“The law of his God is in his heart.” Take this expression as referring to the whole of Scripture, and I may truly say that it is the best thing.
My brethren, what can be better for informing the understanding than the Word of God? Would you know God? Would you know yourself? Then search this Book. Would you know time, and how to spend it? Would you know eternity, and how to be prepared for it? Then, search ye this Book. Would you know the evil of sin, and how to be delivered from it? Would you know the plan of salvation, and how you can have a share in it? This is the Book which will instruct you in all these matters.
There is nothing which a man needs to know for the affairs of his soul, between here and heaven, of which this Book will not tell him.
Blessed are they that read it both day and night; and especially blessed are they who read it with their eyes opened and illuminated by the Divine Spirit.
If you want to be wise unto salvation, select the Word of God, and especially the Spirit of God, as your Teacher. There is nothing else that is equal to the Bible for inflaming, sanctifying, and turning in the right direction, all the passions of the soul.
And if you want something more than enlightenment for the understanding, and fulness of love to satisfy the heart, — if you need practical directions for your every-day life, — this Book will supply you with them.
In every part of the sea of life in which a man may be, if this be his chart, he will not miss his way, or suffer spiritual shipwreck…to read more, click HERE
HT: Jesaja 66:2