Life (Separate page)

      Quotations from the writings of Ellen G. White with . . .

          L  I  F  E           (  32  RELATED  PHRASES )                                  

                The  word  Life  appears  1xxx  times in the writings of Ellen G. White             See page on original site                             +      Jesus is the Life   (   )     +     Life in Himself  ( 26 )   >

                         +     The Life of Christ    ( 1,180  )      ►   Study the Life of Christ    ( 53 )
                                                                      ►    Receive the life of Christ  ( 5 )
                                                                          >   impartation of the life of Christ  (  )
                                                                      ►   Ordained unto the life of Christ   ( 9 )
                                                                      ►   unselfish life of Christ 
 ( 5 )
                                                                      ►   

                                     +     Life of . . .   (  )      ►    Life of self-denial  (   )

                         +      Life contradicts  ( 8 )    >    lives contradict  ( 8 )

                              Aim in Life    ( 27 )           ►    Highest aim in life   ( 6 )

                         +      Bread of life  ( 884 )   >   hunger for the bread of life  (  )

                         +     This Present Life  (  )

                             the Game of Life  ( 127 )   >

                         +     In this Life    ( 1,158 )     ►    If in this life   ( 9 )    >   in the life to come   ( 62 )

                             future life  ( 497 )    ►   In the future life  ( 148 )  >  happiness in the future life                                                                     >   preparation for the future life  ( 26 )
                         +     the Law of Life  ( 27 )    >    the great law of life  (  )

                             Perplexities of Life   ( 6 )     ►   perplexities of life's experiences  ( 3 )

                         +     Rule of life  (  )   see favorites below

                         +     Social Life      ( 62 )

                             the source of life   ( 29 )     >    the  only source of life  (  )

                             the Tree of Life  (  )

                         +     unselfish life   ( 43 )       >      unselfish life of Christ  ( 5 )

        Related Words:     Longevity   ( 14 )

 

                Eternal  Life    -  -  -     Everlasting  Life

                  +     Eternal life   (  )    ►   Obtain eternal life   ( under construction )

                            Inherit Eternal Life  (  )

"[Commenting on Matt. 5:48]  The conditions of eternal life, under grace, are just what they were in Eden, -- perfect righteousness, harmony with God, perfect conformity to the principles of His law. The standard of character presented in the Old Testament is the same that is presented in the New Testament.  This standard is not one to which we cannot attain.  In every command or injunction God gives there is a promise, the most positive, underlying the command.  God has made provision that we may become like unto Him, and He will accomplish this for all who do not interpose a perverse will and thus frustrate His grace" (MB 76).

 

            +     Everlasting Life  (  )   ►   obtain everlasting life  ( 8 )   
                                                 >    fail to obtain everlasting life  ( 2 )
                                                 >     receive everlasting life  ( 4 )
                       ►  life everlasting  (  )    >   receive life everlasting   ( 1 )

                  +     Inherit Everlasting Life  ( 20 )    +     Lose Everlasting Life  (  )

 

             +    Live  (  )       +      Live by Faith in Christ   ( 10 )



          My  personal  favorites
 

It should be our highest aim in life to get ready for heaven. Sanctification is not the work of a moment, but of a lifetime. The sinner must repent of his sin, and come to Jesus for pardon. The promise is, "If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness." "We know that He was manifested to take away our sins, and in Him is no sin." "Whosoever abideth in Him sinneth not." Many are deceived on this point. Their minds are confused, and they do not know what sin is. But they can know, by studying the word of God.  {5MR 255.2}

 

No unlikeness to Christ will be permitted in the holy city. The process of gaining perfection of character is to be carried on in this life, that we may be prepared for the future immortal life. It is God's purpose that His church on earth shall reach perfection. It is essential that His directions be strictly obeyed. The members are to help and strengthen one another. No self-exaltation or accusing or harshness are to be shown in our dealings with one another. We must purify our souls through love and obedience to the truth. We must act like saints toward one another. We must purify our souls through love and obedience to the truth. We must act like saints toward one another, preparing ourselves, drilling ourselves, to be without fault in character, without spot or wrinkle or any such thing. -- Letter 67, 1905, pp. 2-7.  (Written February 18, 1905, from St. Helena, California, to Brethren and Sisters.)   {15MR 171.2}

 

He held up before Felix and Drusilla the character of God -- His righteousness, justice, and equity, and the nature of His law. He clearly showed that it is man's duty to live a life of sobriety and temperance, keeping the passions under the control of reason, in conformity to God's law, and  preserving the physical and mental powers in a healthy condition. He declared that there would surely come a day of judgment when all would be rewarded according to the deeds done in the body, and when it would be plainly revealed that wealth, position, or titles are powerless to gain for man the favor of God or to deliver him from the results of sin. He showed that this life is man's time of preparation for the future life. Should he neglect present privileges and opportunities he would suffer an eternal loss; no new probation would be given him.  {AA 423.3}
 
Between the laws of men and the precepts of Jehovah will come the last great conflict of the controversy between truth and error. Upon this battle we are now entering — a battle not between rival churches contending for the supremacy, but between the religion of the Bible and the religions of fable and tradition. The agencies which have united against truth are now actively at work. God’s Holy Word, which has been handed down to us at so great a cost of suffering and bloodshed, is little valued. There are few who really accept it as the rule of life. Infidelity prevails to an alarming extent, not in the world only, but in the church. Many have come to deny doctrines which are the very pillars of the Christian faith. The great facts of creation as presented by the inspired writers, the fall of man, the atonement, the perpetuity of the law—these all are practically rejected by a large share of the professedly Christian world. Thousands who pride themselves on their knowledge regard it as an evidence of weakness to place implicit confidence in the Bible, and a proof of learning to cavil at the Scriptures and to spiritualize and explain away their most important truths. { PK 625.2}  Read entire chapter 51

 

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