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27. Sacred the Body

Text Information
First Line: Sacred the body
Title: Sacred the Body
Author: Ruth Duck (1997)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 5.5.10.D
Scripture: Romans 12:1; 1 Corinthians 3:16; 1 Corinthians 6:19-20; Galatians 3:28
Topic: Care of Creation; Creation; Incarnation (2 more...)
Language: English
Copyright: © 1997 The Pilgrim Press
Tune Information
Composer: Colin Gibson (1992)
Meter: 5.5.10.D
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: © 1992 Hope Publishing Company

Text Information:

Despite biblical directives to “honor God with your body” (1 Corinthians 6:20) and “offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God” (Romans 12:1), Christians have often scorned the body, failing to see how the mystery of the Incarnation continues in each person.

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