THE CHRISTIAN QUOTATION OF THE DAY
Christ, our Light
Friday, November 4, 2011

[Mr. Gifford] made it much his business to deliver the people of God from all those false and unsound rests that, by nature, we are prone to take and make to our souls. He pressed us to take special heed that we took not up any truth upon trust—as from this, or that, or any other man or men—but to cry mightily to God that He would convince us of the reality thereof, and set us down therein, by his own Spirit in the holy Word.
... John Bunyan (1628-1688), Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners [1666] The Whole Works of John Bunyan, v. I, London: Blackie, 1862, p. 20 (see the book; see also Mark 9:24; Acts 17:32-34; Rom. 14:5; 2 Tim. 3:16; more at God, Historical, Holy Spirit, Trust, Truth)

 
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