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Life and Labors of Elder John Kline, the Martyr Missionary

Collated from his Diary by Benjamin Funk

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Author: John Kline
Published: 1900
Language: English
Wordcount: 193,933 / 540 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 77
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 389
Added to site: 2005.09.18 11186
Genres: Biography, Religion

Here note the love of Christ. He does not upbraid John for this half reproachful message. He calmly returns to him in the shape of an answer a series of the most wonderful truths the world has ever heard; truths which, in their spiritual sense, comprehend the work of salvation on the part of Jesus from the alpha to the omega. 'Go and show John again the things which ye do hear and see.' The use of the word 'again' implies that a similar answer had been returned to John at least once before. This testimony, with the love in which it was sent, may have refreshed John's love for Jesus, and reassured his faith. The last words of the returned message contain something like a gentle reproof to John, 'And blessed is he that is not offended in me.'

"I think the Lord knew that John had been somewhat offended in him; that he had doubted his love, or his wisdom, or his power, or all these together; and that the Lord's apparent neglect of him was traceable to a want of these pe



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