Monthly Archives: December 2010


Isaiah 8 ends with “…And they will be thrust into thick darkness” (v22).  This ends two chapters (7-8) which display the failures of the human king on David’s throne and the hardened hearts of the people.  They failed to turn … Continue reading

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Calvin on Man’s Denying God His Due

From Institutes, I.V.4 “They have within themselves a workshop graced with God’s unnumbered works…They ought, then, to break forth into praises of him but are actually puffed up and swollen with all the more pride… They see such exquisite workmanship … Continue reading

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Prayer for Faith

O, for a faith that will not shrink, Though pressed by every foe, That will not tremble on the brink Of any earthly woe! That will not murmur nor complain Beneath the chastening rod, But, in the hour of grief … Continue reading

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