Sketches of Four Hundred Sermons
Then said he to me, See you do it not: for I am your fellow servant, and of your brothers the prophets…
I. OBEDIENCE MUST BE SINCERE, FLOWING FROM A RENEWED HEART, SPRINKLED FROM AN EVIL CONSCIENCE.
1. This obedience proceeds from faith: this is the main principle of the Christian life.
2. This obedience to the commands of God, flows also from love to Him (1 John 5:3).
II. RIGHT OBEDIENCE TO THE COMMANDMENTS OF GOD IS IMPARTIAL AND WITHOUT RESERVE.
III. THE EVANGELICAL KEEPING THE COMMANDMENTS OF GOD, IS HABITUAL, CONSTANT, PERSEVERING.
IV. DOING THE COMMANDMENTS OF GOD ACCORDING TO THE COVENANT OF GRACE, IS DIRECTED TO HIS GLORY.
(Sketches of Four Hundred Sermons.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Then saith he unto me, See thou do it not: for I am thy fellowservant, and of thy brethren the prophets, and of them which keep the sayings of this book: worship God.