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July 19, 2011

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deirdre

Love the distinction between joy and happiness. What a great reminder.

Bryan Burton

Deirdre, I appreciate the feedback. This has been a common response from people at church and blogreaders. It is a very important distinction to make, especially in light of the way in which our North American culture speaks as if they are the same...even some Bible translations fall prey to the same mistake. Joy is both a gift God wishes to give and a virtue to be chosen and practiced. Thanks for your comment.

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