Proclamation of Acceptance and Vengeance

August 12, 1877

Proclamation of Acceptance and Vengeance   “To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord, and the day of vengeance of oar God; to comfort all that mourn.”— Isaiah lxi. 2.   WE know that this Scripture speaks concerning the Lord Jesus Christ. We say not this as if we relied upon our own opinion, we know it of a …


Accepted in the Beloved

September 21, 1862

“ACCEPTED IN THE BELOVED”   “He hath made us accepted in the beloved.”— Ephesians 1:6        “THE beloved!” This was a golden name which the ancient Church in her most joyous moments was wont to give to the Anointed of the Lord. When the time of the singing of birds was come, and the voice of the …