How Sin Began
light to do His will, and in whose heart is His law. Never will evil again be manifest. Says the Word of God, “Affliction shall not rise up the sec- ond time” (Nahum 1:9). The law of God, which Sa- tan has reproached as the yoke of bondage, will be honored as the law of liberty. A tested and proved creation will never again be turned from alle- giance to Him whose character has been fully manifested before them as fathomless love and infinite wisdom.
—————————————————— Now we can understand, as never before, how important it is that we prove true to God, and to His holy law, which is the foundation of His government in heaven and on earth.
It is only through the enabling strength of Jesus Christ that we can obey the Ten Com- mandments. When we do so, we honor the Law- give , vindicate His holy name, and repudiate the false charges of Satan that God’s law can- not be kept.
“The Lord redeemeth the soul of His servants: and none of them that trust in Him shall be desolate.”
“Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles.”
“As many as received Him, to them gave He power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on His name.”