“May our dear Lord Jesus Christ show you His hands and His side and gladden your heart with His love, and may you behold and hear Him only until you find your joy in him. Amen.”

— Martin Luther, Letter of April 30, 1531 to Barbara Lisskirchen who suffered from anxiety.

Letters of Spiritual Counsel (Westminster, 1955), 117. (HT: cyberbrethren)

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