Mondays with Marty

In this week’s installment from Off the Record with Martin Luther, Luther reminds us of God’s riches and our insatiable desire for more:

5224. What a rich God our God is! He gives enough, but we do not appreciate it. He gave Adam the entire world. He was not satisfied with it; he was concerned with that one tree, and had to ask why God had forbidden it. That is the way it is today too. God has given us enough to learn in His revealed Word. But we don’t bother with it, and search for his hidden will, and still cannot experience Him. Therefore, it will serve us right is that is the reason for our downfall. (p. 162)

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