Perseverance in Holiness

October 6, 1889

Perseverance in Holiness   And I will make an everlasting covenant with them, that I will not turn away from them, to do them good; but I will put my fear in their hearts, that they shall not depart from me.”— Jeremiah xxxii. 40.   LAST Sabbath morning we were called to deep searching of heart. It was a …


The Holy Road

August 1, 1886

The Holy Road   “And an highway shall be there, and a way, and it shall be called The way of holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it; but it shall be for those: the wayfaring men, though fools, shall not err therein.” — Isaiah xxxv. 8.   TWICE has Israel come back from captivity: once when the …


Holiness, the Law of God’s House

September 11, 1881

Holiness, the Law of God's House    “This is the law of the house; Upon the top of the mountain the whole limit thereof round about shall be most holy. Behold, this is the law of the house.” — Ezekiel xliii.12.   I SHALL not enter into the immediate meaning of Ezekiel’s vision. I believe that the house of …


A Call to Holy Living

January 14, 1872

A Call to Holy Living   "What do ye more than others?"—Matthew 5:47        It is a very great fault in any ministry if the doctrine of justification by faith alone be not most clearly taught. I will go further, and add, that it is not only a great fault, but a fatal one; for souls will …


Separating the Precious from the Vile

March 25, 1860

Separating the Precious From the Vile   "That ye may know how that the Lord hath put a difference between the Egyptians and Israel,"—Exodus 11:7        The difference between the Egyptians and Israel was exceedingly manifest. At first sight it seemed to be very greatly to the advantage of Egypt. They had the whip in their hand, and …