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John Owen on the Significance of Christ as Supreme Treasure, in the hour of Temptation

January 3, 2016

"Valuation of what is thus known belongs to the keeping of this word. It is to be kept as a treasure. 2 Tim. 1. 14, ---that excellent "depositum" (that is, the word of the gospel), ---"keep it," saith the apostle, "by the Holy Ghost," and, "Hold fast the faithful word," Tit. i. 9. It is a good treasure, a faithful word; hold it fast. It is a word that comprises the whole interest of Christ in the world. The value that as our chiefest treasure is to keep the word of Christ's patience. They that will have a regard from Christ in the time of temptation are not to be regardless of his concernments."

 

John Owen, "Of Temptation: The Nature and Power of It, Etc.;". The Works of John Owen, Volume VI.  The Banner of Truth Trust: Carlisle, PA.  (1668) 2000.  p.140.

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Jeremiah Burroughs on the Contentment Produced By Holding the Bible in High Regard and Clinging Tightly to It's Promises

August 29, 2015

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