A blog of quotes from Godly Dead Guys like Charles Spurgeon, JC Ryle, William Wilberforce, Jeremiah Burroughs, John Owen, Matthew Henry, Ichabod Spencer and many others - as long as they were Godly and are now dead.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
We Cannot Have Flowers Without Roots - J.C. Ryle
We cannot have flowers without roots, or fruit without trees. We cannot have the fruit of the Spirit without vital union with Christ, and a new creation within.
Taken from the book Expository Thoughts on the Gospels by J.C. Ryle 1856