Girded with Truth. Stand firm therefore, having girded your loins with truth, and having put on the breastplate of righteousness; Ephesians 6:14.
We are to gird ourselves in truth, establishing ourselves in that element, wrapping it round us; literally, “girded in truth.”
Truth Sincerity of Mind Compared to Girdle
Truth, sincerity of mind, is compared to a girdle; which girds on all the other pieces of our armour, so as to be girded about with truth.
Prove All Things By The Word Of God
Prove all by the Word of God; measure all by the measure of the Bible; compare all with the standard of the Bible; weigh all in the balances of the Bible; examine all by the light of the Bible; test all in the crucible of the Bible.