A Little Time With The 1689: Day 259

Day 259 Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience. Chapter 21, Paragraph 3. “They who upon pretence of Christian Liberty do practice any sin, or cherish any sinful lust; as they do thereby pervert the main design of the Grace of the Gospel, to their own Destruction; so they wholly destroy the end of Christian…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 258

Day 258 Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience. Chapter 21, Paragraph 2. “….So that to Believe such Doctrines, or obey such Commands out of Conscience, is to betray true liberty of Conscience; and the requiring of an implicit Faith, and absolute and blind Obedience, is to destroy Liberty of Conscience, and Reason also.” Scripture…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 257

Day 257 Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience. Chapter 21, Paragraph 2. “God alone is Lord of the conscience, and has left it free from the doctrines and commandments of men which are in any thing contrary to his word, or not contained in it….” Scripture Lookup James 4:12 Rom. 14:4 Acts 4:19,29 1…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 256

Day 256 Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience. Chapter 21, Paragraph 1. “….All which were common also to believers under the law for the substance of them; but under the New Testament the liberty of Christians is further enlarged, in their freedom from the yoke of a ceremonial law, to which the Jewish church…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 255

Day 255 Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience. Chapter 21, Paragraph 1. “…as also in their free access to God, and their yielding obedience unto Him, not out of slavish fear, but a child-like love and willing mind….” Scripture Lookup Romans 8:15 Luke 1:73-75 1 John 4:18 Reflection Fear. As sinners, we have much…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 254

Day 254 Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience. Chapter 21, Paragraph 1. “…from the Evil of Afflictions; the Fear, and Sting of death, the Victory of the Grave, and Everlasting Damnation:…” Scripture Lookup Romans 8:28 1 Corinthians 15:54-57 2 Thessalonians 1:10 Reflection Christ has purchased liberty for His people. Through our union with Christ,…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 253

Day 253 Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience. Chapter 21, Paragraph 1. “The Liberty which Christ hath purchased for Believers under the Gospel, consists in their freedom from the guilt of Sin, the condemning wrath of God, the Rigour and Curse of the Law; and in their being delivered from this present evil World,…