The cure for worldly anxiety

Romans 8:6 To be spiritually minded is life and peace. Revelation 2:17 To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna. Overcoming the world implies overcoming a state of worldly anxiety. You know there is a state of great carefulness and anxiety which is common and almost universal among worldly men. It is perfectly natural if the heart is set upon securing worldly good, and has not learned to receive all good from Continue Reading

“With Him”

Revelation 3:21 To him that overcometh will I grant to sit with me in my throne. The reference is to the triumphant believer. We who are Christ’s will one day share His throne. Jesus shall reign, and so shall we in Him. His kingdom is ours, too. It is an assurance which would be altogether incredible did we not have it on the very highest authority – that of the risen, ascended, reigning Lord Himself; He says it, and it must be so. The Continue Reading

Revelation 21:1-8; The New Jerusalem; Hitherto the Prophecy of this Book has presented to us a very remarkable mixture of light and shade, prosperity and adversity, mercy and judgment, in the conduct of Divine Providence towards the Church in the world: now at the close of all, the day breaks, and the shadows flee away; a new world now appears, the former having passed away; Thus the misery of the damned will illustrate the blessedness of those that are saved, and the blessedness of the saved will aggravate the misery of those that are damned. A.D. 95

R E V E L A T I O N. CHAPTER 21 Hitherto the prophecy of this book has presented to us a very remarkable mixture of light and shade, prosperity and adversity, mercy and judgment, in the conduct of divine Providence towards the church in the world: now, at the close of all, the day breaks, and the shadows flee away; a new world now appears, the former having passed away. Some are willing to understand all that is said in these last two Continue Reading