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Spiritual Poverty
Plain Truth Magazine
May 24, 1975
Volume: Vol XL, No.9
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Spiritual Poverty
Garner Ted Armstrong   
Church of God

Born: February 9, 1930
Died: September 15, 2003
Member Since: 1930
Ambassador College: 1956
Ordained: 1955
Office: Evangelist

The account is empty. The hollow prayer is a rubber check. Gestures at religion are counterfeit currency. Red ink is everywhere; the checkbook is fake. The church is in the hands of the receivers. The professional auctioneers might try to salvage the candelabra, the holy water, or the choir robes. Religion is bankrupt. The United States of America is spiritually sick. You don't believe it? Then take a look at the shocking downward plunge of strong morality, the alarming rise in crime, the destruction of home and family, the shifting trends of youth's values, the almost unbelievable defeat in the global geopolitical arena, the lack of true patriotism, the emptiness of hollow religious ceremony.

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Plain Truth MagazineMay 24, 1975Vol XL, No.9
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