"Violence shall no more be heard"

Today the thought of violence reaches us through many avenues. Entertainment and news media so often voice incidents involving acts of violence that they are accepted as part of the present-day mood instead of as errors to be overcome. Sometimes also peaceful and calm ways of living are disdained as outmoded and to be passed by in favor of exciting, tense, material ways of thinking and acting.

And yet when the human mind finds itself in trouble, it values and yearns for peace, having found that peace includes real happiness and contentment and true rest. The book of Isaiah describes the coming of the Christ into the violent times of that day and foretells the effect of the Christ, Truth, upon error in the passage, "Violence shall no more be heard in thy land, wasting nor destruction within thy borders; but thou shalt call thy walls Salvation, and thy gates Praise." Isa. 60:18;

NEXT IN THIS ISSUE
Article
Our Continuous Employment
June 18, 1966
Contents

We'd love to hear from you!

Easily submit your testimonies, articles, and poems online.

Submit