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Today, February 27, the undersigned received a letter from Rev. J. Howerzyl, pastor of the Protestant Reformed Church at Oskaloosa, Iowa, that became schismatic by recognizing the Rev. De Wolf and other schismatics, in which he states that he believes that I do not present the matter of our telephone conversation entirely correctly in my “editorial”, captioned “What Rev. Hofman Did Not Write.” Said article appears in the February 15 issue of theStandard Bearer.  The paragraphs to which Rev. Howerzyl has reference read in full as follows: 

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It is the purpose of the undersigned to write a few articles of an exegetical nature on some passages quoted by “Classis West” in their missive to Classis East, which must serve as a basis and proof of their “testimony” that the Statements condemned by Classis East are not per se heretical. These passages are “like statements in Scripture” which prove that, although these “statements” are not a concise statement of doctrine, they are not what Classis East said they were, to wit; per se heretical!  There is a challenge in this enunciation of “Classis West.” 

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For the sake of clarity we once more call attention to the trend of thought we have thus far noticed in the verses 25 through 28. This trend of thought is as follows:  1. That Jesus thanks and exalts the Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that He has hid the Mysteries of the Kingdom from the wise and prudent and revealed them unto the babes. We noticed that Jesus emphatically thanks the Father not only that He has “revealed” these things to the “babes,” but that, he has also “hid” these things from the wise and the prudent. 

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There was one lecture which the undersigned gave in 1960 which was not mentioned in the former issue ofThe Standard Bearer under “Missionary Notes.” I refer to the lecture which was held by the undersigned in the American Legion Hall at Tripp, S.D. This lecture was held December 14, 1960.  Permit me to tell you something about this lecture and the experience we had at this city of South Dakota. 

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