Lectures on the Apostles of Our Lord

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byAlexander Macleod Symington

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1861 edition. Excerpt: ... thou not known me? He that hath seen me, hath seen the Father, and how sayest thou then, Show us the Father? Believest thou not that I am in the Father, and the Father in me? the words that I speak unto you, I speak not of myself: but the Father that dwelleth in me, He doeth the works." Language could not be plainer--all that you see in Me, all that you hear from My lips, is the Father. When I said to thee long ago, "Follow me," it was the Father's grace finding thee, it was the Father's power constraining thee; when I fed the five thousand it was the Father's long suffering mercy supplying the K daily want of His rebellious creatures; when I said to the sick of the palsy, "Son, thy sins are forgiven thee," it was the Father's pardoning love; when I gave you but a little ago bread to eat and wine to drink saying, "This is my body broken, this is my blood shed for you," I was showing you plainly of the Father, His justice demanding atoning blood, His mercy providing that blood in Me. Look within and look to Me; for thou hast felt the Father if thou hast not seen Him: "I that speak unto thee am He." Are any of us dark, brethren? Are any craving, like Philip, after knowledge of God the Father? Let us learn that what we need is not a carnal vision of His glory, but peace with Him: let us look stedfastly at Jesus--His cross, His empty tomb, the glorious throne from which He sends His spirit to tell us of His compassion, of the fulness of His present grace. "For all thy rankling doubts so sore Love thou thy Saviour still, Him for thy Lord and God adore, And ever do His will. Though vexing thoughts may seem to last, Let not thy soul be quite o'ercast:--Soon will He show thee all His wounds, and...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1861 edition. Excerpt: ... thou not known me? He that hath seen me, hath seen the Father, and how sayest thou then, Show us the Father? B...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:92 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.19 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217964087

ISBN - 13:9780217964081

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