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WHAT IS MEANT BY FOLLOWING JESUS?
Following Jesus resembles coming to Jesus, just as a long journey resembles the first stage of it. The two are similar, for every act of following is a fresh coming. They also coexist, for all who truly come, follow. Yet ... read more
By Newman Hall, Brooklyn, New York, November 3, 1867
They brought Jesus to the place called Golgotha (which means The Place of the Skull). Mark 15:22
Jesus to Golgotha? The perfectly pure OneHe who was holy, harmless, undefiled, separate from sinne ... read more
By Newman Hall, at Surrey Chapel, England, on his return from America in 1867.
"Then are they glad because they are quiet; so He brings them unto their desired haven." Psalm 107:30
A short time ago I was spending Sunday in the midst of the Atlanti ... read more
The Best Friend
Some brothers are not friends. But the brotherhood of Jesus is one that possesses all the qualities of truest Friendship. The man Christ Jesus, the Elder Brother, illustrates the word"There is a Friend that sticks closer than a brother."
Of all the ... read more
The Choice of Moses
By Newman Hall. Preached to the students of Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, on Sunday, October 20, 1867.
I am thankful for the opportunity thus kindly granted to me of addressing the members of a university so celebrated, and possessing such i ... read more
The Christian Ministry
By Newman Hall, addressed to the theological students at Andover, Yale, Princeton, and the Union Seminary, 1867.
Dear Brethren. You are looking forward to the most responsible, yet most honorable and delightful of all occupations. Having myself been en ... read more
The Shadow of the Almighty
Newman Hall, November 27, 1867
"He that dwells in the secret place of the Most High, shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty."Psalm 91:1.
The desert is dreary. The way is long. Heavily burdened, a weary traveler slowly drags onward his wound ... read more
"The Voice of Jesus in the Storm"
(Matthew 14:22-33; Mark 6:45-50; John 6:15-21)
Is it stormy weather with you? Do cares, disappointments, bereavements, as a heavy cloud, deluge you with sorrow? Do spiritual troubles assail you as a hurricane, and drive here and there your harassed sou ... read more