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A New Order of Priests and Levites

Jan 15      This chapter is surrounded with critical difficulties, and yet it is full of spiritual instruction. The verse before us is by some referred to Gentiles, and supposed to mean that the Lord promises that he will take out of the heathen nations a people whom he will make into priests and Levites. Others would say it points to the Jews, rejected for their unbelief and dispersed in judgment...

Isaiah 66:21

The Priest Ordained by the Oath of God

May 1 THOSE of you who read Scripture carefully will have noticed that the word “better” is one of the key-words of the Epistle to the Hebrews. You are constantly meeting with it. In the opening chapter we read that our Lord Jesus Christ is “made so much better than the angels, as he hath by inheritance obtained a more excellent name than they.” Look a little further and you are taught...

Hebrews 7:20-22

The True Priesthood, Temple and Sacrifice

Sep 30 AT the outset I call your special attention to the connection of the two verses. “To whom coming, as unto a living stone, ye also, as living stones, are built up”: or, “To whom coming, . . ye become an holy priesthood.” Everywhere throughout Scripture the connection between the saints and their Head is perpetually mentioned. “In Christ” is the very symbol of New Testament writers. Whatsoever things are mentioned...

1 Peter 2:4, 5

The Kingly Priesthood of the Saints

Jan 28 Music hath Charms." I am sure sacred music has; for I have felt something of its charms whilst we have been singing that glorious hymn just now. There is a potency in harmony; there is a magic power in melody, which either melts the soul to pity, or lifts it up to joy unspeakable. I do not know how it may be with some minds; they possibly may resist the...

Revelation 5:10