Resources by Peter

Peter’s Three Calls

PERHAPS you are aware that there has always been a certain set of persons who have tried to disprove the gospel narrative by picking out what they suppose to be discrepancies, especially in the statements of Matthew and Luke. Four independent persons have each given us a separate story of the Life of Christ, each story being written with a distinct object. Of course, from the fact that each one...

Matthew 10:1-2

Peter's Blunder: A Lesson to Ourselves

Jul 3 “NOT SO, Lord.” This is a very curious expression. I do not mind how you turn it into English from the original, but it is a very strange compound. If Peter had said, “Not so,” there would have been a clear consistency in his language and tone, But “Not so, Lord” is an odd jumble of self-will and reverence, of pride and humility, of contradiction and devotion. Surely, when you...

Acts 10:14

A Home Question and a Right Answer

Feb 5 BRETHREN, we believe that the righteous shall hold on his way, and he that hath clean hands shall wax stronger and stronger. We also believe that he that believeth in Christ “hath everlasting life,” and consequently must live for ever. The living water which Christ gives a man shall be in him a well of water springing up unto everlasting life. Our Lord has said of his sheep that they...

John 6:66-69