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Commentary On Romans 5:1-5

Romans 5:1–5 (ESV) 1 Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. 3 Not only that, but we... Continue Reading →

Sin Subdued By Grace

  1 LORD, we confess our numerous faults, How great our guilt has been! Foolish and vain were all our thoughts, And all our lives were sin. 2 But, O my soul! forever praise, Forever love His name, Who turns thy feet from dangerous ways Of folly, sin, and shame. 3 ’Tis not by works of righteousness... Continue Reading →

Grace claims the Glory

1 NOT for the works which we have done, Or shall hereafter do, Hath God decreed on sinful worms Salvation to bestow. 2 The glory, Lord, from first to last, Is due to Thee alone: Aught to ourselves we dare not take, Or rob Thee of Thy crown. 3 Our glorious Surety undertook To satisfy for man, And... Continue Reading →

COVENANT OF WORKS

When Adam and Eve were created, they stood in a moral relationship with God, their Creator. They possessed a duty of obedience to Him without any inherent claim to reward or blessing for such obedience. In His love, mercy, and grace, however, God voluntarily entered into a covenant with His creatures by which He added... Continue Reading →

Regeneration: Part 1

Ye Must Be Born Again “Verily, verily I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the Kingdom of God.” JOHN 3:3 IF the Bible be false, as some proud men have dared to say, there is no occasion for keeping one day in the week holy, there is no use... Continue Reading →

Salvation by Grace in Christ

1 NOW to the power of God supreme Be everlasting honours given; He saves from hell (we bless His name), He calls our wand’ring feet to heaven. 2 Not for our duties or deserts, But of His own abounding grace, He works salvation in our hearts, And forms a people for His praise. 3 ’Twas His own purpose... Continue Reading →

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