December 23, 2001
From materialism to spirituality to sentimentalism, the modern world offers us many philosophies that claim to satisfy our deepest longings. None of them, though, can deal with our true need. Alistair Begg points us to the only person who can satisfy us—the Lord Jesus, through whom the Father has revealed Himself. He is the Prophet who speaks to us the Word of God, the Priest who offers us cleansing, and the only King who can provide us real and lasting security in Himself.
1Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, 2but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world. 3He is the radiance of the glory of God and the exact imprint of his nature, and he upholds the universe by the word of his power. After making purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,
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