Collection: Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit Volume 36

The Shining of the Face of Moses

May 18

The Shining of the Face of Moses   “And it came to pass, when Moses came down from mount Sinai with the two tables of testimony in Moses’ hand, when he came down from the mount, that Moses wist not that the skin of his face shone while he talked with him. And when Aaron and all …

Exodus:34:29-35

Help for your Sickness

Jan 01

Help for your Sickness   “When the even was come, they brought unto him many that were possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits with his word, and healed all that were sick: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, Himself took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses.”— Matthew …

Matthew:8:16,17

To Those Who Feel Unfit for the Communion

Jan 01

To Those Who Feel Unfit for the Communion   “For there were many in the congregation that were not sanctified: therefore the Levites had the charge of the killing of the passovers for every one that was not clean, to sanctify them unto the Lord. For a multitude of the people, even many of Ephraim, and Manasseh, …

2 Chronicles:30-17-20

God fighting Sin

Dec 28

God fighting Sin   “But they rebelled, and vexed his holy Spirit: therefore he was turned to be their enemy, and he fought against them.”— Isaiah lxiii. 10.   THIS is a terrible case. When God is turned to be a man’s enemy, and fights against him, he is in a desperate plight. With other enemies we may contend …

Isaiah:63:10

Camp Law and Camp Life

Dec 14

Camp Law and Camp Life   “For the Lord thy God walketh in the midst of thy camp, to deliver thee, and to give up thine enemies before thee; therefore shall thy camp be holy; that he see no unclean thing in thee, and turn away from thee.”— Deuteronomy xxiii. 14.    I WILL scarcely allude to the context, …

Deuteronomy:23:14

The Lord no more Wroth with his People

Dec 07

The Lord no more Wroth with his People   “For this is as the waters of Noah unto me: for as I have sworn that the waters of Noah should no more go over the earth; so have I sworn that I would not he wroth with thee, nor rebuke thee.”— Isaiah liv. 9.   BEFORE any person could …

Isaiah:54:6

“So it is.”

Nov 30

"So it is."   “Lo this, we have searched it, so it is; hear it, and know thou it for thy good.”— Job v. 27.   THUS closed a forcible speech by Eliphaz the Temanite: it may be called his “summing up.” He virtually says, “What I have testified in the name of my friends is no dream of …

Job:5:27

Little Faith and Great Faith

Nov 02

Little Faith and Great Faith   “O thou of little faith, wherefore didst thou doubt?”— Matthew xiv. 31. “O woman, great is thy faith: be it unto thee even as thou wilt.”— Matthew xv.28.   BETWEEN the very lowest degree of faith and a state of unbelief there is a great gulf. An abyss immeasurable yawns between the man who …

Matthew:14:31

The Blessing of the High Priest

Oct 26

The Blessing of the High Priest   “And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, Speak unto Aaron and unto his sons, saying, On this wise ye shall bless the children of Israel, saying unto them, The Lord bless thee, and keep thee: the Lord make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee: the Lord …

Numbers:6:22-27

The Man Who Shall Never See Death

Oct 19

The Man Who Shall Never See Death   “Verily, verily, I say unto you, If a man keep my saying, he shall never see death. Then said the Jews unto him, Now we know that thou hast a devil. Abraham is dead, and the prophets; and thou sayest, If a man keep my saying, he shall never …

John:8:51-53