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Daily Courage - January 29

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"The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth."  (John 1:14)

Remarkable Remarks - The Word of God

Josif Trifa - Romania: "A christian without a bible is like a soldier without a gun."

Russian Christian after receiving his first Bible: "The more I read, the more I want to read."

Another Russian Christian after receiving a Bible: "I could go to prison for having this book, but this book can also set men free."

Siberian Christian who had only one page of the Bible: "I wish I knew what is on the next page."

Koran: "God forbid that He should have a son!" (Sura 4:172).

Bible: "For God so loved the world that He gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life." (John 3:16)

William H. Houghton: "Lay hold on the Bible, until the Bible lays hold on you."

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