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Otve |yeer The Tribun? u?e? lu beet ??.?earo-a to -nature the ?^.twortWne? of ?v?ry advertisement it print? and ?o avoid the publlcetlon of all adrertlaenientg ecetain .- mls!??eding statement? or c letra?.___ ??;?? ? i While the Interstate Commerce Commission Delays the Rail? roads and the Country Suffer. Tns Instate Commerce Commission evidently has no respect for tbe adage. "He giTes twice who gives qui *:v. ? To? railroads hare been reduce to a ?Ute of semi-starrsten by tbe repressive policy of the commission. There have been concert?! ap? peals for a vear past from investors and producer?, and even fmm ?nipper*, for fairer treatment of tbe common carrier?. Transportation is a basic indus? try and prosperity for tbe railroads means pros ty for many other interests. If the railroad* are -underpaid for service and are driven t?> un? natural retrenchments, everybody who has anything ?j the railroads or to their employe* must a.so suffer. The public has long recotrnixed thst the stsrva :. programme of the commission i? an economic favors quick relief. Hut tbe comml* ;. influenced by a false pride of opinion, has treat??d tbe question of relief as if it were a qutrs . ~>ine abstruse calculation in ? mechanic. Tbe patient is suffering from paucity of n?jurb>hment. but :Le commission treats b?rr ?Tender out on bail the comforts of home while waiting for s reversal of sentence. Tbe railroads are setting deeper in the hole every day tbe commission pouders over the. case. Tbelr dividends are threatened and their allowances for malntenan o and operation have to tie ?nit. It was announced from Cincinnati yesterday that the New York Central lines had arranged to give their em <?s enforce vacations without pay of four days each montb. The Pennsylvania Railroad has been compelled to do tbe same thing. These two roads have laid off tens of thousands of men since January 1 because they coula not afford to employ them on full time on a non-remunerative basis of operation. Yet the ?commission rediously d??bates whether or not it will give relief to a great industry, put on short rations by governmental regulation, and views with distrust tbe business community's openly ei ?ympathy with tbe carriers, much an Presi? dent Wiltjson view?; wirb distrust the protest which the business world is making against confusing amendments of tbe Sherman anti-trust law and real or pretended exemptions of labor unions from prose? cution for conspiracies in restraint of commerce. There 1? nothing '?psychological" in tbe hardships w-hicb tbe carriers have endured under the harsh sway of the Interstate Commerce Commission. They have been obliged to improve their ?equipment, to pur in expensive safety device*, pay heavier ?t?te and federal, increas* writes as the re? mit of arbitrations, and meet the general Increased rost of railroad materfsls. Yet the regulators in hagtoi have ignored all these forced additions. to expenditure account and vehemently refused to allow one penuy to be added through higher freight rates to Income account. It is time to call a halt on this travesty of fair play. If the commission is going to be Just to the railroads it ought to bestir itself. It has already : too much in the performance of a plain public duty. A Disgraceful Case. <"ur!y Ji i may he threatened with con? finement beUnd prison bars. l.ut his spirit live* on In the povernniont of ? ? oanty. T'nder his benign rule everythinc illipeassd by the authoriti?-s. from Justice to city contracts. Lore the Cassidy ?tamp. That he himself wan finally convicts may have b?Ben due in no small part to the unlucky chance that his ?rime and his trial fell into the alien county of Kinr? The trial and conviction of James Heffernan for attacking a sixteen-year-old girl in the -Joe" CansJdy I?emocrari.- ? * that the CassMy spirit still live?, but that ir <\-ui l?e met and btSjiasj down by a tourasfv. -iipp'.rtt-l by pu!?ll<- .?pinion. In i-entenclng the defendant Justi.-e Smdder ?ailed the case "dl'era-eful" and invited -the rjMMt thorough investigation" of the method?! by which the case was presented to th*? grand Jury. Not only did the people's evidence become the property of the de? fendant's counsel, but the whole ?ourse of the prosecution is declared to have tWn marked by d"lav and obstruction. The investigation should be swift and direct. The < rime tras oiitr.'itreous. tnp ajfforf to interpose politi? cal protection fttaSS, ami the >??..ner punishment fol? lows f??r thone responsible tbe better. Definite Routes for Mail Trucks. The suggestion of the ?Safety First Society that certain definite routes be accepted for mail trucks snd adhered to is an excellent one. Ijiid before the Superintendent of Mails on May !>">, according to ? statement by the chairman of the society's commit >n street tram?', it has not yet l*>en acted on. An answer should 1m? forthcoming promptly. is a matter of interest to the public in two ways The routes laid out by the Safety First So? ciety would shorten the distances to be travelled by tbe mail trucks between the pot?tofflce and certain important points. Their work Is paid for on a mile? age basis: therefore the adoption of shorter snd more direct rout? would gave the public money and aid in the better handling of mail. It would also result in taking the trucks off the more congested thoroughfares. It would confine them to streets which would berime known as "mail struts," prot> al?ly. where tram?- r*?op!e. policemen and the reai ?!? ' ?Ntri.-t would l?e ??feWtoSMfl to th<un and to watching for them. This would tend to min? imize the dangers from them. Since the aldermen cured the contrsctors of the! notion that there was no speed limit for theae i frock? they hsr? been operated ?or? with i view to tbe public'? ?afety ?ad there have been fewur aedttenta. Yet erery day there to reckless driving and pt-deatxian? ?re eiKUngered. The ?doption of detalte route? would b*lp us? drivers and help Um publie Bsby Week. This witak. devoted to ?BXtoUinf tba youngest of tbe younger generation and implanting vital facts abc?ut them In tbe miods of tbe o4dster?, U a l?g1t? mate outgrowth of tb? recent baby contesta. It? purpose to tbe s?me-to obtain -Better Babies. Bet? ter Mothers, ? Better City" And there to ?Tery reason to hope that It? influence will b? as aaluUry on a Urge ?cal? as ?xsee local sffslr? were In their neighborhoods, wbere tb?ty bare spread education n?arting baby's needs which every mother didn't know and awakened intelligent interest In meeting the?? needs. Infant mortality to recoguixed nowaday? as some thins; to be dreaded and fought persistently. These ?eren dsys of lectures and prise baby contests, of clinics, picnics snd outings, should be Tslusble In two wsys?by giving city-bound bsbles ?nd their ueotime an unusual chancre to jet fresh milk and fresh air ?nd by spreading brt idesst In popular form, as it has never I ?sen done before. Informs tlon regarding the care of Infants. It ought to have ?n effect lasting the year 'round. Just as the city'? clean-up week ha? proved to have. A Tragedy of the Air. Nothing quite like the horrible disaster outside Vienna, in which nine army officers lost their live?. has ot*curred before in tbe annals of navigation ol the air. Aeroplanes have rammed each other with disastrous result?, but it remained for the mimic warfare of the Austrian army tnanonivres to provide a tragic example of what tbe real air war of the future might r?e. There Is grim Irony in the fact that steamships with all the width of the ocean to travel in must ram each other and cause tremendous loss of life. It is eveu grimmer that the aeroplane? operator, ?"?n a gala o<va?ion. with the dirigible's position plainly to be seen snd all the air sround the earth to travel ild lose control of bis machine or miscalcu? late th?? distance between it and the : I er on the earth or the sea or in t" man's life will always pay the penalty for buinau :!iry. The Right Kind of Film Censorship. LkOMO Cornuis-ioner Bell's use of the perm his offlcx to i-etaaor?by suppresslnc?"wildcat" mov? ing pktare flm* whb-h offend "fleeeocy, morality or the public welfare" may n??t .satisfy tho<*e reform? ers who have h*?en agitating for an nrhvia! m?.?vir,g picture cerasor. Vet it is the right kiud of censor? ship in tbl- American community. U 1? punishment by the authority which permits su<-h exhibitions for failure of the exhibitor to conduct the business with a proper regard for the decencies ana the commu? nity's interests. euueOj comparable with tbe pow?r which now lodges In the police?and Is used when it seems neewsary?to force changes In objection? able theatrical exhibitions or their withdrawal. Censorship of this nature is proper and fits in with the scheme of things. The creation of an offl dal ctModian of the public's morals?so far as they could be affected by moving pictures?who shall de ?id?"- wli.it i> pood for the public and what it may Lave. Is quite another matter. Official ?^ensors *>f plays, books and newspaper?, ar- jokes even in those l"i ropas! countries where they ?-tiil eiist An offi? cial film censor would be ?ven more of an anachro? nism In this town. A War of Dollars in Baseball. The decision of the National Baseball Commis? sion to put a third major league of its own into the field will. If carried Into effect, come near revolu tionizlng conditions in baseball. The object of the national commis-lon is to cut away the ground from under the feet of tbe Insurgent Federal League. Th* new major league is to take In four Eastern <i?i>s, iu which the International League n^.w operates and four Western cities now In the American Association circuit. Thus organized bas?? ball would get behind a higher class organization in Baltimore and Buffalo, where the Federals have been crowding the Internationals to the wall, and in Indianapolis and Kansas City, wbere the Fed? erals have also been making Inroads on the natural pntr -nape of the Ame-icnn Association. Such a more means ? war betw??en th*> capital!?^ behind the Federal League and those behind or ganl/p?! baseball In which many bank accounts ?rill be flattened. Unless the Federal league quickly ?uc-umbs, so much money will be lost that the IM l -cale of fan?\v salaries will have to be slashed and the baseball world will be forced to return after a year or two to forgotten notions of sim? plicity and economy. The recent inflation of salaries has not improved the game. Most of the leading teams are playing poorer ball now than they did a year >?go or two years ago. and their drawinz power N dlmini-hlng. If three major leagues are established and the Fed? eral League remains iu operation there will not be enough baseball stars to go around. That muy be a good thin?, ?tare what baseball has ne??ded most in recent year? has been a freer opening for un? tried talent. The star system has led to stagna? tion. The manager? and public would doubtless be better off if the field of selection wer?? broadened and more younger players could break into the major leagues and have a better chance there ?<? distin? guish themselves. Popular Interest in Religion. The supposed decline of Interest in religion is a frequent topic of discussion In tbe press. Some Christians admit a decline snd lament it. while those who rej??ct the claims of any revealed religion adduce the failure of religion to hold the allegiance of tbe people as a proof of progress and enlight? enment. But. as a matter of fact, is it true that large numbers of men and women are losing all Interest in religion'.' We can see uo evideme that such is the case. The "People's Column" of The Tribune would in? dicate exactly the contrary. At a time when na? tional and international questions of transcendent importance are up for discussion and settlement s large percentage of tbe letters in this open forum have to do with questions relating to religion. The people may be modifying or revising some of the traditional conceptions of religion, as they hare done in every sge. but relirlon itself holds a place of supreme importance In the minds of all thinking men What is r?<ally taking place In regard to Christi? anity la that it is tryiflg to ailjust itself to tbe changed and changing conditions of modern life and to the new science and the new conceptions of man's relation to the universe that hsve come to ba recognized as the ruling idm%mmgt the world BABIES' WEEK. Needless to say. sucb an adjustmert is dilfimilt ffhd often painful. In tbe coun-e of centuries Christian? ity naturally ca?t its lofty idealistic teachings into sucb concrete dfjctrinal forms and statements as beat suited the needs of each age. Also It gathere?i to itself an Indeterminate mass of opinions, tradi? tion? and practices that were most useful at the time bur had no essential relation to Christianity itself. To-day 1r is being eall??d upon not to throw overboard any of its necessary ??eliefs, but to modify or reinterpret some of those beliefs so as to bring them more into harmony with modem thought. It is not strange that when it attempts to do thi? many good Christian? are greatly ?ittnxbe?. As for Christianity Itself, however, there Is not the slightest cause for apprehen-ion. It is only suffering from the growing pains of a larger ?-con? ception of its message and ideals. It will con? tinue to slough off the arr?tions of tra?iitlon and custom that in the course of time have fastened themseive* upon it. but what to good and true In it will endure. It must be remembered in regard to Christianity that we do not approscb it as some extraneous fact that we may a?^ept or ignore as we choose It is a part of our mental aa ?1 make-up. It has inspired and largely created the wonderful modem civilization in which we live. Therefore, whatever may be our attitude toward sny particu? lar clause Id its creed, we must b? profoundly in? terested in the great basic ideals and principles which it ha? imposed upon the most progressive and Intelligent races of mankind. THE TALK OF THE DAY How long !? a etrlrg* That old query -.crests an? other one Hot big la a mattress" when you read a sign that Is displayed In th? bedding department of a tag sixth av derartmem store. The sign tells proe pael - . Ts "Kelt Mattress; All .Slz-s. j-3 T?. Smaller ?Stosa Proportionately Le?? A boy who had been absent from school far v...., days returned w;th Ms throat eaiafolly ?watbed ar.d presented this note to his teacher "Please ?Jon't let my son learn any f?erman to-day; his throat Is so sore he can hardlv ?peak English."? Everybody's Magazine A kindly old fellow, who ?u -?-?-??? horrtf.ed by hearing a little man. scarcely out of pettl?*>ats. using some pretty ?tronc language, called his ostensible guardian, a bey ,f tea or twelve, and said to him: "Did yo-i hoar tbfl words your little brother was ?Ming?" "Course I did." replied the youngster, proudly. "But that ain't norhin' to ?hat he kin do; Cuss for the gentleman. JImmie!' ' Belle?How do you and your mother like vo?ir new B-ulab?W? don't Ilk? the neighborhood "Why not?" "Oh. we've bean accustomed to seeing better looking clothes on the line? wa?h d.i. s." The publ?, ity given the affairs of the New Haven road recalls to m;nd a little argument unce had bstwtea < y fTsnaan, l??pre??ntliia on? ra-lroad, and a re. re ??aftlv? of another. Th? contention of aach ?a* thai his road v. as the longer of the two. Finally Wanaaa ?as convinced that th? road which paid i,im h.a gator* was shorter tnan the other, whereupon he remarked: "Your railroad system may be, as you say, a few ?atlas longer than ours, but your tracks, sir?or any tracks, sir?are no wider than ours!" One of the current weeklies carries a picture of a dis? tinguished statesman entitled President V\ lisons nret mistake. ' Now put on your guessing cap. NFW YORK FROM THE SUBURBS. D?S8pile New York's intention to hold a perfectly ?an? Fourth of July celebration, Champ Ctart. is to deliver an oration there?Chicago Dally News. In cleaning up New York. Colonel Rooseve.t may count on th? help of A. Comstock for whatever it is worth?Birmingham ?g? Herald. New York's health officer says there are at least 60 lepers walking the streets of the metropolis. Why doesn't Mr. Early go wbere he ?-an be chummy?? Pittsburgh Gazette-Times. New York ts now getting greatly agitated over the prospect of a "fire-cent phone." We lead, others follow.?Philadelphia Ineruirer. New York is to have a sane Fourth, or rather a Fourth as sane as any day In New York can be ? Detroit Free Press. ??It is said there sre a thousan 1 ?ttOTM idle in New York, and yet Kansea Is howling for ?MSI laborers to help harvest the wheat crop." says George Bailey in "The Houston Post." And we have no doubt the idle Thespians could not only make good money but they vould l?x* mote at home In the wheat fields than on th? stage?Columbia Record. THE PEOPLE'S COLUMN ^?SSSZ*" Public Debate. THE INCOME TAX SHORTAGE It Is Due to a Wild Guessing by the Democratic Experta. To the Editor of The Tribun* Sir: Our j.apers this morr.'.r.?; sen ? ? 'ollowins; telcaraaa: W?SbisaUm ' --eclaP.-Discov? ery that the revenue ?ro?~ B tax tails bH ??' I short of the a mated to be raised the Internal Revenue Bureau to red activity In an effort to enforce the law." The - *ed with the -dse of the amount trat Is to be ccl -.--.*- ?Um law Is chargeable to the incompetents in the Treasury D?1aartlB?at e.t W| They rre??nde<l to "???tirr.at? tas arr.ount that was to be paid. They had rery llttl? data to "<s?tima.te" with and ?imply ??ruessei" as to what It E'-eryV-jv who thinks knows they had ..... ,?. '-. ._. .? Cj?jj" en They rould re'.: ? about ?-hat wn?aM through corporate stock ?ni : est on corr-rration bends, and if time ar.d care 1 -?.Ken :hey got | '? a? ta hlt?r?BTt -?-??.?.?? i rn !ar.d rr."-:eai*es. and these were eubstar.tlaJly a!! there an on Which to "estimate- or t? '?rues?." They had r.o possible basis to estimate the salarle?, ?vages or personal earnings of any person ir. the Unltsd Statea, sav? ing perhaps as to salaries that were paid to thejr offlcera ar.d employee by corporations?and I know from personal knowledge that many corporations re? to gi r? as - f rrr.atlon as to this. After the BtsaT was enact?: law the COf '?iti ar'.-e this Inft ' N wut they were r.ot and ec t be forced to el-? II to h?ip Um liBraf* to maka p tn? tr.*ss" that the Treaa.- -.-r.ent p?4 on t" Corig**??? The vallM of ? ? ?a!aries and ear-.!nfrs of private in? dividuals in the T'r.itei States could not '-erta'red any more than could the earr.inrrs or salaries of pr?vate individ? u?is in France or ?9<| ? ? The ?~or.2r??si ?a* -?-" -?? the Tramanry : ?. ar(j (t ron. is trv_ ingr to mak? the people beUeTB Igen are at ' TES n. Rosa Chicaeo. - - IS TWO HOURS' WORK ENOUGH? The Estimate la a Little Low. According to One Socialist. To the Editor of T ? Tr.bun? Pir Tn v tga. ?a? ? he o- ?r??t rt?rn?r "'""-ato-" "' t1-' ? ha) 1 men!. ^-'i!d work rr.or* thai two hour? a da- Re'Want to k: I this and tl ggerl on th*t the : and th" ralUtla gl ou!J | re in labor d.srut?? is really a part of the so? cialist doctrine. In the first pito? this is rot s part of the socialist doctrine, as t-u?gested. but merely a statement of f<-ct It means simply this: Our preaent system la enor? mously wasteful. We have.Sfor Instance. at least five doctor? -vh?re there - be one: we r ive rrary thousand.? of "at? torneys at law" (n Ne? York <"ity where under pro; er - little or no u? | ?'.?? -. Wi have at lesat ten grocery stores where one would ?? ?*?*? ? ?tv bsji w?ll. ar.d so on through a lorg Ram H s wastefulnesa. What the 'orator" meant was that under socialism all tnis tre ! mendous waste would b? eliminated, and these men who are now performing labor ! which is of no particular value to the ! community would be put at useful and I rrodaetJv? laf-or. and. under these eon j dltions. It wo'.Id on!\ be necessary for I each man to work two hours a day tn j order to do th? mork of the world. Per ? ly. the writer tMnks this esti? mate s a 1 tttc low. t.ut ti.'jst ?-?-rtalnly ? four hour? a dav for each ab!e-bodi?i citizen wou'.d moro than s-ifflce to ;??? form the labor necessary to giv? us no* only ?v?rrything we now posses?, hut even more. A? to th? question of th? police and militia, th? correspondent haa mtsundor stood Tbe ?octal'st simply demands tha?. Be? ar.i ?sllHla be MM i?a*?d to op preas the people by forcing them to sub? mit at the point c? the gun wher? thesr contention Is founded in j-.sUoa. and with that propce?tio?- all right minded men end women must rerforc? agree. F. H RICHARDSON New York JVM 1?. mt CLINGING TO CARRAZA A Reader Refuses to Credit Reports o? Villa's R?rvolt To th? T ? ?-- f Th? .dineas with which the *d editors of your city, as well as the . swallow these reports appearing r?sgularly ?ear] BSSi moon of an lmpend - ?r real -"? I VUll a.v? Carra?a-. Is lassa It is hardly to be conceived that at thi? ?a victory b<?? within their Villa would disrupt th? rack? of til? Constitutionalists by deposing Car? ranza' Also developments st Niagara Fai'.s have borm cut my repeated ?intention - w of Carranza a hand He? the setti-r: ? Mexican question, ar.d the sooner i:e world recoirnlzes this fact the sooner the dove of peace wir. find habitation below the Rio Grande Despite all the sensj.uor.al reports set afloat by the adherents of Huerta and unduly ambitious newspaper corri-spond ents. It is to be r^ted that Villa Is atlll general in chief of the northern division of tho rebel army and that ?Tarranza 1* ?till holding forth a.- first ..hlef at Saltillo. ? wood as usual, while his er? are tal ally, or.ee again, a? on ir: occasions in the past, in connection with Mexican question, has It been demon? strate*! of how Itttto value ar? the opin? ions cf the all wis? and of those who ?uppo??edly speak with "authority " and that the simple, plain truth is the very last thing rrost of us desire to believe "O fools and ?low of heart to believe all that the ;r?rr.et* have spoaen "' F. C liC'CKE. Mor- ? N T. June 19. 1?14. CHRISTIANITY AND PROGRESS Good for Savages, but Not for Us, la This Reader's Idea. To the Editor of The Tribune. I fear Messrs. Cur? and Fogel hav? not been comprehensive enough !n their interpretation of the word "civilisation." palpa lily associate it with mere sci? entific advancement, but disregard ire I element whack the ?vord embraces - ttaalty . onduc.d t^ fetter living, to h nv : ? f tho moni ?t was a dTOtotasj agent. To? day Christianity is no loi.ger a miilxlng forve. for it? work is being more eff-ctu ally done through other m-dlums?e. g.. general education, Arm and stable social ; systems, with all their appendagea; In short, we have attained such a degree of rerfectlon that the civilizing strength of Christianity has almost completely de? teriorated. In fact Ch-latanity. with its hackneyed ways and unbending dog -a tism. to-day is antagonistic to reform and progre ns. But Christianity was c.vilixing awl ice. Tvith his low ?n waatoa ?sresard of o' ganlxed order and lis sisee*tibillty ?o superstition Tbe fear of burning hell inspired him with dread: the hope of sal? vation encouraged and stimulated him to do good. The negro has Improved im? mensely since he has professed Christian i ity. His mind has been rendered more , receptive; he Is more subservient to law ! and order: a significant metamorphosis ! has taken place Christianity exerted a most healthful and clvilUing influence in hi? case Howevc-r. when a certain degree of civ ?jn has leen reached Christianltv , loses its efficacy a?, n -"iviiixinj- factor. I do not inolnUin tnat Christianity la ntar ly as important a c|vi?;2inf factor a? ? ther thing?; fer example, the diss?mina. . tion of knowledge, keen competition, etc, j but It did Its ?hare. a ft B j Brooklyn. June II. hftt CONTRADICTIONS ?N THE BIBLE They Are Explained Away by a Devout Student. To the Editor of The Ti ITniB? 5:r May a subscriber ?ay a few w?-*uj '?rer.ce to a letter In your tara? ?f Jur.? -.he * The versee referred to a-? as -rs : No man hath seen God a* - - ?John ! t T? have neith?** heard Hta vote? at any tima nor a?en His snap? ?John i 1 And the Lord f;?k? astts Mes*? f?c? to face, as a man apeaketh unto uta fritand (Eacodua xiaHL 11). 4 And He sa:d. thcu cans*, ?set ??e "If face for there shall no man gee Me and live (Exod-s Bgnrjaj, SOX ." For I have ??rea ?Sod fao? to fa??, and my lif? la preserved (G- - ? i mil. J?;. In all quotations th? meaning is beat ascertained by taking th? extract la ?ronnection with what goes before aad MiaWJa, and it 1? alao helpful to know the circumstances un-ier - * t?U *?u written. John v. ? ?'.-?-. from an a i '. res? of Jesus to those Israelites Who ?'era ?stranged from God. who considered ??? hclon to consist of c?rtala ob??r?-are?? not In character, and not in knowing God a? a loving father ready to help His children resist temptation and ke?p HI? commandment???nd who had net fol? lowed what on? of their great pr?ach?TS had ?aid: "What doth Jehovah -*-iuir? of thee, but to do justly, and to !ov? kindr.es5. and to walk humbly with thy God." In this address Je*us told them He had come as a messenger from their V^ather to be of help to therr. They we. i rart receive Him, and He aaks them why thaf do not receive hirr. a? he does the aaro? works a? His Father and cor.e and H? represents His Father. He says tua reason that you do not recogr.-.ze Ma ?a God'a messenger !s that you do not know your Father, or in th? word? of the ad? dress He aavys: Ye have neither heard Hi? voice at any tima nor aeer. Hi* form Ar.d ye have not H:s wori ?Nd* ing In you." John i. 18, la part of a discourse by John referring to Jesus, and taken ts ?*onn?Bctlon with verses xi-xvii of ta? ' same chapter reads He cam? unto Hla own and th?y that were His own to** celved H'.m not. For th? la? wa? gives ' through Mosea. grace and truth canal through Jesus Christ No man hath ?<*?* God at any time, the only ??gotten >'oa who la in the bosom of th? Father Ha hath declared Him." This apvears to BSfl dicate that none of ua has seen *J|H or uuderstood Him fully. bad His &>*, has told us about Him. ar.d b> his mj^ BaSS revealed to ua what Goda is, so that we know more about but not ful!>. The verse appears to r.ot that we have not seen Hut with physical eyes but that our live? ?re si*? that w? do not know and ?ppr?K".?te IAS? a? He really la. a? no disobedient cai* can fully undarstand a loving. :,-t ??? h?lpful father, ?o through obedience *? learn more fully what our Heaveah* Father really la In referenc? to th? other text? *???? tioned it should be borne in mind ,s*) the Israelite* believed that the.. <v?p* not see God ?nd Uve. although ?a?? **? appeared in a human form th?> ??*? speak to Him "face to fac?, .? I *|J speaketh unto his friend" This I*** wl.l explain th? text? taken from UW Old T?atam?at. In th? ?c?n? described tn Exodu? ***J* 11-20. Moses la worshipping with th? <*u' dren of Iarael during their Journey t*** Egypt to Syria. Mo??? had gen? m the tent of meeting, for "?very one ?t. ?ought Jehovah went out unto th? <***. of meeting . . And J?:?ovab of* unto Mooes fac? to face, ?a a man ar?*B>'' ?th to a friend." Genesta xxxli. B-SO. la an eccouat ? Jaujb preparing to meet Esau. ?hotaS" had offended. The night before tha m?*?* Ing a man wreatled with him. If th?J *' i Jehovah it wa? whin H? assumed h-*** form. ^ . ? BLT?axmiB*iv 1 t.siaaar. Mass.. June If. ISU ?a* our