Category Archives: Thomas Manton

It makes us hold up the head…

Thomas Manton on Matthew 6:13… And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. Then there is ‘ the helmet of salvation,’ which is hope : I Thes. v. 8. A well-grounded hope of salvation, … Continue reading

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Engageth the power of God…

Thomas Manton on Matthew 6:13… And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. But ‘above all, take the shield of faith.’ A shield covers the body, but that which gives defence to all is … Continue reading

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Armour of proof for our feet…

Thomas Manton on Matthew 6:13… And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. The next thing, the feet must be shod; we shall meet with rough ways in our passage to heaven, and what … Continue reading

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To obey God in all things…

Thomas Manton on Matthew 6:13… And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. And then there is ‘ the breastplate of righteousness, or that grace which puts us upon a holy conversation, suitable to … Continue reading

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Strength and courage to the soul…

Thomas Manton on Matthew 6:13… And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. We stand against the wiles of Satan, but we must not fight against him with his own weapons, and put off … Continue reading

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No armour for your back…

Thomas Manton on Matthew 6:13… And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. A Christian is set forth as armed from head to foot. There is for the head a helmet of salvation, which … Continue reading

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Not without leave…

Thomas Manton on Matthew 6:13… And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. Satan, he cannot tempt without leave from God. As a lion cannot stir out of his cage, until the keeper brings … Continue reading

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