And encouraged to patience under persecutions for righteousness' sake, considering that Christ suffered patiently.
As the traveller, the racer, the warrior, and the labourer, gathered in their long and loose garments, that they might be ready in their business, so let Christians do by their minds and affections... View the entire commentary
The consideration of Christ's sufferings is urged for purity and holiness.
Holy confidence in God as a Father, and awful fear of him as a Judge, agree together; and to regard God always as a Judge, makes him dear to us as a Father... View the entire commentary
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