And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth. John 17:19. The righteousness by which we are justified is imputed; the righteousness by which we are sanctified is imparted. The first is our
And not only so, but we also joy in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom we have now received the atonement. Romans 5:11. The infinite sufficiency of Christ is demonstrated by His bearing the sins of the whole
I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with mine eye. Psalm 32:8. Often the Christian life is beset with dangers, and duty seems hard to perform. The imagination pictures
Sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear. 1 Peter 3:15.
Who may abide the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appeareth? for he is like a refiner’s fire, and like fullers’ soap. Malachi 3:2. The people of Israel, because of their sinfulness, were forbidden