Samuel Bagster's Famous Daily Devotions for Morning and Evening, July 28.

July 28


Walk in love. Eph. 5:2

A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another. John 13:34

Above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins. I Pet. 4:8

Love covereth all sins. Prov. 10:12

When ye stand praying, forgive, if ye have ought against any: that your Father also which is in heaven may forgive you your trespasses. Mark 11:25

Love ye your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again. Luke 6:35

Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, and let not thine heart be glad when he stumbleth. Prov. 24:17

Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing. I Pet. 3:9

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men. Rom. 12:18

Be ye kind one to another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you. Eph. 4:32

My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth. I John 3:18


Let your requests be made known unto God. Phil. 4:6

Abba, Father, all things are possible unto thee; take away this cup from me: nevertheless not what I will, but what thou wilt. Mark 14:36

There was given to me a thorn in the flesh. For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me. And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities. II Cor. 12:7-9

I poured out my complaint before him; I shewed before him my trouble. Psa. 142:2

Hannah ... was in bitterness of soul, and prayed unto the Lord and wept sore. And she vowed a vow and said, O Lord of hosts, if thou wilt indeed look on the affliction of thine handmaid, and ... wilt give unto thine handmaid a man child, then I will give him unto the Lord all the days of his life. The LORD remembered her. I Sam. 1:9-11, 20

We know not what we should pray for as we ought. Rom. 8:26

He shall choose our inheritance for us. Psa. 47:4

July 28