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2016-09-10
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"Evening wolves."

Morning and Evening Habakkuk 1:8 While preparing the present volume, this particular expression recurred to me so frequently, that in order to be rid of its constant importunity I determined t...
2016-09-05
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"Hast thou entered into the springs of the sea?"

Morning and Evening Job 38:16 Some things in nature must remain a mystery to the most intelligent and enterprising investigators. Human knowledge has bounds beyond which it cannot pass. Univer...
2016-09-04
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"Just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin, shall ye have."

Morning and Evening Leviticus 19:36 Weights, and scales, and measures were to be all according to the standard of justice. Surely no Christian man will need to be reminded of this in his busin...
2016-09-03
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"The Lord trieth the righteous."

Morning and Evening Psalm 11:5 All events are under the control of Providence; consequently all the trials of our outward life are traceable at once to the great First Cause. Out of the golden...
2016-09-02
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"Except ye see signs and wonders, ye will not believe."

Morning and Evening John 4:48 A craving after marvels was a symptom of the sickly state of men's minds in our Lord's day; they refused solid nourishment, and pined after mere wonder. The gospe...
2016-09-01
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"Trust in Him at all times."

Morning and Evening Psalm 62:8 Faith is as much the rule of temporal as of spiritual life; we ought to have faith in God for our earthly affairs as well as for our heavenly business. It is onl...
2016-08-31
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"If we walk in the light, as He is in the light."

Morning and Evening 1 John 1:7 As He is in the light! Can we ever attain to this? Shall we ever be able to walk as clearly in the light as He is whom we call "Our Father," of whom it is writte...
2016-08-30
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"Heal me, O Lord, and I shall be healed." — Jeremiah 17:14 "I have seen His ways, and will heal him."

Morning and Evening Isaiah 57:18 It is the sole prerogative of God to remove spiritual disease. Natural disease may be instrumentally healed by men, but even then the honour is to be given to ...
2016-08-29
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"All the days of his separation shall he eat nothing that is made of the vine tree, from the kernels even to the husk."

Morning and Evening Numbers 6:4 Nazarites had taken, among other vows, one which debarred them from the use of wine. In order that they might not violate the obligation, they were forbidden to...
2016-08-28
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"Sing, O barren."

Morning and Evening Isaiah 54:1 Though we have brought forth some fruit unto Christ, and have a joyful hope that we are "plants of His own right hand planting," yet there are times when we fee...