Christ Himself – The Gospel Coalition Blog

From Christ Himself – The Gospel Coalition Blog:

“Our faith is a person; the gospel that we have to preach is a person; and go wherever we may, we have something solid and tangible to preach, for our gospel is a person. If you had asked the twelve Apostles in their day, ‘What do you believe in?’ they would not have stopped to go round about with a long sermon, but they would have pointed to their Master and they would have said, ‘We believe him.’ ‘But what are your doctrines?’ ‘There they stand incarnate.’ ‘But what is your practice?’ ‘There stands our practice. He is our example.’ ‘What then do you believe?’ Hear the glorious answer of the Apostle Paul, ‘We preach Christ crucified.’ Our creed, our body of divinity, our whole theology is summed up in the person of Christ Jesus.”

C. H. Spurgeon, “De Propaganda Fide,” in Lectures Delivered before the Young Men’s Christian Association in Exeter Hall 1858-1859, 159-160.”

"Jesus said "when you fast act in a certain way....and your Father who sees in ..."

Jesus Commands: Fast, but not to ..."
"I fully agree with Richard Worden Wilson, yes, Jesus never commanded his followers to follow ..."

Jesus Commands: Fast, but not to ..."
"Always enjoy your writings thank you linda"

Jesus Commands: Listen to My Voice
"Excellent article. "Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on ..."

Jesus Commands: Listen to My Voice

Browse Our Archives

Follow Us!


What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment