Wisdom of the Ages

Wisdom of the Ages

John Owen

“We are taught in an especial manner to pray that God would give his Holy Spirit unto us, that through his aid and assistance we may live unto God in that holy obedience which he requires at our hands”
— John Owen

Wisdom of the Ages – John Owen

No man shall ever behold the glory of Christ by sight hereafter who does not in some measure behold it here by faith…

Wisdom of the Ages

“No man shall ever behold the glory of Christ by sight hereafter who does not in some measure behold it here by faith.”
― John Owen

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 – John Owen

Every unmortified sin will certainly do two things…

Wisdom of the Ages

“Every unmortified sin will certainly do two things:— [1.] It will weaken the soul, and deprive it of its vigour. [2.] It will darken the soul, and deprive it of its comfort and peace”
― John Owen,