Are we safe while living in sin? —
Obedience and Sanctification
“Sanctification” is the Bible plan for daily growing more fully like Jesus. The happy experi- ence is the work of a lifetime. Ever drawing closer to Christ, ever becoming more submissive to His will; this is what we want!
Obedience to God’s holy, moral law of Ten Commandments is the key to true Bible sanctifi- cation.
—————————————————— Erroneous theories of sanctification, also springing from neglect or rejection of the divine law, have a prominent place in the religious move- ments of the day. These theories are both false in doctrine and dangerous in practical results; and the fact that they are so generally finding favor renders it doubly essential that all have a clear understand- ing of what the Scriptures teach upon this point.
True sanctification is a Bible doctrine. The apostle Paul, in his letter to the Thessalonian church, declares, “This is the will of God, even your sanctification.” And he prays, “The very God of peace sanctify you wholly.” 1 Thessalonians 4:3; 5:23. The Bible clearly teaches what sanctification is and