Thought for Today
Sin and the Knowledge of God
“Awake to righteousness, and sin not;
for some have not the knowledge of God:
I speak this to your shame”
1 Corinthians 15:34
Those who do not address sin in themselves know little of the righteousness of God. The knowledge of the righteousness of Christ is revealed in corresponding measure to our hatred of sin.
Our attitude toward sin is the revelation of our perception of Him and His Righteousness.
To love righteousness is to hate iniquity.
“Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated iniquity;
therefore God, even thy God,
hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness…”