Satan hath a spite…

Thomas Manton on James 1:3…

…knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience.

“From that, your faith. The chief grace which is tried in persecution is faith; so in 1 Peter i. 7, ‘That the trial of your faith, being more precious,’ &c. Of all graces Satan hath a spite at faith, and of all graces God delighteth that the perfection of it should be discovered. Faith is tried, partly because it is the radical grace that keepeth in the life of a Christian…”

This entry was posted in James, Thomas Manton, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Satan hath a spite…

  1. Trisha says:

    Very encouraging. Thank you.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s