Seeing His beauty changes our ‘duty’


Our pleasure and our duty,

though opposite before,

since we have seen His beauty

are joined to part no more.

                    -John Newton


To see the Law by Christ fulfilled,

and hear his pardoning voice,

changes a slave into a child

and duty into choice.

                 -William Cowper


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  1. […] human kindness, with ties of love.” The grace of God fuels the motivation to delight in Him and turns duty into seeing his beauty. The quote below describes what bondage by love is: “Grace binds you with far stronger cords than […]

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