Wisdom of the Ages – Jerry Bridges

No one can attain any degree of holiness without God working in his life, but just as surely no one will attain it without effort on his own part

Wisdom of the Ages

“The pursuit of holiness is a joint venture between God and the Christian. No one can attain any degree of holiness without God working in his life, but just as surely no one will attain it without effort on his own part”
– Jerry Bridges

Wisdom of the Ages – J.C. Ryle

Holiness is the habit of being of one mind with God, according as we find His mind described in Scripture

Wisdom of the Ages

“Holiness is the habit of being of one mind with God, according as we find His mind described in Scripture. It is the habit of agreeing in God’s judgment, hating what He hates, loving what He loves, and measuring everything in this world by the standard of His Word”
– J.C. Ryle

Wisdom of the Ages – John Owen

“Let not that man think he makes any progress in holiness who walks not over the bellies of his lusts.”

Wisdom of the Ages

“Let not that man think he makes any progress in holiness who walks not over the bellies of his lusts.”
― John Owen

Wisdom of the Ages – Richard Baxter

Holiness is nothing else but the habitual and predominant devotion and dedication of soul, and body, and life, and all that we have to God

Wisdom of the Ages

“Holiness is nothing else but the habitual and predominant devotion and dedication of soul, and body, and life, and all that we have to God; and esteeming, and loving, and serving, and seeking Him, before all the pleasures and prosperity of the flesh”
– Richard Baxter

Wisdom of the Ages – Francis Asbury

Wisdom of the Ages

“My desire is to live more to God to-day than yesterday, and to be more holy this hour than the last”
– Francis Asbury