For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men,…
I. AN IMPORTANT CHARACTER.
1. His Divine character — "the great God." "Great" in majesty, wisdom, knowledge, power, love. Crowned with all perfections peculiar to Deity.
2. His relative character — "our Saviour."
3. In this combined and glorious character He will make His second appearance.
II. AN IMPORTANT EVENT.
3. A contrast to His first appearance in humiliation.
III. AN IMPORTANT EXERCISE. "Looking for," etc.
Parallel VersesKJV: For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men,