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The Cry for Revival

The Cry for Revival Robert Murray M’Cheyne “Wilt thou not revive us again, that thy people may rejoice in thee?” Psalm 85:6. It is interesting to notice the time when this prayer was offered. It was a time of mercy. “Lord, thou hast been favorable unto thy land.” It was a time when God had […]

God in Christ Reconciling the World

God in Christ Reconciling the World Robert Murray M’Cheyne “To wit, that God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself, not imputing their trespasses unto them; and hath committed unto us the word of reconciliation.” I Corinthians 5:19 In these words we have an epitome, or short description, of the gospel ministry. 1. Observe […]

This Do In Remembrance of Me

This Do In Remembrance of Me Robert Murray M’Cheyne The Lord’s Supper is the sweetest of all ordinances: 1. Because of the time when it was instituted. “The Lord Jesus, the same night in which He was betrayed, took bread.” It was the darkest night that ever was in this world, and yet the brightest […]

Thanksgiving Obtains The Spirit

Thanksgiving Obtains The Spirit by Robert Murray M’Cheyne This sermon was preached at St. Peter’s on the first Sabbath after his M’Cheyne’s return from Palestine, November 24, 1839. It came even to pass, as the trumpeters and singers were as one, to make one sound to be heard in praising and thanking the Lord; and […]

The Vessels of Wrath Fitted to Destruction

The Vessels of Wrath Fitted to Destruction by Robert Murray M’Cheyne The following sermon preached on the afternoon of March 12, 1843, was the author’s last in St. Peter’s. “It was observed, both then and on other occasions,” says Andrew Bonar, “that he spoke with peculiar strength upon the sovereignty of God.” The following evening […]