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If the Church cannot approach God with reverence and the vocabulary of Scripture, we cannot approach God by means of a lack of reverence and awe and the words of man. The problem is not that the Church is too distinctive for the world to notice but that the Church is no longer distinctive and so the world sees nothing in the Church's walk or witness to notice.
Pray that the future holds less of these and more of these:
There are some Lutherans who outshine the Romans in their reverence and faithfulness. We don't need to follow the Romans in their goofiness.