Oh the brokenness that was amongst them in the flowings of life!
One special want of the present moment is brokenness of spirit.
The foolishness would not be so noticeable if the Brokenness were not so hideous and genuine and actual and matter-of-course.
It is this brokenness, and continued breaking down, that is expressed by the word contrition.
There is a brokenness in the utterance which makes it difficult to translate, but which is touchingly natural.
But first he kissed the ordaining hands, anointed as they had been to cast out evil from the heart and to bind up its brokenness.
The magnitude of his own brokenness began to sink in and now he could barely hold back the tears.
Conscious weakness, as a preparation for service, is one thing: brokenness is another.
Our brokenness and openness must be two-way, horizontal as well as vertical, with one another as with God.
God will work in the other more through your brokenness than through anything else you can do or say.