Faith and Evidence

“We are not required to believe in the providence of God without evidence; but our being unable to reconcile his government with our liberty, is no rational ground of unbelief…We are required to believe nothing on these, or any other subjects, without adequate proof; but we are not allowed to make our ignorance of the relations of these truths an excuse for either unbelief or disobedience. …faith without evidence is irrational; but unbelief in spite of evidence is not less so. …We, too, are called upon to receive every truth upon its own evidence; to harmonize our knowledge where we can, but to reject nothing simply because of our ignorance of its consistency with other truths.” –Charles Hodge “The Way of Life” (Banner of Truth) p. 70-71

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About Maureen Stohlmeyer

Grateful to have been married to my wonderful husband Michael for nearly 35 years who is now with the Lord, I would like to share from writers from the past who have strengthened our faith and walk with Jesus Christ our Savior and Redeemer. His walk with God was deeply enriched by the writings of authors from the past and I dedicate this blog to him and to them.
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