Perfect Faith is Nowhere to be Found

“A perfect faith is nowhere to be found, so it follows that all of us are partly unbelievers.” … [Continue reading]

Increasing in the Way of the Lord

“Let us not cease to do the utmost, that we may incessantly go forward in the way of the Lord; and let us not despair of the smallness of our accomplishments.” … [Continue reading]

The Pastor Ought to have Two Voices

“The pastor ought to have two voices: one, for gathering the sheep; and another, for warding off and driving away wolves and thieves. The Scripture supplies him with the means of doing both.” … [Continue reading]

The Gospel is Not a Doctrine of the Tongue

“The gospel is not a doctrine of the tongue, but of life. It cannot be grasped by reason and memory only, but it is fully understood when it possesses the whole soul and penetrates to the inner recesses of the heart.” … [Continue reading]

Men Without the Fear of God

“Without the fear of God, men do not even observe justice and charity among themselves.” … [Continue reading]

Is it Faith to Understand Nothing?

“Is it faith to understand nothing, and merely submit your convictions implicitly to the Church?" … [Continue reading]