Now to God and our Father be glory for ever and ever. Amen.…
I. The DOXOLOGY.
1. We are to give glory to God as to our heavenly Father. We are not to regard Him as a tyrant, nor as a governor merely, but as a kind and loving Father.
2. We are to give Him the glory, that is, the honour and praise, of all His mercies to us.
II. BENEDICTION. Grace is the love of God as displayed in Christ, whereby we receive all those unmerited favours which are included in the gospel plan of salvation.
1. The beginning of religion is grace.
2. Its progress in the soul depends upon grace.
Parallel VersesKJV: Now unto God and our Father be glory for ever and ever. Amen.