Several famous people were asked what they felt was the saddest word in the English language. Here's what some of them said.
Put all of these answers together and you have a faint picture of a soul without Christ. I think of that word which Keats used so dramatically, "forlorn." It is the English form of the Dutch word verloren, which means "lost." But the Word of God, through the apostle Paul, gives the ultimate description, "...without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope, and without God in the world" (