The Great Duty of Family Religion: Rev. George Whitefield

The Great Duty of Family Religion Joshua 24:15 “As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.” These words contain the holy resolution of pious Joshua, who having in a most moving, affectionate discourse recounted to the Israelites what great things God had done for them, in the verse immediately preceding the text, … More The Great Duty of Family Religion: Rev. George Whitefield

Abraham’s Offering Up His Son Isaac: Rev. George Whitefield

Abraham’s Offering Up His Son Isaac Genesis 22:12 “And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him, for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy Son, thine only Son from me.” FULL TEXT: Genesis 22:1-12   The great Apostle Paul, in … More Abraham’s Offering Up His Son Isaac: Rev. George Whitefield

Acts 12: New American Commentary

5. Persecution Again in Jerusalem (12:1–25) After the glimpse at the Antioch church, attention focused once more on Jerusalem in chap. 12. If the apostles had remained largely untouched by the persecution that followed Stephen’s death, the situation radically changed when Herod Agrippa assumed rule over Judea. The apostles then became the specific target of … More Acts 12: New American Commentary