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Fiona Steward
Having spent several years in student ministry I'm now working in a church doing women's ministry.
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Pure Religion
James 1:26-27
Do we realise that God the Father considers our religion pure?
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Published August 23rd, 2019
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The difference between the one who is self-deceived in his religion and the one whose religion is acceptable to God is living it out in his words and actions.
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James 1:26-27
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If anyone thinks he is religious
If anyone considers himself to be religious,
q and does not bridle his tongue
and yet cannot control his tongue
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but deceives his heart,
he therefore deceives himself into thinking that he is religious,
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this person’s r religion is worthless.
So then that person's religion is empty.
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Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this:
However, this is what religion looks like, which is acceptable to God the Father as pure and without fault:
s to visit t orphans and widows in their affliction,
to visit and care for orphans and widows (those who are most vulnerable and defenseless in society)
and u to keep oneself v unstained from the world.
and to keep oneself separate from the world
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