The Word Among Us

February 2012 Issue

A God of Faithfulness and Justice

Not a single promise will go unfullfilled

Let Works of Mercy Be Our Delight

It must have been tough to be an ancient Greek—especially if you were religious. Not only did you have to sacrifice to a number of dif­ferent gods, but you never knew for sure what these gods were going to do.

Unlike Yahweh, the God of Israel, Zeus and his companions were a fickle lot. They could just as easily strike you down with the plague as

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