“Our Church Speaks” (Illustration series)

"Our Church Speaks" is a project that combines Ben's love for history, literature, and theology with his love for portraiture and illustration. See the latest entries below, or visit the project's Facebook page to view all of the entries in this series. 

Our Church Speaks
Our Church Speaks
“In giving us His Son, His only Word, He has in that one Word said everything.” - John of the Cross #ourchurchspeaks #johnofthecross #stjohnofthecross #goodfriday #crucifixion
Our Church Speaks
Our Church Speaks updated their cover photo.
"Men, for the most part, are not lost enough in their own feeling for a Saviour. A holy despair in ourselves is the ground of true hope." - Richard Sibbes
Our Church Speaks
Our Church Speaks
"There are two ways: one of life and one of death. You shall not murder a child by abortion or kill a newborn infant." - The Didache, the oldest known Christian catechism, written approximately AD 70 #didache #abortion #infanticide #humanrights #humandignity #imageofGod #earlychurch #ourchurchspeaks
Our Church Speaks
Our Church Speaks shared a photo.
“Man cannot save himself, for man is not the measure of all things and humanity is not God. Bound by the chains of his own sin and finiteness, man needs a Savior.” - Martin Luther King, Jr., Baptist Civil Rights Leader & Martyr #martinlutherking #ourchurchspeaks #baptist #civilrights #martyr #martinlutherkingjr #savior
Our Church Speaks
Our Church Speaks
“The giver of every good and perfect gift has called upon us to mimic His giving, by grace, through faith, and this is not of ourselves.” - Nicholas of Myra ("Santa Claus"), Greek Bishop #saintnicholas #santaclaus #nicholasofmyra #churchfathers #greekchristianity #historicchristianity #churchhistory
Our Church Speaks
Our Church Speaks
“There is more mercy in Christ than there is sin in us.” // “God can pick sense out of confused prayer.” - Richard Sibbes, Anglican Puritan Theologian #ourchurchspeaks #richardsibbes #sibbes #puritan #anglican #reformed #reformedtheology #prayer #mercy #christianhistory #historicchristianity #englishchristianity #churchofengland

 

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