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An Admirable Conjunction

Jonathan Edwards labored in his preaching to put the glory of Christ on display in the gospel. One of his most beautiful examples of this is his sermon, “The Excellency of Christ,” based on Revelation 5:5-6 where Christ is described as the conquering “Lion of the tribe of Judah” (v. 5) and the “Lamb standing […]

Safety, Fullness, and Sweet Refreshment in Christ

“This excellency of Jesus Christ is the suitable food of the rational soul. The soul that comes to Christ, feeds upon this, and lives upon it; it is that bread which came down from heaven, of which he that eats shall not die; it is angels’ food, it is that wine and milk that is […]

Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones on Jonathan Edwards

“Let us now look at him for a moment as a preacher, for he was preeminently a preacher. This is what he wanted to be, and this is what he continued to be until that very short time at Princeton. Had he had his way I believe he would have continued always as a preacher, […]

Charity Disposes Us Meekly To Bear The Injuries Received From Others

From Charity and It’s Fruits Sermon 4 1 Corinthians 13:4 4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. Charity suffereth long, and is kind. THE apostle, in the previous verses, as we have seen, sets forth how great and essential a thing charity, or […]