metropolitan-tabernacle-pulpit-volume-33

Public Testimony: A Debt to God and Man

Jan 01

Public Testimony: A Debt to God and Man   “Then they said one to another, We do not well: this day is a day of good tidings, and we hold our peace: if we tarry till the morning light, some mischief will come upon us: now therefore come, that we may go and tell the king’s household.” …

2 Kings:7:9

God’s Longsuffering: An Appeal to the Conscience

Jan 01

God’s Longsuffering: An Appeal to the Conscience    “And account that the longsuffering of our Lord is salvation.” — 2 Peter iii. 15.   JESUS is well called “our Lord,” let us at the commencement adore him. Let us each one cry to him, “My Lord, and my God.” It is a long, long time since our Lord went …

2 Peter:3:15

Number Two-thousand; or, Healing by the Stripes of Jesus

Jan 01

Number Two-thousand; or, Healing by the Stripes of Jesus   “With his stripes we are healed.”— Isaiah liii. 5.   BEING one evening in Exeter Hall, I heard our late beloved brother, Mr. Mackay, of Hull, make a speech, in which he told us of a person who was under very deep concern of soul, and felt that he …

Isaiah:53:5

Small Rain for Tender Herbs

Dec 25

Small Rain for Tender Herbs   “As the small rain upon the tender herb.”— Deuteronomy xxxii. 2.   THIS is the language of the great prophet Moses, “My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers upon the grass.” We read of …

Deuteronomy:32:2

The Heart: A Gift for God

Dec 11

The Heart: A Gift for God   “My son, give me thine heart.”— Proverbs xxiii. 26.   THESE are the words of Solomon speaking in the name of wisdom, which wisdom is but another name for the Lord Jesus Christ, who is made of God unto us wisdom. If you ask, “What is the highest wisdom upon the earth?” …

Proverbs:23:26

Song for the Free, and Hope for the Bound

Nov 06

Song for the Free, and Hope for the Bound   “He brought them out of darkness and the shadow of death, and brake their bands in sunder. Oh that men would praise the Lord for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! For he hath broken the gates of brass, and cut …

Psalms:107:14-16

Driving Away the Vultures from the Sacrifice

Nov 03

Driving Away the Vultures from the Sacrifice   “And when the fowls came down upon the carcases, Abram drove them away.”— Genesis xv. 11.   ABRAHAM, when he was childless, received the amazing promise that his seed should be as the stars of heaven for number. This he believed, and his faith in Jehovah “was counted unto him for …

Genesis:15:11

A Sermon for Time Present

Oct 30

A Sermon for Time Present   “In that day it shall he said to Jerusalem, Fear thou not: and to Zion, Let not thine hands be slack. The Lord thy God in the midst of thee is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over thee with joy; he will rest in his love, he will joy …

Zephaniah:3:16-18

He Cometh with Clouds

Oct 27

He Cometh with Clouds   “Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they also which pierced him: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail because of him. Even so, Amen.”— Revelation i. 7.   IN reading the chapter we observed how the beloved John saluted the seven churches in Asia with, “Grace and …

Revelation:1:7

The Blood of Sprinkling and the Children

Oct 23

The Blood of Sprinkling and the Children   “Then Moses called for all the elders of Israel, and said unto them, Draw out and take you a lamb according to your families, and kill the passover. And ye shall take a bunch of hyssop, and dip it in the blood that is in the bason, and strike …

Exodus:12:21-27