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Do you Know God?

Taken from Richard Rohr The Divine Dance. While I don't subscribe to all of Rohr's theology--this section is very powerful!

How's your heart?

Gospel of Mark and Your Heart! Mr 3:5 * He looked around at them angrily, because he was deeply disturbed by their hard hearts. Then he said to the man, “Reach out your hand.” The man reached out his hand, and it became normal again! Mr 6:52 * They still didn’t understand the significance of the miracle of the multiplied loaves, for their hearts were hard and they did not believe. Mr 7:7 * ‘These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far away. Their worship is a farce, for they replace God’s commands with their own man-made teachings.’ Mr 7:19 * Food doesn’t come in contact with your heart, but only passes through the stomach and then comes out again.” (By saying this, he showed that every kind of food is acceptable.) Mr 7:21 * For from within, out of a person’s heart, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder, Mr 8:17 * Jesus knew what they were thinking, so he said, “Why are you so worried about having no food? Won’t you ever learn or