The John Trapp Blog

Trapp will be most valuable to men of discernment (Spurgeon). I speak as to wise men; judge ye what I say. (1Cor. 10:15)


December 2019


Lot, feasting and drinking wine with his own daughters, fell into the sin of incest.


Esther 1:10 On the seventh day.

Here we have Luxuriosi convivii luctuosum exitum, a sad end of a luxurious feast.

Sin usually endeth tragically.

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The righteousness of my cause

Psalm 18 Ver. 20. The Lord rewarded me according to my righteousness

viz. The righteousness of my cause;

and my freedom from such crimes of disloyalty and ambition, wherewith mine enemies charged me, as if pricked on by my pride I sought the kingdom.

As also, according to mine honest desire and endeavour in all things else to keep a good conscience, void of offence toward God and men.

This, though God’s own work, and a debt most due to him, yet he is pleased graciously to reward.

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