Hugh Nibley Quotes (Author of Approaching Zion)
I’d Rather Be a Doorkeeper
He reminds us that those who have found the door need always to remember that God works to draw people and reach people. God uses doorkeepers! God gives us the joy of co-laboring with Him in His vineyard Pretty Neat! In this poem Rev Shoemaker seems to be speaking of the door to the Church. He was concerned that there were people outside the Church who needed what was inside the Church. He was also concerned that there were some who, once they were inside the doors of the Church, seemed to have forgotten all about those who were still outside. Just a personal note to the reader.
I don't have to have a robe of white, I'll wear rags, and go barefoot as well. I'd rather be a bum in Heaven, Than a rich man, in the fires of Hell. I don't have to have a golden crown, An old hat would be just swell, I'd rather be a bum in Heaven, Than a rich man, in the fires of Hell. I don't have to drink from a silver cup, I'd do fine with an old dented grail. I'd rather be a bum in Heaven, Than a rich man in the fires of Hell.
Ps 11 - Better is one day in your courts than a thousand elsewhere; I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God than dwell in the tents of the.
lost drag strips ghosts of quarter miles past
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There's a place for all of us in God's work! Even so the body is not made up of one part but of many. If the whole body were an eye, where would the sense of hearing be? If the whole body were an ear, where would the sense of smell be? But in fact God has placed the parts in the body, every one of them, just as he wanted them to be. If they were all one part, where would the body be?
Back in , my husband and I went on pilgrimage to Scotland. We planned our day trips and stays around the former and current locations of the relics of St. Many of the places we visited were in ruins. Iona Abbey is partly restored. We spent a few days on the island of Iona exploring its rich history of saints and holy living.