Justification

Messrs. Moody and Sankey Defended; or a Vindication of the Doctrine of Justification by Faith

Jan 01

Messrs. Moody and Sankey Defended; or a Vindication of the Doctrine of Justification by Faith   "They that are Christ's have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts."—Galatians 5:24.   From several quarters we have heard lately intensely earnest objections to the matter and tenor of the preaching of the evangelists from America, who have been working among …

Galatians:5:24

The Work of Grace the Warrant for Obedience

Jun 15

The Work of Grace the Warrant for Obedience    “He that made me whole, the same said unto me, Take up thy bed and walk.” — John v. 11.   JUST a few observations upon the narrative itself. It was a feast day, and Jesus Christ came up to Jerusalem to find opportunities for doing good among the crowds …

John:5:11

The Cause and Cure of Weariness in Sabbath-School Teachers

Nov 08

The Cause and Cure of Weariness in Sabbath-School Teachers   “Let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.”— Galatians vi. 9.   THIS verse occurs in the Epistle to the Galatians, which so plainly sets forth the grand doctrine of justification by faith, and teaches us, most plainly, …

Galatians:6:9

Justification and Glory

Apr 30

Justification and Glory   “Whom he justified, them he also glorified.”— Rom. 8:30        WELL said the apostle in another place, “All things are of God;” for here in this passage all works of grace are evidently so. The pronoun “he” is repeated yet again and again, as if to set the Lord always before us. “Whom he …

Romans:8:30

Justification by Grace

Apr 05

Justification by Grace   "Being justified freely by his grace, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus."—Rom. 3:24        The hill of comfort is the hill of Calvary; the house of consolation is builded with the wood of the cross; the temple of heavenly cordials is founded upon the riven rock, riven by the spear which …

Romans:3:24