Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
to deliver us from our enemies, and from the power of all that hate us:
but now being set free from sin, and actually in the service of God, the present advantage you reap is holiness, and the future everlasting life.
for the spirit you have received is not servile to keep you still in fear; but it is the spirit of adoption, whereby we cry Abba, that is, father.
2 Timothy 1:7
for the spirit, which God has given us, is not a spirit of timidity, but of fortitude, of benevolence, and of moderation.
and deliver them who thro' fear of death were all their life-time in a state of slavery.
how much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the holy spirit offered himself a spotless victim to God, purify our souls from deadly sins, to serve the living God?
fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days: be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.
he has taken Israel his servant into his protection, in pursuance of the mercy,