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For as, by this taking of flesh, he joined man to God; so, by dying in the flesh, by sacrifice he cleansed, sanctified and delivered mankind; and by giving him his Holy Spirit, he made him like again in nature … Continue reading

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By inward testimony…

…as God alone is a fit witness of himself in his Word, so also the Word will not find acceptance in men’s hearts before it is sealed by the inward testimony of the Spirit. Calvin, Institutes, Quoted in TWIST, p. … Continue reading

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To us, miserable mortal men…

Let us therefore in all things believe the word of God delivered to us by the scriptures. Let us think that the Lord himself, which is the very living and eternal God, doth speak to us by the scriptures. Let … Continue reading

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Naturally speaking truth…

But God of himself, naturally speaketh truth; he is just, pure, immortal, eternal; therefore it followeth that the word of God also, which cometh out of the mouth of God, is true, just, without deceit and guile, without error or … Continue reading

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How the word of God is to be heard…

Let the word of God be heard with great reverence, which of right is due to God himself and godly things. Let it be heard very attentively; with continual prayers between and earnest requests. Let it be heard soberly to … Continue reading

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All the decrees…

All the decrees of Christian faith, with every way how to live rightly, well and holily, and finally, all true and heavenly wisdom, have always been fetched out of the testimonies or determinate judgments, of the word of God; neither … Continue reading

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