Thoughts on the Way Home

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Sibbes on Grieving the Spirit

Do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption. Ephesians 4:30 (emphasis mine)

What is it then to grieve such an Holy Spirit, before whom the heavens themselves are impure, and not only the devils tremble, but the angels cover their faces? Richard Sibbes, A Fountain Sealed, 413