“Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth, having put on the breastplate of righteousness, and having shod your feet with the preparation of the gospel of peace; above all, taking the shield of faith with which you will be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked one. 1,956 more words
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“Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth, having put on the breastplate of righteousness,” (Ephesians 6:14)
What is the breastplate of righteousness?
According to Merriam-Webster, a breastplate is a piece of metal that covers a person’s chest and was part of the protective clothing that soldiers wore in the past. 1,420 more words
“Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth,” (Ephesians 6:14a)
What is the Belt of Truth?
The word girded comes from the word gird, meaning “to encircle or bind with a flexible band (as a belt); to make fast (as a sword by a belt or clothing with a cord)” ( 1,415 more words
This post is the preface to my series about the full armor of God.
Resisting the devil is a constant, 24/7, never-ending spiritual fight. We have to protect ourselves against the many different strategies the devil uses because he’s constantly seeking to tear us away from God. 1,055 more words