Apples of Gold - January 8 |

TBC Staff

Even the Old Testament sacrificial system prefigured salvation by faith alone. Speaking of the priestly garments, Ezekiel wrote that 'they shall have linen bonnets upon their heads...linen breeches upon their loins; they shall not gird themselves with any thing that causeth sweat" (Ezekiel:44:18). Man was to "earn" his living by "the sweat of thy face..." (Genesis:3:19). But nothing that involves "work" will "earn" you salvation —TBC

"But to him that worketh not, but believeth on him that justifieth the ungodly, his faith is counted for righteousness."  —Romans:4:5