Chapel of Faith
September 26, 2019
I want you to be wise in what is good, and simple concerning evil. Romans 16:19
Simple is a good word and can take us far. In the context of Romans 16:19 it conveys the meaning of innocence, unmixed and pure as in wine or metal. This simple, pure innocence holds what is good and plainly see what is bad.
It is the result of the wisdom of good embracing the totality of evil. Life is straightforward if only we are sensible enough to realize that good and evil must be kept separate.
Simplicity (the return to innocence) begins with the repentance of our wrongs and the ensuing clear vision of G...