(February 26, 2015)
There is a very important principle hidden in this chapter, and it is a principle that is not just limited to this portion of the scriptures but is found throughout (particularly mentioned in
Ultimately, the Lord will give us what
we want. The trouble is, what we want
generally speaking leads to our damnation because we are a lost and fallen
That is why our concern with justification is misguided at times. Being justified by the Lord is an important and necessary first step, but it is ultimately just the first step. Being justified will not be sufficient to get us where we need to get to in order to partake of Exaltation. As long as we want wickedness, in any form or fashion, we are unfit for eternity because we will ultimately get what we want.