The Beloved Pastor’s Plea for Unity

July 7, 1889

The Beloved Pastor’s Plea for Unity   “To all that be in Rome, beloved of God, called to be saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ.” — Romans i. 7.   IN a few minutes we shall gather together as members of the Church of Christ to celebrate the memorial of …


The Glory, Unity, and Triumphs of the Church

May 4, 1879

The Glory, Unity, and Triumphs of the Church    “And the glory which thou gavest me I have given them; that they may he one, even as we are one: I in them, and thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and that the world may know that thou hast sent me, and …


The Saint One with His Savior

November 20, 1870

The Saint One with His Savior   “He that is joined unto the Lord is one spirit.”— 1 Corinthians vi. 17.   THE connection of our text is very terrible. When we are reading the sixteenth verse one seems to remember Sodom, its infamy, and the fire and brimstone that came down from heaven upon it; but here in …

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Unity in Christ

January 7, 1866

Unity in Christ   “Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word; that they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou hast sent me.”— John …


True Unity Promoted

January 1, 1865

True Unity Promoted   “Endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.”—Ephesians 4:3.    You will remember that for several years I have received my morning's text for the first Sabbath in the year from an esteemed brother, a clergyman of the Church of England. This year he very kindly sends me this verse, …