The Law

He Did Not Yield Obedience For Himself

Galations 4:4, 5, “God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, to redeem them that were under the law.” He was both made of a woman, and made under the law; that is, obedient to it for us. The end here, both of the incarnation and obedience of Christ to the law was all to […]

He Hath Removed The Slaying Sword

The dread and terror of God entered by sin; Adam had not the least thought of hiding himself until he had sinned. The guilt of sin being on the conscience, and this being a common notion left in the hearts of all, that God is a most righteous revenger thereof; this fills men with dread and horror at an […]

Fulfilling The Law

Our disability to answer the mind and will of God, in all or any of the obedience that he requires, is in him only to be discovered. This, indeed, is a thing that many will not be acquainted with to this day. To teach a man that he cannot do what he ought to do, and for which he […]

He Gives Us Eyes To See

The truth is, look upon the law in its purity, holiness, compass, and perfection; its manner of delivery, with dread, terror, thunder, earthquakes, fire; the sanction of it, in death, curse, wrath; and it makes a wonderful discovery of sin, upon every account: its pollution, guilt, and exceeding sinfulness are seen by it. But yet all this doth not suffice […]