Covenanter Quote Completed, On Covenant Obligation Below is the end portion of the quote that was truncated in the comment above.
"Now, had it not been for this covenant, the extirpation of the Gibeonites would not have been imputed to Israel as a thing criminal; for they were comprehended in Canaanitish nations, which God had commanded them to root out."
- William L. Roberts, The Reformed Presbyterian Catechism (1853), pp. 139-140, on the Puritan Hard Drive (http://ow.ly/fPY4o).
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"Another instance in which posterity is recognized in covenant obligation is found in Joshua 9:15. This covenant was made between the children of Israel and the Gibeonites. Between four and five hundred years after that time, the children of Israel are visited with a very severe famine, in the days of David. 2 Sam. 21:1. And it is expressly declared by the Lord that, 'It is for Saul, and for his bloody house, because he slew the Gibeonites.' And at the same time, v. 2, that very covenant is recognized, and the breach of it is stated, as being the formal reason of the divine displeasure. Now, had it not been for this covenant, the extirpation of the Gibeonites would not have been imputed to Israel as a thi
Beautiful, beautiful psalms! It lifts the heart to be reminded of the power of actually singing the Word of God - the psalms are greater than any other song written by man, and not only change your heart in worship but change the way you look at life during the week. Encouraging reminder of this gift of words and music that The Lord has given His people.
Excellent Sermon! - A watchman sounds the trumpet A solemn and and forthright biblical analysis of Proverbs 14v34 applied to current degenerate and apostate religious and moral state of the United Kingdom. Righteousness and Sin clearly brought under the unerring scrutiny of the Word of God with a challenging message to flee from the wrath to come and seek Christ. Truely recommended....