And when he had thus spoken, he went before, ascending up to Jerusalem.…
I. THE ESTIMATE FORMED OF OUR LORD BY THE CROWD. "King."
II. HIS CREDENTIALS. "In the name of the Lord." Divine commission attested.
1. By His words.
2. By His works.
III. THE BLESSINGS WHICH COME WITH THE KING. "Peace" and "glory."
IV. THESE BLESSINGS ACCOMPANY EVERY ADVENT OF "THE KING THAT COMETH IN THE NAME OF THE LORD."
1. It was so at His first coming.
2. It shall be so at His second coming. It is so when the King comes to reign in the sinner's heart.
(J. Treanor, B. A.)
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