2. A second Character and mark of a divine visitation, is joy, even a joy of a different kind and character from other joys; For this joy arises not … Continue Reading Marks of Divine Visitations Part 2
James 4:10 “Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you up.” I have been saved about 16 years now and I could never seem to get … Continue Reading Humble Yourself in the Sight of the Lord
It is necessary to show what these visitations are, to convince that they are, and so to undeceive those that think they are not. It is also necessary to free … Continue Reading The signs, and markers of the true and right visitations of the heavenly Bridegroom
From Jonathan Edwards “Religious Affections” Signs of NO certainty that religious affections are truly gracious. That Religious Affections are very great is NO Sign Great effects on the Body are NO Sign … Continue Reading True and False Signs of Religious Affections
As he was anointed with the oil of gladness above his fellows, so doth he give of his ointments to the Bride which is joined in communion and fellowship with … Continue Reading Benefits of visitations of Christ by His Spirit
The spouses estate in desertions though seemingly miserable, is indeed profitable. 4. Fourthly, these desertions are profitable to try the truth of our love. And the trials of our love … Continue Reading Part 5c “Spiritual Desertions”
The spouses estate in desertions though seemingly miserable, is indeed profitable. There is yet a third profit by spiritual desertions, and it is the preventing of pride, which usually arises … Continue Reading Part 5b “Spiritual Desertions”
The spouse of Christ is now willing to labor, and to suffer for her husband, yea contented that sometimes joys be intermitted for labors and sufferings, which hereafter shall be … Continue Reading Part 5a The spouse estate in desertions though seemingly miserable, is indeed profitable
A wise husband though loving is not always embracing: he does love ever, but does ever embrace: For there is a time to embrace, and a time to be far … Continue Reading Part 4 The heavenly marriage is happy not only in the pleasures, but in the labor of love.
Nabal being dead, David marries his wife: lusts name is Nabal, and folly is with him; and folly being dead, the Son of David, yea the Son of God, … Continue Reading Part 3 “The happiness of the soul in her second Marriage”
Part 2 There is a law in heaven, that the heavenly Bride may at one time have but one Husband. The first marriage on earth was a pattern of … Continue Reading The soul has but one husband
Francis Rous “Mystical Marriage..” Part 1 “The soul seeks a husband and finds him” I was first breathed forth from heaven, and I came from God in my creation; I … Continue Reading Mystical Marriage 1631 Francis Rous
There are 5 stages to the growth of a Christian, 6 if you consider the “infant” stage. 1 John 2:12-14 has the child, young man, strong young man and father. … Continue Reading More on the baby phase of Christians Growth
Beautify yourself for God/Christ and your husband! Proverbs 1:8-9 “Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. 9 They are a garland to grace your head and a chain … Continue Reading Adorning Jewels on your neck are like God’s commands written on the heart.
The “Baby” spiritually speaking. The Babe or the Courtship section of the Song of Songs. Learning Chapter 1:2-2:7 I say courtship because viewed as a story in “Song of Songs” … Continue Reading The Babe in Spiritual Growth
When did you feel like the woman in the picture? I’m interested in your story. How you meet and did or didn’t follow the principle in the Song of … Continue Reading Biblical Dating/Courting Experiences