The Firm Foundation of Our Forgiveness
It is a profound gift of grace that God has not only promised us forgiveness, but that he has established the foundations of it right before our eyes.
The death of Jesus Christ is an eternal testimony before God that our sins have been sufficiently dealt with, which gives us confidence that we will receive mercy on the Day of Judgment and not wrath.
Jonathan Edwards ponders the alternative in Miscellanies #113:
Again, if there was no satisfaction for sin, nor any... Continue Reading