To the Thoughtless

July 7, 1872

To the Thoughtless   “The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master’s crib: but Israel doth not know, my people doth not consider.”— Isaiah i. 3.   IT is clear from this chapter that the Lord views the sin of mankind with intense regret. Me are obliged to speak of him after the manner of men, and …


Ingratitude of Man

June 9, 1872

Ingratitude of Man   “He came unto his own, and his own received him not.” — John i. 11.   I WOULD very frankly confess at the outset that I am not about to preach from the words of this text, and that I have selected it solely because it contains an epitome of man’s behaviour towards the Saviour. …