Christ is the Messiah, the Anointed One, the Son of David
11 The LORD has sworn to David
A truth from which He will not turn back;
“Of the fruit of your body I will set upon your throne.”
· “The greater our care and concern for promoting the worship and glory of God, the greater is the stability and consolation of our faith.” (Amesius)
· The very moment a Christian doubts the omnipotence of God, he has begun to fall into a snare.
· The garments of the ancient priesthood were indeed beautiful, but they were worn by many a heartless hypocrite.
· There are no keener miseries than those brought upon men, when by their sins they forfeit the covenant blessings enjoyed by their ancestors.