THE CHRISTIAN QUOTATION OF THE DAY
Christ, our Light
Monday, May 7, 2012

The titles of God are virtually promises. When he is called a sun, a shield, a strong tower, a hiding-place, a portion. The titles of Christ, light of the world, bread of life, the way, truth, and life; the titles of the Spirit, the Spirit of truth, of holiness, of glory, of grace, and supplication, the sealing, witnessing Spirit; faith may conclude as much out of these as out of promises. Is the Lord a sun? Then he will influence me, &c. Is Christ life? Then he will enliven me.
... David Clarkson (1622-1686), The Practical Works of David Clarkson, v. 1, Edinburgh: James Nichol, 1864, p. 187-188 (see the book; see also Gen. 15:1; Ps. 46:1; John 6:35; 8:12; 14:6,16-17; Heb. 10:38; 13:5; more at Bread, Christ, Faith, Glory, God, Grace, Holiness, Life, Light, Promise, Spirit, Truth, Way)

 
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