Entreat me not to leave thee Ruth 1. 16
Volume: Volume 1
Thoughts on the Book of Ruth
THE FAME OF JESUS “And the fame of Him went out into every place of the country round about” Luke 4.37. This was according to the ancient purpose and settled decree of God the Father in the council of peace. But the people always appear to have proceeded in direct contrariety to Jesus’ special commands …
Psalm 28 v. 7.The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusteth in him and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; and with my song will I praise him.
Psalm 28:7The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in Him and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth and with my song will I praise Him.
Isaiah 2713. And it shall come to pass in that day that the great trumpet shall be blown and they shall come which were ready to perish in the land of Assyria and the outcasts in the land of Egypt and shall worship the Lord in the holy mount at Jer
Love was a god among the heathen; God is love, saith the Christian. Thomas Adams
From the Homilies on The Rich Man and Lazarus
Lamentations 112. Is it nothing to you all ye that pass by? behold and see if there be any sorrow like unto my sorrow which is done unto me wherewith the Lord hath afflicted me in the day of his fierce anger.
Assurance and comforts are desirable, but fruitfulness is absolutely necessary … The end why the Lord offers us comfort and assurance of His love, is to make us cheerful in His service, and to encourage us in His work, and engage our hearts in it thoroughly. David Clarkson