A Little Time With The 1689: Day 197

Day 197 Of Justification. Chapter 11, Paragraph 6. “The justification of believers under the Old Testament was, in all these respects, one and the same with the justification of believers under the New Testament.” Scripture Lookup Galatians 3:9 Romans 4:22-24 Reflection Abraham! Joseph! Moses! They and all the Old Testament saints who witnessed miracles, sacrificed…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 196

Day 196 Of Justification. Chapter 11, Paragraph 5. “God doth continue to Forgive the sins of those that are justified, and although they can never fall from the state of justification; yet they may by their sins fall under God’s Fatherly displeasure; and in that condition, they have not usually the light of his Countenance…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 195

Day 195 Of Justification. Chapter 11, Paragraph 4. “God did from all eternity decree to justify all the Elect, and Christ did in the fullness of time die for their sins, and rise again for their Justification; Nevertheless they are not justified personally, until the Holy Spirit, doth in due time actually apply Christ unto…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 194

Day 194 Of Justification. Chapter 11, Paragraph 3. “Christ, by his obedience, and death, did fully discharge the debt of all those that are justified; and did, by the sacrifice of himself, in the blood of his cross, undergoing in their stead, the penalty due to them: make a proper, real, and full satisfaction to…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 193

Day 193 Of Justification. Chapter 11, Paragraph 2. “Faith thus receiving and resting on Christ, and his Righteousness, is the alone instrument of Justification; yet is not alone in the person justified, but is ever accompanied with all other saving Graces, and is no dead faith, but worketh by love.” Scripture Lookup Rom. 3:28 Galatians…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 192

Day 192 Of Justification. Chapter 11, Paragraph 1. “…not by imputing faith itself, the act of believing, or any other evangelical obedience to them, as their Righteousness; but by imputing Christ’s active obedience unto the whole Law, and passive obedience in his death, for their whole and sole Righteousness, they receiving, and resting on him,…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 191

Day 191 Of Justification. Chapter 11, Paragraph 1. “Those whom God Effectually calleth, he also freely justifieth, not by infusing Righteousness into them, but by pardoning their sins, and by accounting, and accepting their Persons as Righteous; not for any thing wrought in them, or done by them, but for Christ’s sake alone,…” Scripture Lookup…