Quote of the Week: Richard Sibbes

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Those that look to be happy must first look to be holy.
—Richard Sibbes

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English Puritan Richard Sibbes was a renowned biblical scholar, often quoted by Charles Spurgeon and John Wesley. An expert on the book of Hosea, Richard Sibbes wrote extensively about repentance and restoration.

If you’d like to hear more of what Sibbes had to say, Logos offers a collection of his works in seven volumes. You’ll find this quote and many others in 1,500 Quotations for Preachers, with Slides.

Visit Blog.Faithlife.com every Tuesday for an inspirational, thought-provoking quote from a Christian leader, historical figure, or scholar.

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