God will give a man brains to smelt iron and make a hammer head and nails. God will grow a tree, and give man strength to cut it down and brains to fashion a hammer handle from its wood.
And when man has the hammer and the nails, God will put out His hand and let man drive the nails through it and place Him on a cross in the supreme demonstration that men are without excuse.
— Donald Barnhouse, from Dr. Barnhouse’s commentary on Romans 1:18-20
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