Mini-review of The Intercession of Christ: Christ, A Complete Saviour by John Bunyan + Select Quotes

The Intercession of Christ: Christ, a Complete Saviour by John Bunyan

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


4.5 stars

Bunyan’s commentary on Christ’s intercession for His children explored a glorious facet of the Savior I had never thought about in-depth. However, truly understanding Christ as Advocate on your behalf will bring about a wealth of peace and comfort. Bunyan goes into great detail, speaking to believers and unbelievers and explaining why every person needs Christ to intercede for them. While some parts of this book were quite thick and difficult to understand, there are many gems in here that speak to Christ’s nature. One of my favorites was on Hebrews 7:25: “Wherefore he is able also to save them to the uttermost that come unto God by him, seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them.” Bunyan explains how Jesus is willing to save, and He is also more than able to save – save to the uttermost – all who come to Him! I would recommend this book to any Christian – for we all need to know the benefits of Jesus, our complete Savior.

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Mini-review of The Everlasting Righteousness by Horatius Bonar + Select Quotes

The Everlasting Righteousness by Horatius Bonar

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


This little book was jam-packed with glorious truth. Bonar’s writing is beautiful but clear at the same time. I loved the focus on Christ and Him alone. In fact, one of the chapters is entitled, “Not Faith, But Christ,” in which Bonar explores the truth that our faith, though the link to Christ, is not in the end what saves us. Christ saves us, no matter how weak or trembling our faith is, as long as it is placed in Him. He is our salvation, the strength of our faith is not.

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