my prayer than that I really desire what I pray for.”

The image this brings to me is of a patient parent listening to a child who is asking for something that is exactly not what the child needs. Listening is a spiritual gift. Most of us hear but fewer of us actually listen.

 

 

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Statement from the Moderator about the GA221 Middle East Issues Committee

Apr 23, 2014

The Reverend Neal Presa, Moderator of the 220th General Assembly (2012) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), affirmed his moderator and vice moderator choices for the 14 committees of the 221st General Assembly, emphasizing a nonpartisan, objective selection process.

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