Righteous

A Word in Season

Jun 22

A Word in Season   “When men are cast down, then thou shalt say, There is lifting up; and he shall save the humble person.” — Job 22:29.   ALTHOUGH we cannot take everything that Eliphaz the Temanite happened to say as being of divine authority, the immediate inspiration of the Holy Spirit; yet in this case he evidently …

Job:22:29

Great Difference

May 19

Great Difference   “Where is the God of judgment?” — Malachi ii. 17. “Then shall ye return, and discern between the righteous and the wicked, between him that serveth God and him that serveth him not.” – Malachi iii. 18.   You were not here, I am thankful to say, last Sabbath evening, for it was your duty and privilege …

Malachi:3:18

The End of the Righteous Desired

Apr 21

The End of the Righteous Desired   “Let me die the death of the righteous, and let my last end be like his!” — Numbers 23:10.   CARLYLE, in his “History of the French Revolution,” tells us of a Duke of Orleans who did not believe in death; so that when his secretary stumbled on the words, “The late …

Numbers:23:10

Cheering Words and Solemn Warnings

Jan 13

Cheering Words and Solemn Warnings   “Say ye to the righteous, that it shall be well with him: for they shall eat the fruit of their doings. Woe unto the wicked! it shall be ill with him: for the reward of his hands shall be given him.” — Isa.  3:10-11.   THERE are two classes mentioned here, the righteous …

Isaiah:3:10-11

The Reward of the Righteous

Jan 21

The Reward of the Righteous   “When the Son of man shall come in his glory, and all the holy angels with him. then shall he sit upon the throne of his glory: and before him shall be gathered all nations: and he shall separate them one from another, as a shepherd divideth his sheep from the …

Matthew:25:31-36