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' I haere mai hoki te Tama a te tangata ki te rapu ki te whakaora i te mea i ngaro, " Ruka 19, 10
"For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost. " Luke 19, 10.
NAMA 26. AKARANA, OKETOPA, 1892. Registered as
No. 26. i AUCKLAND, OCTOBER, 1892 a Magazine,
Kihai hoki te Atua i tono mai i taua Tama ki te ao, ki
te whakahe i te ao; engari kia oraai te ao i a ia, Hoani 3. 17.
God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world;
but that the world through Him might be saved. John 3. 17.
* " KAHORE HE POKANGA
" KAHORE he pokanga ketanga: kua
hara katoa hoki, kahore e taea e
ratou te kororia o te Atua. "
Romo 3. 22-23.
Aue te mea taimaha hei akonga mo to
tangata! Kahore he pokanga ketanga i
te tangata i te- tangata. Kotahi ano te
whakatau ki runga i te katoa, ara, " Kua
hara katoa koki. "
E te kai korero, kahore ahau e mohio i
a koe, kahore ahau e mohio ka pehea ranei
to mahi ki te ao a tangata titiro; engari ra
ahakoa ko wai ranei koe kua whakaurungia
koe i roto i taua kupu " Katoa " hei reira
kua tau taua kupu marama o te pukapuka
o te Atua ki runga i a koe. Tera pea he
tangata ahua tika koe ki to te tangata titiro,
i tenei mahi, i tera mahi ranei, otiia aue te
mea taimaha, fie tangata hara koe. Kahore
e ngaro o hara i te kanohi o te Atua tino
"NO DIFFERENCE. "
" THERE is no difference, for all have
sinned and come short of the glory
of God"Rom. ui. 22, 23.
What a hard lesson to learn! That there
is no difference between man and man.
One common verdict has been passed on all
alike" all have sinned. "
Dear reader, I know not your character,
nor your outward life; but whoever you
may be, you are included in the word " all, "
and therefore this plain statement from the
Word of God, which affects everybody,
affects you. You may be moral, respectable,
even religious; but alas, you are a sinner.
Your sins are under the eye of a thrice-holy*
God. Have you ever owned to be, in His
*' There is no difference.. * for the