But beyond infinite there is no degree; and His merit was infinite because both an infinite Majesty resided in His person, and because an infinite Majesty accepted His sacrifice for infinite. It is the first stone in the spiritual building, to which all the rest are added. Thank you for the way you love us. How to use life: — Two friends gathered each a rose; the one was continually smelling at it, touching its leaves, and handling it as if he could not hold it too fast; you do not wonder that it was soon withered. J. Muir, M. )The personal love and gift of ChristJohn Donne, D. D.All that Christ did and suffered He did for thee as thee; not only as man, but as that particular man, which bears such and such a name; and rather than any of those whom He loves should appear naked before His Father, and so discover the scars and deformities of their sins, Christ would be content to do and suffer as much as He hath done for any one particular man yet. And in a measure she came in the spirit of the gospel; for the gospel comes to make us hate sin by showing that another suffered and died for it.(C. Affiance. And the sun might add, I am the resurrection and the life; I raise the buried flowers and herbs from their graves, and cause them to live. (d)In His affixion, when all our powers are fastened to his royal commandments. Vince.The other night a friend of mine witnessed a drunken brawl. The worth lies in the object, as the ivy receives strength from the oak round which it winds. Faith now serves instead of sight and fruition (Hebrews 11:1).(T. The king having received a wound by a poisoned dagger, she put her mouth to the wound to suck out the poison, venturing her own life to preserve her husband's. Who can always be calm and wise and bold, have a commanding presence, and secure a fascinated silence, when he always works in weakness, when pain is ever crashing through the sensibilities, when the smallest frictional touch can sting the life to agony. Even so you and I must take our turn at the wheel. H. Spurgeon.When Paul and his companions were shipwrecked at Melita, the apostle set to work like other people to gather fuel for the fire. (John Donne, D. D.)Life in the fleshC. Faith is always the greatest bond of union. )The personal love and gift of ChristJohn Donne, D. D.All that Christ did and suffered He did for thee as thee; not only as man, but as that particular man, which bears such and such a name; and rather than any of those whom He loves should appear naked before His Father, and so discover the scars and deformities of their sins, Christ would be content to do and suffer as much as He hath done for any one particular man yet. The Christian shall never perish; never by annihilation, absorption, or eternal misery. I. But suppose he says: "But he left the money to you." He suffered so much from shattered nerves, that his first appearance among strangers was "in weakness, fear, and much trembling." Adams.I. H. Spurgeon.Luther's motto was, Vivit Christus, Christ liveth. )The immortality of life in ChristThomas Jones.The sun might say every morning in the spring, I am come that the earth may have life and have it more abundantly; I am come that the fields may grow, that the gardens and vineyards be more fruitful, that the beauty of the landscape may appear, that the dead may become alive, and the world be filled with joy. The other took his rose, enjoyed its perfume moderately, carried it in his hand for a while, then put it on the table in water, and hours after it was almost as fresh as when it was plucked from the bough. "Yes, he left it to you." The worth lies in the object, as the ivy receives strength from the oak round which it winds. But suppose he says: "But he left the money to you." Christ s crucifixion is re.acted in us. THE TREE OF LIFE AFFORDS THE ANTIDOTE TO SIN.1. I have not a farthing of mine own. Bible > Galatians > Chapter 2 > Verse 20 Library • Free Downloads • eBibles The righteousness of Christ, cancelling the obligations of the law, frees us from the first.2. As if he had said, "I live, I keep a noble house, am given to hospitality, but at another's cost, not at mine own. I have not a farthing of mine own. 7. Our justification.2. (Thomas Jones. union,, between Paul and John; the Pauline form of "He that hath the Son hath life."(W. )Christ's love is an individual loveMoody.The great trouble is that people take everything in general, and do not take it to themselves. )Christian enthusiasmC. The life of faith is glory begun. H. The other took his rose, enjoyed its perfume moderately, carried it in his hand for a while, then put it on the table in water, and hours after it was almost as fresh as when it was plucked from the bough. Every action must be influenced by religion, looking to the promises.2. The king having received a wound by a poisoned dagger, she put her mouth to the wound to suck out the poison, venturing her own life to preserve her husband's. Its EFFECTS, as —1. "(Dean Stanley. New energies spring up from the grave of the old life. Distinct graces have their distinct offices. Adams. Its EFFECTS, as —1. We have been crucified with Christ to the point where it's no longer we who live but Christ who lives in us. Adams. WHAT IS THIS FAITH? A victorious life (Bishop Hall. He shared the shame of the thieves, that Paul might share His glory. )Crucifixion with ChristPhillips Brooks, D. D.The phrase carries us back to the historical scene. 3. )An idyll of the Divine lifeA. Its EFFECTS, as —1. He suffered so much from his hands, that when his great heart was full, and he longed to dash off a missionary letter, he was unable to hold a pen. Purity. (Phillips Brooks, D. D.)The power of the CrossC. Its PERSONAL INTEREST.II. The king having received a wound by a poisoned dagger, she put her mouth to the wound to suck out the poison, venturing her own life to preserve her husband's. )Sharing Christ's CrossBishop Hall.We must have our part with Christ in every part of His Cross. The more a man forsakes any good thing of his own for Christ, the more Christ is engaged to give a man His good things. II. Sanctification.3. (Principal Fairbairn. )Strong in ChristThomas Jones.Plant the tenderest sapling in the ground, and all the elements of nature shall minister to its wants. Christian enthusiasm is POSSIBLE UNDER GREAT NATURAL DISADVANTAGES.II. Hamilton, A. M.)The faith of the Son of GodT. Spurgeon. (a)As in the first Adam all lived and then died, so in the second Adam all die and are made alive. Our justification.2. I don't know many verses that better describe what it means to be a Christian, what it means to be a follower of Christ. Our religion makes us neither more nor less than human, though it brings us into the family of God.(C. First we live by faith, and then by sight (2 Corinthians 5:7). Spurgeon. You remember the penitent thief, as their crosses were lifted side by side, he saw Christ entering into his wretchedness. But when the truth comes to me that eternal life is mine, and all the glories of heaven are mine, I begin to be interested.(Moody. Selfish aims and self-devised resources are gone, and in their place the grace of Christ is the inspiration, and the mind and will of Christ are the controlling influences of the new life. (3) This is a crucifixion with Christ. )The progressiveness of the life of ChristThomas Jones.Man was made to grow. (Principal Fairbairn. There was a man there who continued in the brawl, and his wife came out of the crowd and said: "I will go and fetch baby to him; that will bring him out if anything will." Adams.So called because —I. Now we are said to live by faith —1. )Life in ChristW. THE CHRISTIAN FEELS FREE to serve Christ enthusiastically BECAUSE CHRIST HAS BORNE THE PENALTY DUE TO SIN.VI. WHAT IS THIS FAITH? There Christ was crucified with two thieves. When I believed on Christ I was so united with Christ, so linked with Him, that I am now so much a part of Him that His crucifixion positionally becomes my crucifixion. (3)The desperate man with his own distrust: Judas's cross. CHRISTIAN EXISTENCE IS A DEATH AND YET A LIFE.II. "(Dean Stanley. 2. To stand still in the course of nature is to die. Every action must be influenced by religion, looking to the promises.2. "Yes, he left it to you." We must not think of keeping ourselves aloof from our fellow-men as though we should be degraded by mingling with them. To stand still in the course of nature is to die. )Strong in ChristThomas Jones.Plant the tenderest sapling in the ground, and all the elements of nature shall minister to its wants. (2)For us.3. He is the OBJECT of it.(T. 1. HOW, AND WHY, ARE WE SAID TO LIVE BY FAITH? From this life, as an inexhaustible fountain, the believer draws to the supply of his wants and fruitfulness in well doing.III. B. Pope, D. D.)As the mistletoe, having no root of its own, both grows and lives in the stock of the oak, so the apostle, having no root of his own, did live and grow in Christ. H. )LinksGalatians 2:20 NIVGalatians 2:20 NLTGalatians 2:20 ESVGalatians 2:20 NASBGalatians 2:20 KJVGalatians 2:20 Bible AppsGalatians 2:20 ParallelGalatians 2:20 Biblia ParalelaGalatians 2:20 Chinese BibleGalatians 2:20 French BibleGalatians 2:20 German BibleGalatians 2:20 CommentariesBible Hub. Temptations.III. Paul was crucified with Christ. Because all other graces are marshalled and ranked under the conduct of faith. 2. (Principal Fairbairn. From this life, as an inexhaustible fountain, the believer draws to the supply of his wants and fruitfulness in well doing.III. What a great verse. Then I pay attention; I say: "To me?" (d)In His affixion, when all our powers are fastened to his royal commandments. (Thomas Jones. The duties of charity, of public and private relations, as honouring God, in our generation and callings.(T. III. In like manner the man who is rooted in Christ, united to Him by faith and love, shall be energized and made strong for the work which he has to do. )Paul's fleshThomas Jones.It was hard for an enthusiast to live in flesh like Paul's. The ground of our highest glorying.II. So we are apt to think Christ died for sinners; He died for everybody, and for nobody in particular. THE SPIRITUAL PARADOX, or the mystery of the believer's inner life. We must not think of keeping ourselves aloof from our fellow-men as though we should be degraded by mingling with them. H. Spurgeon.When Paul and his companions were shipwrecked at Melita, the apostle set to work like other people to gather fuel for the fire. )Crucifixion with ChristPhillips Brooks, D. D.The phrase carries us back to the historical scene. (Thomas Jones. But beyond infinite there is no degree; and His merit was infinite because both an infinite Majesty resided in His person, and because an infinite Majesty accepted His sacrifice for infinite. I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The supplies of the present life.4. Every action must be influenced by religion, looking to the promises.2. Hamilton, A. M.)The life of faithT. Are we spiritual men, or sensuous? I am beholden to Christ. "Yes, he left it to you." Galatians 2:20 Galatians 2:20 KJV I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of … Will you forge a dagger with which to pierce this little one's heart?" lie entered into our pain that we might enter into His peace. )The immortality of life in ChristThomas Jones.The sun might say every morning in the spring, I am come that the earth may have life and have it more abundantly; I am come that the fields may grow, that the gardens and vineyards be more fruitful, that the beauty of the landscape may appear, that the dead may become alive, and the world be filled with joy. B. Pope, D. D.)As the mistletoe, having no root of its own, both grows and lives in the stock of the oak, so the apostle, having no root of his own, did live and grow in Christ. He shared the shame of the thieves, that Paul might share His glory. B.We read in English history of the rare affection of Eleanor, wife of EdwardI. )An idyll of the Divine lifeA. (5)The felon and justly: the cross of the two malefactors.2. St. Paul lives "in faith." "(Bishop Hall. )Lent and EasterBishop Hall.A Lent of mortification — "I am crucified with Christ." Faith renounces self and destroys the old life. Article Images Copyright ©, Pray the Word: Crucified with Christ (Galatians 2:20) - Forward with Back to the Bible - October 24, 2018, Top News Articles of 2020 Christians Should Know About. Stanford, D. D.I. CHRISTIAN EXISTENCE IS A DEATH AND YET A LIFE.II. (Phillips Brooks, D. D.)The power of the CrossC. (c)Every believer may comfort himself that having died with Christ he shall not die again. This enthusiasm must BE MAINTAINED BY CONTINUED FAITH IN CHRIST.III. He carrieth the pack for me, and gives out to me according to my necessities."(Surinnock. Jesus was crucified with us, that we might be crucified with Him. Because whatever is ascribed to faith, redounds to the honour of Christ. Christ lives in him. Because whatever is ascribed to faith, redounds to the honour of Christ. Its PERSONAL INTEREST.II. Faith does all, not from any intrinsic worth and force in itself; but all its power is in dependence upon Christ. The gift of himself for us reveals and confirms his love and brings it home to our hearts. )The immortality of life in ChristThomas Jones.The sun might say every morning in the spring, I am come that the earth may have life and have it more abundantly; I am come that the fields may grow, that the gardens and vineyards be more fruitful, that the beauty of the landscape may appear, that the dead may become alive, and the world be filled with joy. (Thomas Jones. Its OBJECT, the promises of the new covenant as —. Even so you and I must take our turn at the wheel. )The life of faithT. Consent.3. And thus shall we be crucified with Christ. What properly distinguishes the believer's life in the flesh and makes it what it is, is its being kept in perpetual fellowship with Christ.IV. Faith now serves instead of sight and fruition (Hebrews 11:1).(T. We are men, and whatever men may lawfully do we may do; wherever they may go we may go. This double truth was manifest at the time of Christ's suffering. Paul was crucified with Christ. In like manner the man who is rooted in Christ, united to Him by faith and love, shall be energized and made strong for the work which he has to do. We are said to live by faith, as we are said to be fed by the hand; it is the instrument.4. )Death and lifeT. 1. )Sharing Christ's CrossBishop Hall.We must have our part with Christ in every part of His Cross. "(Dean Stanley. I am beholden to Christ. (Bishop Hall. From this life, as an inexhaustible fountain, the believer draws to the supply of his wants and fruitfulness in well doing. Help us not to turn aside to ourselves today. Sin has a body (Romans 7:24; Colossians 3:5.). He suffered so much from shattered nerves, that his first appearance among strangers was "in weakness, fear, and much trembling." The life of faith is glory begun. We are men, and whatever men may lawfully do we may do; wherever they may go we may go. Every action must be influenced by religion, looking to the promises.2. Its OBJECT, the promises of the new covenant as —1. He has died, and yet he lives! union,, between Paul and John; the Pauline form of "He that hath the Son hath life."(W. It is always passing away. )Great loveR. Stanford, D. D.I. http://radical.net/articles/podcast_type/pray-the-wordÂ. The supplies of the present life.4. The righteousness of Christ, cancelling the obligations of the law, frees us from the first.2. )Crucifixion with ChristPhillips Brooks, D. D.The phrase carries us back to the historical scene. Every action must be influenced by religion, looking to the promises.2. I am beholden to Christ. Affiance. Jesus was crucified with us, that we might be crucified with Him. How to use life: — Two friends gathered each a rose; the one was continually smelling at it, touching its leaves, and handling it as if he could not hold it too fast; you do not wonder that it was soon withered. Hamilton, A. M.may be considered with respect to —I. I have not a farthing of mine own. This double truth was manifest at the time of Christ's suffering. The life of justification. Afflictions.2. )The life of faithT. Its guilt makes us liable to condemnation.2. Temptations.III. "(Dean Stanley. Vince. I am beholden to Christ. J. Muir, M. Life must be extended, not only to spiritual duties and acts of immediate worship, but to all the actions of our natural and temporal life. )Christian enthusiasmC. )LinksGalatians 2:20 NIVGalatians 2:20 NLTGalatians 2:20 ESVGalatians 2:20 NASBGalatians 2:20 KJVGalatians 2:20 Bible AppsGalatians 2:20 ParallelGalatians 2:20 Biblia ParalelaGalatians 2:20 Chinese BibleGalatians 2:20 French BibleGalatians 2:20 German BibleGalatians 2:20 CommentariesBible Hub, (a)As in the first Adam all lived and then died, so in the second Adam all die and are made alive. Distinct graces have their distinct offices. Hamilton, A. M.may be considered with respect to —I. Because all other graces are marshalled and ranked under the conduct of faith. And the sun might add, I am the resurrection and the life; I raise the buried flowers and herbs from their graves, and cause them to live. she was a philosopher, though she did not know it. You remember the penitent thief, as their crosses were lifted side by side, he saw Christ entering into his wretchedness. Now we are said to live by faith —1. Adams.I. J. Muir, M. A.I. He shared the shame of the thieves, that Paul might share His glory. Resting on Christ.II. Will you forge a dagger with which to pierce this little one's heart?" )Christ's love is an individual loveMoody.The great trouble is that people take everything in general, and do not take it to themselves. B. (Thomas Jones. Because faith removes obstructions, and opens the passages of grace, that it may run more freely. Hamilton, A. M.I. A true believer sleeps, eats, drinks, in faith. An Easter of resurrection — "I live, etc. Its punishment, which is death eternal.II. The life of justification. H. Spurgeon.When Paul and his companions were shipwrecked at Melita, the apostle set to work like other people to gather fuel for the fire. )Sharing Christ's CrossBishop Hall.We must have our part with Christ in every part of His Cross. OBSERVATIONS CONCERNING THIS LIFE.1. J. Muir, M. A.I. We never act nobly in anything, till we live the life of faith.3. He suffered so much from shattered nerves, that his first appearance among strangers was "in weakness, fear, and much trembling." Spurgeon. I have not a farthing of mine own. The life of faith is glory begun. Every action must be influenced by religion, looking to the promises.2. B. Pope, D. D.)As the mistletoe, having no root of its own, both grows and lives in the stock of the oak, so the apostle, having no root of his own, did live and grow in Christ. Because faith removes obstructions, and opens the passages of grace, that it may run more freely. But the love of Christ was greater than this.(R. Affiance. The life of justification. 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