The Son Glorified by the Father and the Father Glorified by the Son

January 1, 1970

The Son Glorified by the Father and the Father Glorified by the Son   “These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee.” — John xvii. 1.   THIS was a prayer after a sermon. These words spake Jesus, and …


Christ’s Connection with Sinners the Source of His Glory

February 17, 1889

Christ’s Connection with Sinners the Source of His Glory   “Therefore will I divide him a portion with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong; because he hath poured out his soul unto death: and he was numbered with the transgressors; and he bare the sin of many, and made intercession for the …


Glory Be Unto the Father

September 9, 1883

Glory Be Unto the Father   “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ: according as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love.”— Ephesians …



May 20, 1883

Glory!   “Who hath called us unto his eternal glory.”— 1 Peter v. 10.   A FORTNIGHT ago, when I was only able to creep to the front of this platform, I spoke to you concerning the future of our mortal bodies: “We know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of …

1 Peter:5:10

Despair Denounced and Grace Glorified

August 27, 1882

Despair Denounced and Grace Glorified    “Then he said unto me, Son of man, these bones are the whole house of Israel: behold, they say, Our bones are dried, and our hope is lost: we are cut oil for our parts. Therefore prophesy and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord God; Behold, O my people, I …


Glorifying in the Lord

January 1, 1874

Glorifying in the Lord   “He that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.”— 1 Corinthians i. 31.   THERE is an irresistible tendency in ns to glory in something or other. All classes of men glory, the highest and the lowest, the richest and the poorest, the best educated and the most illiterate. Solomon glories, and so does …

1 Corinthians:1:31

Christ the Glory of His People

March 22, 1868

Christ the Glory of His People   “A light to lighten the Gentiles, and the glory of thy people Israel.” — Luke 2:32.   WE must read this passage literally, for so Simeon intended it. The Lord Jesus Christ, though once despised and rejected by his own countrymen, is the great honour and splendour of God’s people Israel. It …