Boston: Statements On The Visible/Invisible Church

“An internal and saving adoption, which is peculiar to believers, or those effectually called and converted, which make up the invisible church and family of God on earth, enjoying spiritual privileges, beyond all others without or within the visible church. These are they that are chosen out from the unconverted world lying in wickedness, accordingContinue reading “Boston: Statements On The Visible/Invisible Church”

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”