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A CLOSER LOOK AT THE WIDOW'S OFFERING: MARK 12:41- 44

@inproceedings{Smith1997ACL,
  title={A CLOSER LOOK AT THE WIDOW'S OFFERING: MARK 12:41- 44},
  author={G. Smith},
  year={1997}
}
  • G. Smith
  • Published 1997
  • The story of the widow’s oˆering as found in Mark 12:41–44 has long provided the Church with an example of humble devotion to the Lord. Further, it speaks to the people of God about the true nature of giving. Calvin considered this account as providing “a highly useful doctrine, that whatever men oˆer to God ought to be estimated not by its apparent value, but only by the feeling of the heart, and that the holy aˆection of him who, according to his small means, oˆers to God the little that he… CONTINUE READING
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