Isaiah 58:1 “Cry aloud, spare not; Lift up your voice like a trumpet; Tell My people their transgression, and the house of Jacob their sins.
This flower is commonly called, Angel Trumpet. I find it very beautiful with large flowers. There is a tree with these flowers, forty or fifty at a time, which is on my way as I walk to the bus. In the evening and at night the aroma of these flowers is as beautifully drawing as is the sight of the flower.
How like the devil who masquerades as an angel of light to draw ones attention to himself and his most cunning dark work which is done in the darkness. This plant again displays all the allure of that evil one as all parts of Brugmansia shrub or tree are poisonous, with the seeds and leaves being especially dangerous regardless of how attractive the sight.
The world has much to offer but the choices are becoming more and more deceptive and difficult.
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