Joseph Alleine Famous Quotes & Sayings

29 Joseph Alleine Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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While we keep aloof in general statements, there is little fruit to be expected; it is the hand-fight that does execution.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: While we keep aloof in general statements, there is little fruit to be expected; it
There is no surer evidence of an unconverted state than to have the things of the world uppermost in our aim, love, and estimation.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: There is no surer evidence of an unconverted state than to have the things of
Let me see you, O Light of my eyes. Come, O Joy of my spirit; let me behold you, O Gladness of my heart. Let me love you, O Life of my soul. Appear unto me, O my great delight, my sweet comfort, O my God, my life, and the whole glory of my soul. Let me find you, O Desire of my heart; let me hold you, O Love of my soul. Let me embrace you, O Heavenly Bridegroom. Let me possess you.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Let me see you, O Light of my eyes. Come, O Joy of my spirit;
None are drawn to Christ by their calling, nor come to him by believing, but only his sheep, those whom the Father has given him,. Effectual calling runs parallel with eternal election.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: None are drawn to Christ by their calling, nor come to him by believing, but
For a soul to come to Jesus, is the grandest event in its history.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: For a soul to come to Jesus, is the grandest event in its history.
Converting grace puts God on the throne, and the world at His footstool; Christ in the heart, and the world under Hisfeet.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Converting grace puts God on the throne, and the world at His footstool; Christ in
Two sorts of peace are more to be dreaded than all the troubles in the world - peace with sin, and peace in sin.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Two sorts of peace are more to be dreaded than all the troubles in the
The unsound convert takes Christ by halves. He is all for the salvation of Christ, but is not for sanctification. He is for the privileges, but does not appropriate the person of Christ.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: The unsound convert takes Christ by halves. He is all for the salvation of Christ,
Conversion is not a repairing of the old building, but it takes all down and erects a new structure. It is not the sewing on a patch of holiness; but, with the true convert, holiness is woven into all his powers, principles and practice.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Conversion is not a repairing of the old building, but it takes all down and
In every sound convert the judgment is brought to approve of the laws and ways of Christ, and subscribe to them as most righteous and reasonable; the desire of the heart is to know the whole mind of Christ; the free and resolved choice of the heart is determined for the ways of Christ, before all the pleasures of sin, and prosperities of the world; it is the daily care of his life to walk with God.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: In every sound convert the judgment is brought to approve of the laws and ways
Satan turned Eve's eye to the apple, Achan's eye to the wedge of gold, Ahab's eye to Naboth's vineyard, and then what work did he make with them!Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Satan turned Eve's eye to the apple, Achan's eye to the wedge of gold, Ahab's
The right procedure: You begin at the wrong end if you first dispute about your election. Prove your conversion, and then never doubt your election. If you cannot yet prove it, set upon a present and thorough turning. Whatever purposes be, which are secret, I am sure His promises are plain. How desperately do rebels argue! "If I am elected I shall be saved, do what I will. If not, I shall be damned, do what I can." Perverse sinner, will you begin where you should end?Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: The right procedure: You begin at the wrong end if you first dispute about your
Though sin may be in the Christian, yet it hath no more dominion over him; he hath an unfeigned respect to all God's commandments, making conscience even of little sins and little duties.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Though sin may be in the Christian, yet it hath no more dominion over him;
Do not stand still disputing about your election, but set to repenting and believing. Cry to God for converting grace. Revealed things belong to you; in these busy yourself ... Whatever God's purposes may be, I am sure His promises are true. Whatever the decrees of heaven may be, I am sure if I repent and believe I shall be saved.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Do not stand still disputing about your election, but set to repenting and believing. Cry
O miserable man, what a deformed monster has sin made you! God made you "little lower than the angels"; sin has made you little better than the devilsJoseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: O miserable man, what a deformed monster has sin made you! God made you "little
Come from your knees to the sermon, and come from the sermon to your kneesJoseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Come from your knees to the sermon, and come from the sermon to your knees
A man may as certainly miscarry by his seeming righteousness and supposed graces, as by gross sins; and that is, when a man doth trust in these as his righteousness before God, for the satisfying His justice, appeasing His wrath, procuring His favor, and obtaining his own pardon.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: A man may as certainly miscarry by his seeming righteousness and supposed graces, as by
It is one thing to have sin alarmed only by convictions, and another to have it crucified by converting grace. Many, because they have been troubled in conscience for their sins, think well of their case, miserably mistaking conviction for conversion.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: It is one thing to have sin alarmed only by convictions, and another to have
A man may as well hew marble without tools, or paint without colors or instruments, or build without materials, as perform any acceptable service without the graces of the Spirit, which are both the materials and instruments in the work.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: A man may as well hew marble without tools, or paint without colors or instruments,
Whatever ... you pretend ... if any of you be a prayerless person, or a scoffer, or a lover of evil company (Proverbs 13:20), in a word, if you are not a holy, strict, and self-denying Christian, you cannot be saved. (Hebrews 12:14; Matthew 15:14).Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Whatever ... you pretend ... if any of you be a prayerless person, or a
Conversion turns the bias of the WILL both as to means and end. The intentions of the will are altered. Now the man has new ends and designs. He now intends God above all, and desires and designs nothing in all the world, so much as that Christ may be magnified in him. He counts himself more happy in this than in all that the earth could yield, that he may be serviceable to Christ, and bring Him glory. This is the mark he aims at, that the name of Jesus may be great in the world.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Conversion turns the bias of the WILL both as to means and end. The intentions
There is no remedy, but you must either turn or burn.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: There is no remedy, but you must either turn or burn.
Now the soul says, 'Lord, where shall I go? You have the words of eternal life.' [John 6: 68] Here he centers, here he settles. It is the entrance of heaven to him; he sees his interest in God.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Now the soul says, 'Lord, where shall I go? You have the words of eternal
If thy hope be any thing worth, it will purify thee from thy sins.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: If thy hope be any thing worth, it will purify thee from thy sins.
Christ does not control his subjects by force, but is King of a willing people. They are, through His grace, freely devoted to His service.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Christ does not control his subjects by force, but is King of a willing people.
Conversion is a work above man's power ... Never think you can convert yourself. If ever you would be savingly converted, you must despair of doing it in your own strength. It is a resurrection from the dead, a new creation, a work of absolute omnipotence ... This is a supernatural work.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Conversion is a work above man's power ... Never think you can convert yourself. If
The Lord Jesus Christ would have the whole world to know, that though He pardons sin, He will not protect it.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: The Lord Jesus Christ would have the whole world to know, that though He pardons
I will watch over My flock by night (Isaiah 27:3). Behold, I have appointed My ministers as your watchmen, as overseers who watch for your souls (Hebrews 13:17; Acts 20:28)Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: I will watch over My flock by night (Isaiah 27:3). Behold, I have appointed My
Woe unto thee if after all thy profession thou shouldst be found under the power of ignorance, lost in formality, drowned in earthly-mindedness, envenomed with malice, exalted in an opinion of thine own righteousness, leavened with hypocrisy and carnal ends in God's service.Joseph Alleine Joseph Alleine Sayings By Joseph Alleine: Woe unto thee if after all thy profession thou shouldst be found under the power