Mondays with Marty

In this week’s installment from Off the Record with Martin Luther, Luther delights in God’s wealth and laments our discontent:

5224. What a rich God is our God! 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. 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 if that is the reason for our downfall.  (p. 162)

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