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O Safe to the Rock That Is Higher Than I

Believe God’s word and power more than you believe your own feelings and experiences. Your Rock is Christ, and it is not the Rock which ebbs and flows, but your sea.

Samuel Rutherford (1600-1661)


Everything to know about Bachelorette Ali

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SHE\u2019S a surprise choice for this year\u2019s season of The Bachelorette, her announcement leaving many viewers scratching their heads. 7,099 more words

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A Letter on Spiritual Things

My very dear brother,

I received yours.  I am still with the Lord.  His cross hath done that which I thought impossible once.  Christ keepeth tryst in the fire and water with His own, and cometh ere our breath go out, and ere our blood grow cold. 209 more words

Samuel Rutherford

Sort of being nice to Covenanters

I’ve picked on Covenanters a lot in the past.  They deserved it. Probably still do.  Some of them (whom I know personally) have a tendency to hyper-legalism (emphasis on hyper).  105 more words


Rutherford's Catechism - Prolegomena and Theology Proper

Samuel Rutherford (1600-1661) was an important Reformed theologian and pastor. Here’s an accessible biography. Known for his help on the Westminster Assembly’s shorter catechism, Rutherford also penned his own.

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GoT set photos tease major confrontation

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A Proper Thing to Seek

I seek no other thing but that my Lord may be honored by me. – Samuel Rutherford (1600-1661), from Letter 40.

Samuel Rutherford