Signs of the Times

Rev. John L. Kent, M.A., in an article in The Expository Times Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

[See Matt. 5:3–11]. Why did he [Jesus] begin his every sentence with the word "blessed" unless he was emphasizing the life of joy to which he was calling them? "Blessed. ... Blessed. ... Blessed." This is Christ's [Jesus'] prescription for the life of secure gladness. Here is the basis for a settled and unshakable felicity. To men who were solemnly straining to conform to the exacting demands of the Mosaic law, he was offering the life with the joy that nothing could take away.

NEXT IN THIS ISSUE
Article
Announcements
October 4, 1952
Contents

We'd love to hear from you!

Easily submit your testimonies, articles, and poems online.

Submit