Sanctification of the Sabbath

Thomas Boston (1676-1732) Excerpts from An Illustration of the Doctrines of the Christian Religion, with Respect to Faith and Practice, upon the Plan of the Assembly’s Shorter Catechism, Comprehending a Complete Body of Divinity, published posthumously in 1773. I come now to show you how the Sabbath is to be sanctified. The Catechism tells us, “It is to be sanctified by a … Read More

The Perpetuity of the Sabbath

Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) The Perpetuity of the Sabbath “Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I have given order to the churches of Galatia, even so do ye. Upon the first day of the week, let every one of you lay by him in store, as God hath prospered him, that there be no gatherings when I come.” I Corinthians … Read More