A Compendium of the Systems of Divine Truth by Jacob CatlinA Compendium of the Systems of Divine Truth by Jacob Catlin

A Compendium of the Systems of Divine Truth

byJacob Catlin

Paperback | July 8, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1818 edition. Excerpt: ...and salvation is clearly stated in the passage of scripture before us. It is through faith in the blood of Christ, to declare and vindicate the justice of God, that remission of sins, is preached in his name. It appears, on the whole, that the doctrine of justification implies several things. It is a special act of divine grace. Nothing at all is done by sinnners, to merit the forgiveness of their sins, and the everlasting favor of God. They are not only unprofitable servants, but infinitely injurious and ill deserving. Their justification, therefore, is an act of infinite grace to the most vile, the most unworthy, and hell deserving. Justification is also through the blood and death of Jesus Christ. " Being justified by his blood, we are saved from wrath through him." " Without shedding of blood, there is no remission." " The blood of Jesus Christ cleanseth us from all sin." " Christ died for the ungodly; died the just for the unjust; died for our sins, according to the scriptures." " Christ our passover was sacrificed for us," " He was delivered for our offences, and raised again for our justification," Had he not risen from the dead, how could he vindicate his cause? If Christ be not risen from the dead, faith, and hope are vain. Another prominent idea in the doctrine of justification is, that it is obtained, only by faith, in Jesus Christ. " Being justified by faith, we have peace with God, through our Lord Jesus Christ." " Therefore is it of faith, that it might be by grace." " For by grace are ye saved, through faith, and that, not of yourselves, it is tlie gift of God." " The just," or those who are justified by Christ, " shall live by faith." By faith, the humble and contrite soul, enters heartily into the same views of God's law and...
Title:A Compendium of the Systems of Divine TruthFormat:PaperbackDimensions:106 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 inPublished:July 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021742483X

ISBN - 13:9780217424837