The Pitifulness of the Lord the Comfort of the Afflicted

June 14, 1885

The Pitifulness of the Lord the Comfort of the Afflicted   “Behold, we count them happy which endure. Ye have heard of the patience of Job, and have seen the end of the Lord; that the Lord is very pitiful, and of tender mercy.”— James v. 11.   WE are far too apt to entertain hard thoughts of God. …


The History of Sundry Fools

May 8, 1884

The History of Sundry Fools   “Fools because of their transgression, and because of their iniquities, are afflicted. Their soul abhorreth all manner of meat; and they draw near unto the gates of death. Then they cry unto the Lord in their trouble, and he saveth them out of their distresses. He sent his word, and healed …


The Lord,—The Liberator

December 14, 1862

The Lord - The Liberator   “The Lord looseth the prisoners.” — Psalm 146:7.        WHEN preaching last Tuesday in Dover, the mayor of the town very courteously lent the ancient town-hall for the service, and in passing along to reach a private entrance, I noticed a large number of grated windows upon a lower level than the …


Jehovah Tsidkenu-The Lord Our Righteousness

June 2, 1861

Jehovah Tsidkenu: The Lord Our Righteousness   "This is his name whereby he shall be called, The Lord our Righteousness"—Jeremiah 23:6        Man by the fall sustained an infinite loss in the matter of righteousness. He suffered the loss of a righteous nature, and then a two-fold loss of legal righteousness in the sight of God. Man sinned; …