Jude

Christians Kept in the Time and Glorified in Eternity

Jan 01

Christians Kept in the Time and Glorified in Eternity   "Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy, to the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Amen.”—Jude 24-25.    OMITTING all preface, …

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Saints Guarded from Stumbling

Feb 19

Saints Guarded from Stumbling   “Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy, to the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Amen.”— Jude 24, 25.   THE point and pith of what …

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A Special Benediction

May 12

A Special Benediction   “Jude, the servant of Jesus Christ, and brother of James, to them that are sanctified by God the Father, and preserved in Jesus Christ, and called: mercy unto you, and peace, and love, be multiplied.” — Jude 1, 2.   THOSE were troublous times in which Jude wrote this very forcible Epistle. The first early …

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The Common Salvation

Apr 10

The Common Salvation   “The common salvation.” — Jude 3.   JUDE says, “Beloved, when I gave all diligence to write unto you of the common salvation, it was needful for me to write unto you.” The apostle did not write for writing’s sake, and in this he sets us an example: we are not to speak for speaking’s …

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A Weighty Charge

Mar 26

A Weighty Charge   “Keep yourselves in the love of God.”— Jude 21.   JUDE gives a very terrible picture of what will happen in the last days. He describes apostates, and paints them in the blackest colours, and he then informs us that there will come in the last time mockers, and with them separatists and sensualists, all …

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Spots in Our Feasts of Charity

Feb 23

Spots in Our Feasts of Charity   “These are spots in your feasts of charity, when they feast with you, feeding themselves without fear.” — Jude 12.   WHEN the church of God is extending her bounds rapidly, it is of the utmost importance that the growth should be real and permanent. If the walls of Zion are being …

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Praying in the Holy Ghost

Nov 04

Praying in the Holy Ghost   “Praying in the Holy Ghost.”— Jude, verse 20.   THESE words occur in a passage where the apostle is indicating the contrast between the ungodly and the godly. The ungodly are mocking, speaking great swelling words, and walking after their ungodly lusts, while the righteous are building up themselves in their most holy …

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Threefold Sanctification

Feb 09

Threefold Sanctification   “Sanctified by God the Father.”— Jude 1 “Sanctified in Christ Jesus.” — 1 Corinthians 1:2 “Through sanctification of the Spirit.” — 1 Peter 1:2        MARK, beloved, the union of the Three Divine Persons in all their gracious acts. We believe that there is one God, and although we rejoice to recognize the Trinity, yet it …

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The Holy Spirit and the One Church

Dec 13

The Holy Spirit and the One Church   "These be they who separate themselves, sensual, having not the Spirit."—Jude 1:19        When a farmer comes to thrash out his wheat, and get it ready for the market there are two things that he desires—that there may be plenty of it, of the right sort, and that when he …

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