Vol 30 Issue 14

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Exposition of John 10:27, 28

In our former essay on John 10 we have noticed that Jesus is indeed the good shepherd, who lays down His life for the sheep. He is not an hireling, whose own the sheep are not and who careth not for the sheep, but He is the Shepherd who has received these sheep from the hand of His Father in electing love and tender mercy; God gave Him these Sheep, in order that He might save them to the uttermost, and raise them up in the last day!

Part 3 – Of Thankfulness, Lord’s Day 41, Chapter 1: The Covenant of Marriage (cont.)

This is evidently the meaning in I Corinthians 7:2: “To avoid fornication let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.” The Hebrew word that is translated by “fornication” or “to fornicate” seems to denote chiefly “to play the whore or the harlot,” and it refers therefore usually to a female, whether married (in which case it is the same as adultery) or unmarried.

Mary . . . . Rabboni

“Jesus saith unto her, Mary. She turned herself, and saith unto him, Rabboni.” John 20:16