Samuel Bagster's Famous Daily Devotions for Morning and Evening, August 1.

August 26


Thou shalt make a plate of pure gold, and grave upon it, like the engravings of a signet, HOLINESS TO THE LORD. Exo. 28:36

Holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord. Heb. 12:14

God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth. John 4:24

But we are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses are as filthy rags. Isa. 64:6

I will be sanctified in them that come nigh me, and before all the people I will be glorified. Lev. 10:3

This is the law of the house: Upon the top of the mountain the whole limit thereof round about shall be most holy. Ezek. 43:12

Holiness becometh thine house, O LORD, for ever. Psa. 93:5

For their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth. John 17:19

Seeing ... that we have a great high priest, that is passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us . . . come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need. Heb. 4:14, 16


My cup runneth over. Psa. 23:5

O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him. O fear the LORD, ye his saints: for there is no want to them that fear him. The young lions do lack, and suffer hunger: but they that seek the Lord shall not want any good thing. Psa. 34:8-10

His compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness. Lam. 3:22, 23

The LORD is the portion of mine inheritance and of my cup: thou maintainest my lot. The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage. Psa. 16:5, 6

Whether ... the world, or life, or death, or things present, or things to come; all are your's. I Cor. 3:22

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ. Eph. 1:3

I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. Phil. 4:11

Godliness with contentment is great gain. I Tim. 6:6

My God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus. Phil. 4:19

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