“His arms outstretched” by John Calvin

“When the gospel is daily preached to us, Jesus Christ is offered in it to us, and He, for His part, calls us to Himself. To be short, He has His arms outstretched to embrace us. Let us understand that.”

–John Calvin, Sermons on the Epistle to the Ephesians (trans. Arthur Golding; Carlisle, PA: Banner of Truth, 1562/1973), 183. Calvin is preaching on Ephesians 2:11-13.

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Filed under Bible, Christian Theology, Ephesians, Jesus Christ, John Calvin, Preaching, Puritanical, Quotable Quotes, The Gospel, Union with Christ

One response to ““His arms outstretched” by John Calvin

  1. Deborah Siler

    There are 10,000 charms

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