Most laws condemn the soul and pronounce sentence…

The law of the LORD is perfect, reviving the soul. Thestatutes of the LORD are trustworthy, making wise the simple.  — Psalm 19:7 (NIV) Most laws condemn the soul and pronounce sentence. Theresult of the law of my God is perfect. It condemns butforgives. It restores–more than abundantly–what it takesaway.  … Jim Elliot (1927-1956)