February 3, 2019 by directorfsm
by John Owen – February 2nd, 2019
Chapter 4 “USEFULNESS OF MORTIFICATION” Continued
c. Our peace
As to our peace, as there is nothing that has any evidence of sincerity without mortification, so I know nothing that has such an evidence of sincerity in it as there is in mortification— which is no small foundation of our peace. Mortification is the soul’s vigorous opposition to self; in such opposition sincerity is most evident.