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 […]
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.