Horatius Bonar Quotes

Horatius Bonar Quotes: Life is a journey, not a home; a road, not a city of habitation; and the enjoyments and blessings we have are but little inns on the roadside of life, where we may be refreshed for a moment, that we may with new strength press on to the end - to the rest that remaineth for the people of God.
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Horatius Bonar Quote: Faith is rest, not toil. It is the giving up all the former weary efforts to do or feel something good, in order to induce God to love and pardon; and the calm reception of the truth so long rejected, that God is not waiting for any such inducements, but loves and pardons of His own goodwill, and is showing that goodwill to any sinner who will come to Him on such a footing, casting away his own performances or goodnesses, and relying implicitly upon the free love of Him who so loved the world that He gave His only-begotten Son.
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Quotes about Horatius Bonar: It is not opinions that man needs: it is TRUTH. It is not theology; it is God. It is not religion: it is Christ. It is not literature and science; but the knowledge of the free love of God in the gift of His only-begotten Son.
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Quote about Horatius Bonar: A few more years shall roll,A few more seasons come;And we shall be with those that rest,Asleep within the tomb.A few more storms shall beatOn this wild rocky shore;And we shall be where tempests cease,And surges swell no more.A few more struggles here,A few more partings o'er,A few more toils, a few more tears,And we shall weep no more.Then, O my Lord, prepareMy soul for that blest day;Oh, wash me in Thy precious blood,And take my sins away.
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Horatius Bonar Sayings: The gospel is the proclamation of free love; the revelation of the boundless charity of God. Nothing less than this will suit our world; nothing else is so likely to touch the heart, to go down to the lowest depths of depraved humanity, as the assurance that the sinner has been loved -- loved by God, loved with a righteous love, loved with a free love that makes no bargain as to merit, or fitness, or goodness.
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Horatius Bonar Saying: How fast we learn in the day of sorrow! Scripture shines out in a new effulgence; every verse seems to contain a sunbeam, every promise stands out in illuminated splendor; things hard to be understood become in a moment plain.
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Sayings about Horatius Bonar: I heard the voice of Jesus say
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Saying about Horatius Bonar: Uncertainty as to our relationship with God is one of the most enfeebling and dispiriting of things. It makes a man heartless. It takes the pith out of him. He cannot fight; he cannot run. He is easily dismayed and gives way. He can do nothing for God. But when we know that we are of God, we are vigorous, brave, invincible. There is no more quickening truth than this of assurance.
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