"...this is that which God requires of you who are sinners...[that you] Bless him with all your souls that...mercy...is laid as the foundation of all that you have to do with him. You are not utterly cast off because you are sinners."
-John Owen, "An Exposition of Psalm 130". The Works of John Owen, Volume VI. The Banner of Truth Trust: Carlisle, PA. (1668) 2000. p.470.