The Reformed Presbyterian and Covenanter Volume 29

The Reformed Presbyterian and Covenanter Volume 29

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ...heaven preached any other gospel he should be accursed. And how all important is faithfulness in this respect in the present day, when men keep mingling the pure waters of the sanctuary with manifold, dangerous and fatal errors. From science, often " falsely so called," from the feeble efforts of reason on the part of the " natural man," that receiveth not the " things of the spirit of God," from presumptuous criticisms, false glosses, and mistaken interpretations of the Scriptures of truth, poisonous extracts are daily prepared and cast into the river of God, not like Elisha's cruse of salt, to heal, but with deadly effect to destroy. Now, if we be "stewards of the mysteries of God," it is required of us, as stewards, that we "be found faithful," lest it should be true of our teaching, as of that of the false prophets of old, "which I commanded not, nor spake it, neither come it into my mind." 2. Another efficient way to bear testimony is, by every means in our power, to communicate to, and press on all men, the testimony of God in the gospel. When Paul described his own ministry, it is in the following terms," I came, declaring unto you the testimony of God," and says, "Because our testimony was believed among you." God's testimony is our testimony, and while there is a woe to those who corrupt the gospel, there is also a woe to him that conceals it. In legal proceedings where the highest interests are often involved, the suppres.no veri is as wicked and criminal as direct falsehood or lying. Now, the relation of the people of God, individually and collectively, to the diffusion of the gospel, may be likened to the provision made by the Creator for the wider...show more

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  • Paperback | 266 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 481g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236761286
  • 9781236761286