Revelation 8:1-5


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“Silence can be not simply the absence of noise, a temporary and unwelcome piece of boredom, but a profound, still, deep experience in which one can sense aspects of reality which are normally drowned out by chatter and babble.”

–N.T. Wright, Revelation for Everyone

 


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