Results 1-5 of 100
That no one can savour of things heavenly and things of the earth at the same
time . For if this could be done , there would have been no need of this clause
denying and forbidding it ; but it would have been sufficient to have said , set your
For our life is laid up in God ; but God will not deny the deposit : it is hid with
Christ ; but it is impossible that Christ and life be separated ; it is no less
impossible that they should perish whose life is hid with Christ . Let us conclude ,
They who deny that fornication is a mortal sin , thus argue from Acts xv . 20 . The
things there enumerated seem to be placed on one footing ; but fornication is
there enumerated with certain indifferent things : They should abstain from ...
It is contrary to the received opinion of Theologians , who deny that a
compensation of sins is to be admitted : Harlots , therefore , are not to be
prostituted lest married women should be violated . Lastly , it is contrary to the
duty of the Christian ...
... who were before accustomed to practices with harlots : so admirably does the
toleration of brothels conduce to the protection of the chastity of married women !
- And these remarks may suffice against those who either deny that fornication is
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - parkersbooks - LibraryThing
I'm teaching through Colossians in a small group study that I team teach. The reason I bought this commentary was the shining review from Spurgeon, quoting Charles Bridges, who said that of all commentaries, this is second only to Owen on Hebrews. Wow. Read full review