galatians 2:20 lesson

But beyond infinite there is no degree; and His merit was infinite because both an infinite Majesty resided in His person, and because an infinite Majesty accepted His sacrifice for infinite. she was a philosopher, though she did not know it. Afflictions.2. ” (Galatians 2:20) Hamilton, A. M.)The faith of the Son of GodT. Who can always be calm and wise and bold, have a commanding presence, and secure a fascinated silence, when he always works in weakness, when pain is ever crashing through the sensibilities, when the smallest frictional touch can sting the life to agony. What is its aim and focus? Its filth, which makes us odious.3. )Strong in ChristThomas Jones.Plant the tenderest sapling in the ground, and all the elements of nature shall minister to its wants. CHRISTIAN EXISTENCE IS A DEATH AND YET A LIFE.II. The name by which religion in all subsequent times has been known is not an outward "ceremonial" (θρήσκεια) as with the Greeks, nor an outward "restraint" (religio) as among the Romans, nor an outward "law" as among the Jews; it is by that far higher and deeper title which it first received from the mouth of St. Paul, "the faith. )Paul's estimate of the religion of ChristDean Stanley.The living Person in whom we trust, not the system of precepts which we follow, or of dogmas which we receive, is the centre of the Christian society. )The progressiveness of the life of ChristThomas Jones.Man was made to grow. Afflictions.2. He carrieth the pack for me, and gives out to me according to my necessities."(Surinnock. Adams.I. The name by which religion in all subsequent times has been known is not an outward "ceremonial" (θρήσκεια) as with the Greeks, nor an outward "restraint" (religio) as among the Romans, nor an outward "law" as among the Jews; it is by that far higher and deeper title which it first received from the mouth of St. Paul, "the faith. To understand, to know, and to reflect on a man's own actions. Life must be extended, not only to spiritual duties and acts of immediate worship, but to all the actions of our natural and temporal life. The life of joy and cheerfulness, which makes us more than conquerors.(T. (2)The envious man by his own thoughts: Ahithophel's cross. The worth lies in the object, as the ivy receives strength from the oak round which it winds. Stanford, D. D.)ParadoxesT. The king having received a wound by a poisoned dagger, she put her mouth to the wound to suck out the poison, venturing her own life to preserve her husband's. I have not a farthing of mine own. (Thomas Jones. The life of faith is glory begun. Christian enthusiasm is POSSIBLE UNDER GREAT NATURAL DISADVANTAGES.II. (a)In His agony, when we are afflicted with God's displeasure against sin. Because it is the grace that unites us to Christ.2. She did not talk of policemen and prison; she wanted to bring the innocent one before him, as much as to say, "Will you make a thorny couch for this little one to lie upon? From this life, as an inexhaustible fountain, the believer draws to the supply of his wants and fruitfulness in well doing.III. In Scripture language we are said to live by faith, but to work by love. H. J. Muir, M. A.I. (Thomas Jones. Spurgeon. We are said to live by faith, as we are said to be fed by the hand; it is the instrument.4. Adams.I. NATURE OF THE LIFE THAT SPRINGS FROM IT. In the transverse, by the ready extension of our hands to all good works of piety, justice, and charity; in the arrectary, or beam, by uninterrupted perseverance in good; in the head, by an elevated hope and looking for of glory; in the foot, by a lively and firm faith, fastening our souls upon the affiance of His free grace and mercy. J. Muir, M. A.I. Jesus was crucified with us, that we might be crucified with Him. The life of sanctification, which is Christ in us.3. Issues like the curse of the Law that were raised briefly today will have to wait a few days for more analysis. IT OVERPOWERS UNHEALTHY SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS.VIII. )Christian enthusiasmC. Christ living in us. THE BELIEVER LIVES AND YET HE DOES NOT LIVE.III. He shared the shame of the thieves, that Paul might share His glory. So we are apt to think Christ died for sinners; He died for everybody, and for nobody in particular. It is his servant, whom he employs; not his master, whom he obeys. Stanford, D. D.)ParadoxesT. The life of joy and cheerfulness, which makes us more than conquerors.(T. We must not think of keeping ourselves aloof from our fellow-men as though we should be degraded by mingling with them. It is gloriously aroused by THANKFULNESS TO GOD FOR HIS UNSPEAKABLE GIFT.V. Because all other graces are marshalled and ranked under the conduct of faith. union,, between Paul and John; the Pauline form of "He that hath the Son hath life."(W. The king having received a wound by a poisoned dagger, she put her mouth to the wound to suck out the poison, venturing her own life to preserve her husband's. Christianity is not simply educational. Because whatever is ascribed to faith, redounds to the honour of Christ. He suffered so much from his eyes that the rough Galatians felt so much for him that they would have been willing to give him their own. I. But they perish in the autumn. THE CHRISTIAN FEELS FREE to serve Christ enthusiastically BECAUSE CHRIST HAS BORNE THE PENALTY DUE TO SIN.VI. II. Christian enthusiasm is POSSIBLE UNDER GREAT NATURAL DISADVANTAGES.II. (d)In His affixion, when all our powers are fastened to his royal commandments. (John Donne, D. D.)Life in the fleshC. We are united to Christ, as a member is united to the head. We may dote on our worldly gear until God becomes jealous of it and sends a blight upon it; and, on the other hand, we may, with holy moderateness, use these things as not abusing them, and get from them the utmost good they are capable of conveying to us.(C. He suffered so much from shattered nerves, that his first appearance among strangers was "in weakness, fear, and much trembling." We say today when we wake up in the morning, we say, "I cannot do this on my own today, I need you to live through me. To the man who lives in the spiritual world, the material world is becoming small. The life of joy and cheerfulness, which makes us more than conquerors.(T. H. Spurgeon.Luther's motto was, Vivit Christus, Christ liveth. )Sharing Christ's CrossBishop Hall.We must have our part with Christ in every part of His Cross. I want to know all about it. He has died, and yet he lives! H. Spurgeon.Luther's motto was, Vivit Christus, Christ liveth. The righteousness of Christ, cancelling the obligations of the law, frees us from the first.2. Without faith, virtue would languish, our command over our passions be weak, and the back of patience quite broken, and our care of the-knowledge of Divine things very small.3. )Christian enthusiasmC. But suppose he says: "But he left the money to you." Its punishment, which is death eternal.II. )The immortality of life in ChristThomas Jones.The sun might say every morning in the spring, I am come that the earth may have life and have it more abundantly; I am come that the fields may grow, that the gardens and vineyards be more fruitful, that the beauty of the landscape may appear, that the dead may become alive, and the world be filled with joy. Its OBJECT, the promises of the new covenant as —1. (Thomas Jones. The life of joy and cheerfulness, which makes us more than conquerors. He is the AUTHOR of it (Hebrews 12:2).III. I am beholden to Christ. )Lent and EasterBishop Hall.A Lent of mortification — "I am crucified with Christ." )Paul's estimate of the religion of ChristDean Stanley.The living Person in whom we trust, not the system of precepts which we follow, or of dogmas which we receive, is the centre of the Christian society. There must be life before operation. The death of the old life. It shall feed upon the fatness of the earth, its leaves shall be wet with dew, it shall be refreshed with the showers of spring, and the warmth of summer shall cause it to grow. He is the OBJECT of it.(T. He suffered so much from shattered nerves, that his first appearance among strangers was "in weakness, fear, and much trembling." The duties of charity, of public and private relations, as honouring God, in our generation and callings.(T. )Christ's love is an individual loveMoody.The great trouble is that people take everything in general, and do not take it to themselves. H. Spurgeon.Luther's motto was, Vivit Christus, Christ liveth. 4. The Christian shall never perish; never by annihilation, absorption, or eternal misery. Paul writes, "I have been crucified with Christ. Affiance. It is as if you had been crucified with Christ. "(Dean Stanley. And the sun might add, I am the resurrection and the life; I raise the buried flowers and herbs from their graves, and cause them to live. There must be life before operation. Hamilton, A. M.may be considered with respect to —I. Faith renounces self and destroys the old life. Even so you and I must take our turn at the wheel. )Sharing Christ's CrossBishop Hall.We must have our part with Christ in every part of His Cross. She wanted to get to the deepest part of the man's nature. Christ dwelling by faith in the heart becomes the principle of a new life.II. Faith does all, not from any intrinsic worth and force in itself; but all its power is in dependence upon Christ. I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. H. THE CHRISTIAN FEELS FREE to serve Christ enthusiastically BECAUSE CHRIST HAS BORNE THE PENALTY DUE TO SIN.VI. )The personal love and gift of ChristJohn Donne, D. D.All that Christ did and suffered He did for thee as thee; not only as man, but as that particular man, which bears such and such a name; and rather than any of those whom He loves should appear naked before His Father, and so discover the scars and deformities of their sins, Christ would be content to do and suffer as much as He hath done for any one particular man yet. (John Donne, D. D.)Life in the fleshC. In like manner the man who is rooted in Christ, united to Him by faith and love, shall be energized and made strong for the work which he has to do. Faith now serves instead of sight and fruition (Hebrews 11:1).(T. Ah! II. Help us to trust in you all day long. The working of the evil element has produced evil habits and tendencies. She wanted to get to the deepest part of the man's nature. (e)In His transfixion, when our hearts are branded with Divine love. J. Muir, M. As if he had said, "I live, I keep a noble house, am given to hospitality, but at another's cost, not at mine own. It is gloriously aroused by THANKFULNESS TO GOD FOR HIS UNSPEAKABLE GIFT.V. Before the feeble tortured breath had left the body, he had entered into Christ's glory. H. Spurgeon.When Paul and his companions were shipwrecked at Melita, the apostle set to work like other people to gather fuel for the fire. (a) If we be alive indeed, and made partakers of this spiritual life, why then should we not live at a higher rate than the world do, which have none of this life? He suffered so much from his eyes that the rough Galatians felt so much for him that they would have been willing to give him their own. He carrieth the pack for me, and gives out to me according to my necessities."(Surinnock. It is the first stone in the spiritual building, to which all the rest are added. A true believer sleeps, eats, drinks, in faith. But the life that Christ gives means everlasting progress in knowledge, love, usefulness, and bliss. Christian enthusiasm, so far from CRUSHING INDIVIDUALITY AND INDEPENDENCE, EMPHASIZES THEM.VII. Everlasting blessedness.II. Its INSPIRING POWER.(A. It is gloriously aroused by THANKFULNESS TO GOD FOR HIS UNSPEAKABLE GIFT.V. There is assent.2. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me. "Well," I say, "I don't doubt that; it's rather a common thing to happen," and I don't think anything more about it. THE BELIEVER'S LIFE IS A LIFE IN THE FLESH, BUT NOR ACCORDING TO THE LAWS OF THE FLESH.(T. I have not a farthing of mine own. To stand still in the course of nature is to die. The worth lies in the object, as the ivy receives strength from the oak round which it winds. There Christ was crucified with two thieves. Adams.I. The seat of sin is in the soul. (Thomas Jones. Its guilt makes us liable to condemnation.2. A true believer sleeps, eats, drinks, in faith. A. The name by which religion in all subsequent times has been known is not an outward "ceremonial" (θρήσκεια) as with the Greeks, nor an outward "restraint" (religio) as among the Romans, nor an outward "law" as among the Jews; it is by that far higher and deeper title which it first received from the mouth of St. Paul, "the faith. H. But the life that Christ gives means everlasting progress in knowledge, love, usefulness, and bliss. H. Spurgeon.When Paul and his companions were shipwrecked at Melita, the apostle set to work like other people to gather fuel for the fire. Because it is the grace that unites us to Christ.2. Christian enthusiasm, so far from CRUSHING INDIVIDUALITY AND INDEPENDENCE, EMPHASIZES THEM.VII. We never" live comfortably, till we live by faith.4. In like manner the man who is rooted in Christ, united to Him by faith and love, shall be energized and made strong for the work which he has to do. IT OVERPOWERS UNHEALTHY SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS.VIII. Distinct graces have their distinct offices. )Christ's love is an individual loveMoody.The great trouble is that people take everything in general, and do not take it to themselves. This double truth was manifest at the time of Christ's suffering. Because all other graces are marshalled and ranked under the conduct of faith. Holy duties and exercises of grace.2. Because all other graces are marshalled and ranked under the conduct of faith. union,, between Paul and John; the Pauline form of "He that hath the Son hath life."(W. Its guilt makes us liable to condemnation.2. DEATH BY SIN.1. union,, between Paul and John; the Pauline form of "He that hath the Son hath life."(W. And in a measure she came in the spirit of the gospel; for the gospel comes to make us hate sin by showing that another suffered and died for it.(C. In his natural condition he is an unpardoned transgressor, and therefore in the law's eye as good as dead. (e)In His transfixion, when our hearts are branded with Divine love. He carrieth the pack for me, and gives out to me according to my necessities.". (Thomas Jones. But suppose he says: "But he left the money to you." The life of justification. The BURTHEN of it.III. (b)Our real union with Christ makes His Cross and Passion ours. It is the first stone in the spiritual building, to which all the rest are added. Thank you for the cross 2,000 years ago, for paying the price for our sin so that we could have life in you, so that we would no longer need to fear death. Its filth, which makes us odious.3. Move forward in your faith with more from Back to the Bible at backtothebible.org or oneplace.com. (e)In His transfixion, when our hearts are branded with Divine love. This double truth was manifest at the time of Christ's suffering. The indwelling of Christ and the service of God. What properly distinguishes the believer's life in the flesh and makes it what it is, is its being kept in perpetual fellowship with Christ.IV. DEATH BY SIN.1. And in a measure she came in the spirit of the gospel; for the gospel comes to make us hate sin by showing that another suffered and died for it.(C. Because faith removes obstructions, and opens the passages of grace, that it may run more freely. )An idyll of the Divine lifeA. "(Dean Stanley. The recognition of the truth that as dying and atoning Jesus becomes a source of new life runs out into appropriating confidence. Then I pay attention; I say: "To me?" In Scripture language we are said to live by faith, but to work by love. Christ dwelling by faith in the heart becomes the principle of a new life.II. Our religion makes us neither more nor less than human, though it brings us into the family of God.(C. Affiance. )Luther's mottoC. )An idyll of the Divine lifeA. Adams. But suppose he says: "But he left the money to you." B. Pope, D. D., Surinnock.This is a striking" point of. Christian enthusiasm is POSSIBLE UNDER GREAT NATURAL DISADVANTAGES.II. Our justification.2. Its EFFECTS, as —1. CHRISTIAN EXISTENCE IS A DEATH AND YET A LIFE.II. J. Muir, M. But they perish in the autumn. In the transverse, by the ready extension of our hands to all good works of piety, justice, and charity; in the arrectary, or beam, by uninterrupted perseverance in good; in the head, by an elevated hope and looking for of glory; in the foot, by a lively and firm faith, fastening our souls upon the affiance of His free grace and mercy. He is the REVEALER of it (John 1:17).II. Hamilton, A. M.)The life of faithT. The ordinances by which it is fed and increased, as the Word, prayer, and sacraments.3. I am beholden to Christ. H. But they perish in the autumn. Spurgeon. Adams.I. H. He carrieth the pack for me, and gives out to me according to my necessities."(Surinnock. Hamilton, A. M.may be considered with respect to —I. It is no longer I who live but Christ who lives in me, and the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the son of God who loved me and gave himself for me.". The explanation of the revolution in St. Paul's life, of the death of the persecutor, and the creation of the apostle, is his coming under the influence of these truths. There Christ was crucified with two thieves. (d)In His affixion, when all our powers are fastened to his royal commandments. H. Spurgeon.Luther's motto was, Vivit Christus, Christ liveth. Sanctification.3. 2. Its filth, which makes us odious.3. Adams.I. And thus shall we be crucified with Christ. (a)As in the first Adam all lived and then died, so in the second Adam all die and are made alive. Distinct graces have their distinct offices. "Well," I say, "I don't doubt that; it's rather a common thing to happen," and I don't think anything more about it. We're not just saved at that initial point of salvation by faith, we actually live by faith. I am crucified with Christ Not literally, for so only the two thieves were crucified with him, but mystically; Christ was crucified for him in his room and stead, and so he was crucified with him, and in him, as his head and representative. The ordinances by which it is fed and increased, as the Word, prayer, and sacraments.3. And this not only in the matter of notorious crimes, but in the whole carriage of your lives.5. What properly distinguishes the believer's life in the flesh and makes it what it is, is its being kept in perpetual fellowship with Christ.IV. From this life, as an inexhaustible fountain, the believer draws to the supply of his wants and fruitfulness in well doing.III. Our religion makes us neither more nor less than human, though it brings us into the family of God.(C. (a)As in the first Adam all lived and then died, so in the second Adam all die and are made alive. But the life that Christ gives means everlasting progress in knowledge, love, usefulness, and bliss. Sanctification.3. Adams. Paul was crucified with Christ. We never" live comfortably, till we live by faith.4. Then I pay attention; I say: "To me?" The life of faith is glory begun. Our religion makes us neither more nor less than human, though it brings us into the family of God.(C. Because whatever is ascribed to faith, redounds to the honour of Christ. 1. 3. We are said to live by faith, as we are said to be fed by the hand; it is the instrument.4. 2. The BURTHEN of it.III. B. Pope, D. D.)As the mistletoe, having no root of its own, both grows and lives in the stock of the oak, so the apostle, having no root of his own, did live and grow in Christ. In the material world are our friendships, ambitions, businesses, professions, earthly work, bodily pleasures. We never" live comfortably, till we live by faith. Its filth, which makes us odious.3. I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. (1) In partnership. (b)Our real union with Christ makes His Cross and Passion ours. (Thomas Jones. This distinguishes a man from a beast. (c)In His crowning with thorns, when we bear reproaches for His name. It shall feed upon the fatness of the earth, its leaves shall be wet with dew, it shall be refreshed with the showers of spring, and the warmth of summer shall cause it to grow. Adams. The life of justification. The name by which religion in all subsequent times has been known is not an outward "ceremonial" (θρήσκεια) as with the Greeks, nor an outward "restraint" (religio) as among the Romans, nor an outward "law" as among the Jews; it is by that far higher and deeper title which it first received from the mouth of St. Paul, "the faith. When the force that raised the mountain to its height had ceased, that moment the mountain began to sink again; when the tree stops growing it begins to decay; when the human body has attained its perfection, when the tide of growth has reached its highest mark, it begins to recede. HOW, AND WHY, ARE WE SAID TO LIVE BY FAITH? )Luther's mottoC. WHAT IS THIS FAITH? Because whatever is ascribed to faith, redounds to the honour of Christ. Adams. Ah! Its TRIALS, or the evils that seem to infringe the comfort of the promises.1. B. Its guilt makes us liable to condemnation.2. "Yes, he left it to you." And in a measure she came in the spirit of the gospel; for the gospel comes to make us hate sin by showing that another suffered and died for it.(C. Its TRIALS, or the evils that seem to infringe the comfort of the promises.1. The name by which religion in all subsequent times has been known is not an outward "ceremonial" (θρήσκεια) as with the Greeks, nor an outward "restraint" (religio) as among the Romans, nor an outward "law" as among the Jews; it is by that far higher and deeper title which it first received from the mouth of St. Paul, "the faith. Afflictions.2. I have not a farthing of mine own. I want to know all about it. We are said to live by faith, as we are said to be fed by the hand; it is the instrument.4. THE TREE OF LIFE AFFORDS THE ANTIDOTE TO SIN.1. From this life, as an inexhaustible fountain, the believer draws to the supply of his wants and fruitfulness in well doing.III. Thank you for the way you love us. (2) In person. )Death and lifeT. Because it is the grace that unites us to Christ.2. )Death and lifeT. Vince. My old carnal nature was slain at the cross. Sanctification.3. The king having received a wound by a poisoned dagger, she put her mouth to the wound to suck out the poison, venturing her own life to preserve her husband's. Adams.So called because —I. In the transverse, by the ready extension of our hands to all good works of piety, justice, and charity; in the arrectary, or beam, by uninterrupted perseverance in good; in the head, by an elevated hope and looking for of glory; in the foot, by a lively and firm faith, fastening our souls upon the affiance of His free grace and mercy. Christian enthusiasm is POSSIBLE UNDER GREAT NATURAL DISADVANTAGES.II. She did not talk of policemen and prison; she wanted to bring the innocent one before him, as much as to say, "Will you make a thorny couch for this little one to lie upon? )The life of faithT. He suffered so much from his hands, that when his great heart was full, and he longed to dash off a missionary letter, he was unable to hold a pen. "Yes, he left it to you." Before the feeble tortured breath had left the body, he had entered into Christ's glory. He shared the shame of the thieves, that Paul might share His glory. Every single day our life is trusting in Christ, we live by faith in the son of God. Adams.So called because —I. This enthusiasm must BE MAINTAINED BY CONTINUED FAITH IN CHRIST.III. It is the first stone in the spiritual building, to which all the rest are added. Then we can live the former life no longer. CHRISTIAN EXISTENCE IS A DEATH AND YET A LIFE.II. Its TRIALS, or the evils that seem to infringe the comfort of the promises. Faith establishes a man in the covenant of grace. The life of faith is glory begun. The life of sanctification, which is Christ in us.3. B.We read in English history of the rare affection of Eleanor, wife of EdwardI. But now in Christ, who before the law acted as his representative, and for his sake became obedient unto death, he is executed too. The supplies of the present life.4. An Easter of resurrection — "I live, etc. IT OVERPOWERS UNHEALTHY SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS. THE BELIEVER'S LIFE IS A LIFE IN THE FLESH, BUT NOR ACCORDING TO THE LAWS OF THE FLESH.(T. But beyond infinite there is no degree; and His merit was infinite because both an infinite Majesty resided in His person, and because an infinite Majesty accepted His sacrifice for infinite. Galatians 2:20. B. Pope, D. D.)As the mistletoe, having no root of its own, both grows and lives in the stock of the oak, so the apostle, having no root of his own, did live and grow in Christ. Life must be extended, not only to spiritual duties and acts of immediate worship, but to all the actions of our natural and temporal life. Living in two worlds. THE TREE OF LIFE AFFORDS THE ANTIDOTE TO SIN.1. Stanford, D. D.)ParadoxesT. she was a philosopher, though she did not know it. There Christ was crucified with two thieves. Adams. Its filth, which makes us odious.3. B. Pope, D. D.)As the mistletoe, having no root of its own, both grows and lives in the stock of the oak, so the apostle, having no root of his own, did live and grow in Christ. He is plainly describing what he really endured. The recognition of the truth that as dying and atoning Jesus becomes a source of new life runs out into appropriating confidence. Without faith, virtue would languish, our command over our passions be weak, and the back of patience quite broken, and our care of the-knowledge of Divine things very small.3. He is the REVEALER of it (John 1:17).II. Distinct graces have their distinct offices. "(Bishop Hall. Vince. The king having received a wound by a poisoned dagger, she put her mouth to the wound to suck out the poison, venturing her own life to preserve her husband's. Hamilton, A. M.)The faith of the Son of GodT. First we live by faith, and then by sight (2 Corinthians 5:7). In the transverse, by the ready extension of our hands to all good works of piety, justice, and charity; in the arrectary, or beam, by uninterrupted perseverance in good; in the head, by an elevated hope and looking for of glory; in the foot, by a lively and firm faith, fastening our souls upon the affiance of His free grace and mercy. (e)In His transfixion, when our hearts are branded with Divine love. The duties of charity, of public and private relations, as honouring God, in our generation and callings.(T. Jesus was crucified with us, that we might be crucified with Him. Galatians 2:20. Christ in us loves us so much. )Paul's estimate of the religion of ChristDean Stanley.The living Person in whom we trust, not the system of precepts which we follow, or of dogmas which we receive, is the centre of the Christian society. THE BELIEVER'S LIFE IS A LIFE IN THE FLESH, BUT NOR ACCORDING TO THE LAWS OF THE FLESH.(T. H. OBSERVATIONS CONCERNING THIS LIFE.1. Consent.3. )The progressiveness of the life of ChristThomas Jones.Man was made to grow. "Yes, he left it to you." )The immortality of life in ChristThomas Jones.The sun might say every morning in the spring, I am come that the earth may have life and have it more abundantly; I am come that the fields may grow, that the gardens and vineyards be more fruitful, that the beauty of the landscape may appear, that the dead may become alive, and the world be filled with joy. )The personal love and gift of ChristJohn Donne, D. D.All that Christ did and suffered He did for thee as thee; not only as man, but as that particular man, which bears such and such a name; and rather than any of those whom He loves should appear naked before His Father, and so discover the scars and deformities of their sins, Christ would be content to do and suffer as much as He hath done for any one particular man yet. Adams.I. The supplies of the present life.4. This enthusiasm must BE MAINTAINED BY CONTINUED FAITH IN CHRIST.III. This double truth was manifest at the time of Christ's suffering. Let us read these words, where they were written, at the foot of the Cross. Christian enthusiasm is POSSIBLE UNDER GREAT NATURAL DISADVANTAGES.II. Distinct graces have their distinct offices. But the life that Christ gives means everlasting progress in knowledge, love, usefulness, and bliss. 2. IT OVERPOWERS UNHEALTHY SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS.VIII. HOW, AND WHY, ARE WE SAID TO LIVE BY FAITH? Give one a pencil, one a regular pen, one a crayon, and one a Sharpie permanent marker. Christian enthusiasm is POSSIBLE UNDER GREAT NATURAL DISADVANTAGES.II. Suppose a man should say to me: "Moody, there was a man in Europe who died last week, and left five million dollars to a certain individual." Stanford, D. D.I. (2) In person. Hamilton, A. M.may be considered with respect to —I. (Bishop Hall. The supplies of the present life.4. But all the elements of our immortality are there, and it can never pass away. 7. )Life in ChristW. THE PRACTICAL PARADOX, or the mystery of the believer's outer walk. The connection between death to the law and life unto God. )The progressiveness of the life of ChristThomas Jones.Man was made to grow. )Luther's mottoC. )Life in ChristW. Now we are said to live by faith —1. The life of faith is glory begun. There must be life before operation. THE LIFE WHICH RESULTS FROM THIS BLENDED PERSONALITY. Ah! He suffered so much from his eyes that the rough Galatians felt so much for him that they would have been willing to give him their own. )Great loveR. Even so you and I must take our turn at the wheel. Suppose a man should say to me: "Moody, there was a man in Europe who died last week, and left five million dollars to a certain individual." )Christ's love is an individual loveMoody.The great trouble is that people take everything in general, and do not take it to themselves. 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