Posts Tagged ‘Righteousness’

28 – Voice of Job 4


MacDonald finishes up with the justification of Job and his proper alignment with his new knowledge of God’s love, mercy and justice. Job’s prosperity is more than just physical as he comes to better know the ways of God are far above the ways of man.

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27 – Voice of Job 3


If Job was righteous, as the prologue states, what was his shortcoming? When God speaks to him out of the whirlwind, what is the meaning. Is it a rebuke or a reminder?

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25 – Voice of Job 1


MacDonald addresses himself to the book of Job with a passion. This first part treats Job fairly compared with how poorly the story is misunderstood by many today.

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23 – The New Man

The idea of righteousness in the Gospels and how it applies to us as we attempt to develop spiritually. We discuss what stands in our way and how to address our contradictions.

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299 – Being Righteous

Our questioner is beginning to wonder if there’s not more to being righteous than correct moral behavior. He thinks it might have something to do with how we are related to esoteric ideas.

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"No good deed goes unpunished."

The person most frequently credited as the originator of the phrase is playwright Clare Boothe Luce. Also credited have been playwright Noel Coward, writer Oscar Wilde, journalist Walter Winchell and the late Washington Post writer Bill Gold. The original idea is probably an ancient proverb.

Appearing cynical on the surface, a closer examination of human nature reveals the False Personality to be incredibly vengeful and petty due to its hubris.

Plato has Socrates say, "An unexamined life is not worth living." The reason no good deed goes unpunished is because most people are living lives not worth living. If you feel a sting that probably means you.