Tag Archives: Grace

Martin Luther on “how to deal properly with the question of predestination”

TO BARBARA LISSKIRCHEN. April 30, 1531. Grace and peace in Christ. Dear and virtuous Lady: Your dear brother Jerome Weller has informed me that you are sorely troubled about eternal election. I am very sorry to hear this. May Christ … Continue reading

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Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established

“Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established.” Proverbs 16:3 Here’s Charles Bridges’ profound¬†commentary on this verse: “An unsettled mind is a serious evil–a canker to Christian peace.¬†Every faculty is thrown into disorder. The memory is … Continue reading

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Jesus, thy blood and righteousness

Jesus, thy blood and righteousness My beauty are, my glorious dress; Midst flaming worlds, in these arrayed, With joy shall I lift up my head. Count Zinzendorf (1700-1760)

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