The Fear of the LORD (having first appeared here at Justification by Grace on December 22, 2009) “Better is little with the fear of the…
When we see Christ for who He truly is, even if only by the perfection of His humanity, we can walk openly and honestly before God and men, without pretense. In the brilliance of His light, we see ourselves for what we truly are: vile and wretched, and apart from His grace, worthy of nothing short of eternal torment for every sin committed, every righteous deed omitted, and every thought that failed to give God glory.
The science of Jesus Christ is the most excellent of sciences. Let no one turn away from the Bible because it is not a book of learning and wisdom. It is. Would you know astronomy? It is here— it tells you of the Son of Righteousness and the Star of Bethlehem.
the most excellent study for expanding the soul, is the science of Christ, and him crucified, and the knowledge of the Godhead in the glorious Trinity.
“O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in Him.” —Psalms 34:8
“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the Holy is understanding” (Proverbs 9:10).