The fulness of the godhead dwelt in every blade of grass.
You know that we have a great variety of ways to gratify our own desires.
Then, certainly, to be a Christian is to love God above all, and our neighbour as ourselves.
To this light, then, would I recommend all, with mine own soul, - to this sure way of salvation.
I delight not in spreading any thing mysterious, for I consider it all lost time; but the things that all of us can see and know if we will.
What encouragement the apostle holds out to us. O my friends, that we might leave all our pretensions, and come to the truth in our own hearts.
People talk about revelation, and say it has ceased; but what ignorance it bespeaks, when man knows not the least thing on earth without revelation.
O that our hearts were enlarged in love to God, that we might turn inward, to the blessed comforter, that the blessed Jesus said the Father would send.
There was nothing then but the revelation of the spirit-of God that could make any of the Israelites understand and believe that he was their proper Messiah.
But if we continue in sin, and rebel and harden our hearts, we shall become so inured and fixed in it, that it will be natural, and we shall choose it from time to time.