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Overcoming Sin And Temptation – John Owen

yes the most needed pdf to explore and read in light of the dark sin filled entertained generation is Overcoming Sin and Temptation by John Owen. Enjoy

Life is promised

The life promised (in Romans 8:13 ‘you will live’) is eternal life. This is the very opposite of the penalty: ‘if you live after the flesh, you shall die’. However, the word [life] may not only mean eternal life in heaven, but also the spiritual life in Christ which we have here, the Joy, and […]

The Essential Owen

The links below are PDF copies of the William H. Goold edition of The Works of John Owen originally published in 1850-1853 by Johnstone & Hunter. These volumes, are the same volumes that are being published and sold today by The Banner of Truth Trust. I encourage you to buy these books in the form […]

John Owen, The glory of Christ Chapter 5 quote

This is amazing!!!! “1. Labor that your minds may continually be prepared for such heavenly contemplations. If they are carnal and sensual, or filled with earthly things, a due sense of this love of Christ and its glory will not abide in them. Virtue and vice, in their highest degrees, are not more diametrically opposed […]

“If we settle for mere speculations and mental notions about Christ as doctrine, we shall find no transforming power or efficacy communicated to us thereby. But when, under the conduct of spiritual light, our affections do cleave unto Him with full purpose of heart, our minds fill up with thoughts and delight in Him—then virtue […]

John Owen: Glory of Christ Chapter 08

My present business is to exhort others to the contemplation of it, though it be but a very little of it that I can conceive; and less than that very little that I can express. Yet may it be my duty to excite not only myself, but others also, to due inquiries after it; to […]

John Owen: The Glory of Christ (Chapter 08)

“IT IS SAID of our Lord Jesus Christ that, beginning at Moses and all the prophets, he declared unto his disciples in all the Scriptures the things concerning himself” (Luke 24:27). It is therefore manifest that Moses, and the Prophets, and all the Scriptures, give testimony to Him and His glory. This is the line […]

The Glory of Christ Chapter 14

John Owen: “In our view of the glory of Christ by faith, we gather things, one by one, out of the Scripture; and comparing them in our minds they become the object of our present sight—our spiritual comprehension of the things themselves. We have no proposal of the glory of Christ to us by vision […]

Christian Duty Under the Hidings of God’s Face

PREACHED JANUARY 1, THE end of our meeting here this day is to bemoan, if God would help us, the withdrawing of God from among us, and to beg his returning unto us. It is not about any particular or any small occasion; but it is about the greatest concern of the glory of God […]