The Followers of the Lamb

August 4, 1889

The Followers of the Lamb   “These are they which follow the Lamb whithersoever he goeth. These were redeemed from among men, being the firstfruits unto God and to the Lamb. And in their mouth was found no guile: for they are without fault before the throne of God.” — Revelation xiv. 4, 5.   WHATEVER the saints are …


“The Marriage of the Lamb”

July 21, 1889

"The Marriage of the Lamb"   “Let us be glad and rejoice, and give honour to him: for the marriage of the Lamb is come, and his wife hath made herself ready. And to her was granted that she should be arrayed in fine linen, clean and white: for the fine linen is the righteousness of saints.”— …


The Lamb in Glory

July 14, 1889

The Lamb in Glory   “And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four living creatures, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as it had been slain, having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God sent forth into all, the earth. And …


Behold the Lamb of God

October 16, 1887

Behold the Lamb of God   “The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.”— John i. 29.   JOHN the Baptist’s one business was to bear witness to Christ. He was the morning star which heralds the rising sun. When the sun appeared …


The Marriage Supper of the Lamb

August 21, 1887

The Marriage Supper of the Lamb   “And he saith unto me, Write, Blessed are they which are called unto the marriage supper of the Lamb.” — Rev. xix. 9.   You will perceive that there was an exhortation to John to “Write.” Why was he specially to write these words down? I conceive that it was, first, because …


Behold the Lamb

July 14, 1872

Behold the Lamb   “Behold the Lamb of God!” — John i. 36.   IT is the preacher’s principal business, I think I might say, his only business, to cry, “Behold the Lamb of God!” For this reason was John born and sent into the world, and such were the prophecies which went before concerning him. If he had …


Jesus and the Lambs

February 9, 1868

Jesus and the Lambs   “He shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom.” — Isa. 40:11.   IN the chapter before us, our Saviour is described as Jehovah God. He is spoken of as clothed with irresistible power: “He shall come with strong hand, and his arm shall rule for him;” but, as …


The Lamb—The Light

July 31, 1864

The Lamb- The Light   “And the city had no need of the sun, neither of the moon, to shine in it: for the glory of God did lighten it, and the Lamb is the light thereof.”—Rev. 21:23.    To the lover of Jesus it is very pleasant to observe how the Lord Jesus Christ has always stood foremost …