John 1:19-23: « This is the testimony of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, ‘Who are you? He said, and did not deny it; he said that he was not the
Christ. And they asked him, « What then? Are you Elijah? And he said, I am not. Are you the prophet? And he answered, No. Then they said to him: Who are you? That we may give an answer to those who have sent us. What do you say about yourself? He said, « I am the voice of one crying in the wilderness, ‘Make straight the way of the Lord,’ as Isaiah the prophet said. »
The difference between the rich and the poor, is in the information. One has information that makes life go forward and the other not. Sometimes the difference between the great and the small is knowledge. There is a saying that says: « the mountain of a man is his ignorance ». Men have made many remarkable discoveries; the man who invented the telephone was laughed at because it looked like a toy, but today, it’s the same thing.
but today it has become an indispensable tool in everyday life. When the young men who invented the airplane started out in their backyard, people laughed at them and despised what they were doing. When the man who invented the motor car tried it, people told him to put it aside and buy a horse, like any other person; he persisted and succeeded, Christopher Columbus discovered America; Mungo Park discovered the Niger River and their names are written in gold today, in history. There are great discoveries, but the greatest discovery that anyone can ever make is …