Boston: Christ is Made Sanctification

1 COR. 1:30.—But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who is made unto us—sanctification. THE world in its greatest darkness was not insensible that man’s nature was corrupted, that they needed something wherewith they might please God, attain to happiness, and repair the wound which they understood their nature had got. And although thatContinue reading “Boston: Christ is Made Sanctification”

Boston: The Nature of the Sanctification of the Soul

II. More particularly, I will inquire into the nature of the sanctification of a soul. And let us consider, 1. The kinds of sanctification. 2. The Author of it. 3. The moving cause of it. 4. Wherein it consists. 5. The parts of it. 6. The subject of it. 7. The effect of it. 8.Continue reading “Boston: The Nature of the Sanctification of the Soul”

Boston: But Ye Are Sanctified

[This is the first of a series on sanctification by Thomas Boston.] 1 CORINTHIANS 6:11.—But ye are sanctified—by the Spirit of our God. IN this verse the apostle tells the believing Corinthians. 1. What some of them sometime were, such, viz. as those, ver. 9, 10. ‘fornicators, idolators, adulterers, effeminate, abusers of themselves with mankind,Continue reading “Boston: But Ye Are Sanctified”