January 20, 2010

Wearing Out Hammers

It is the part of the Church to suffer rather than to strike, but it is an anvil that has worn out a good many hammers.

—John Brown, John Bunyan—His Life, Times and Work, 196, in reference to Buynan’s submission to the state.


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