OUR FATHER WHICH ART IN HEAVEN. Thou art in Christ our Father, and the Father of all believers, whom thou hast predestinated to the adoption of children, and into whose hearts thou hast sent the Spirit of the Son, teaching them to cry, Abba, Father. Behold what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the children of God. Ephesians 1:5. Galatians 4:6. 1 John 3:1.
This is from ‘A Paraphrase on the Lord’s Prayer’ in Matthew Henry‘s world renowned prayer-book ‘A Method for Prayer’ 1710 edition. Professionally typeset with classic prayer-book …
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