Essex Congregational Remembrancer
Who is this that comes from Edom, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this that is glorious in his apparel…
I. SHOW THAT THIS IS A PREDICTION OF THE LORD JESUS CHRIST.
II. CONSIDER THAT ATTRIBUTE OF THE LORD JESUS TO WHICH THE TEXT REFERS. "Mighty to save."
III. DRAW SOME PRACTICAL INFERENCES. If Christ is mighty to save —
1. Ministers have the best motives to preach the Gospel with unlimited freedom, energy and zeal.
2. Abundant encouragement is provided even for those who are ready to sink in despair.
3. Whatever disastrous events may come, the Church is secure.
4. If you have experienced His might and His mercy, let it be your uniform aim to show forth His praise both by your lips and by your life.
(Essex Congregational Remembrancer.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Who is this that cometh from Edom, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this that is glorious in his apparel, travelling in the greatness of his strength? I that speak in righteousness, mighty to save.
WEB: Who is this who comes from Edom, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this who is glorious in his clothing, marching in the greatness of his strength? "It is I who speak in righteousness, mighty to save."