The Heart

“The heart in the scripture is variously used; sometimes for the mind and understanding, sometimes for the will, sometimes for the affections, sometimes for the conscience, sometimes for the whole soul. Generally, it denotes the whole soul of man and all the faculties of it, not absolutely, but as they are all one principle of moral operations, as they concur in our doing good or evil…the seat and subject of the law of sin is the heart of man.” ~John Owen
 
Our actions reveal that which is in the heart. If we have evil in our hearts, how do we expect to be close to God and to follow his Word? 
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