The Whole Armor of God

The Whole Armor of God

The whole armor of God: Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against …

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Truth

Truth Girded with Truth

Truth to be told from the pure word of God. Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him. Proverbs 30:5 The Lord Jesus Christ said, “And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” John 8:32 Wonderful Bible scripture verses about …

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Truth Sincerity of Mind Compared to Girdle

Girded with Truth Sincerity

Truth, which means 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.

Now, a girdle was, in ancient times, one of the most important parts of military armor. Our attention is thus directed to the fountain of sincerity; for the purity of the gospel ought to remove from our minds all guile, and from our hearts all hypocrisy.