WHEN Simon Peter declared that Jesus was the Christ, the Master promptly forestalled any assumption that Peter's declaration might come from an emotional impulse by his immediate reply, "Flesh and blood hath not revealed it unto thee, but my Father which is in heaven. " On that spiritual recognition of the Christ, Jesus proposed to build his church.
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