Bought by the Blood

April 10, 2007

Spurgeon on the cross

Filed under: Charles Spurgeon,cross,Love of God — cubsfan1980 @ 10:06 am

We never should have known Christ’s love in all its heights and depths if he had not died; nor could we guess the Father’s deep affection if he had not given his Son to die. The common mercies we enjoy all sing of love, just as the sea-shell, when we put it to our ears, whispers of the deep sea whence it came; but if we desire to hear the ocean itself, we must not look at every-day blessings, but at the transactions of the crucifixion. He who would know love, let him retire to Calvary and see the Man of sorrows die. (Charles Spurgeon)

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