You shouldn’t dare to reinterpret the Word of God your own way.  It’s better to think, “I don’t understand these words.  But before I change them, take something away from them, or add to them, I would rather leave them alone.  I’ll give them to God.”  The Scriptures should always be handled with reverence and respect.

Luther, Martin, Faith Alone: A Daily Devotional, Zondervan, 2005, p. May 22.

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