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…Faith…is the only door through which God comes into the human soul.

   Daniel Steele  The Gospel of the Comforter  (unknown printer/date; reprint, Rochester, NY: Schmul, 1960), 29.

 

…The exception proves the rule.                      

   Daniel Steele  The Gospel of the Comforter  (unknown printer/date; reprint, Rochester, NY: Schmul, 1960), 38.

 

David Livingston “‘I expressed that my object was to elevate him and his people to be Christians.’  He replied, ‘I do not wish to learn to read the Book, for I am afraid it might change my heart and make me content with one wife, like Sechele (a converted chief).  No, no, I want always to have five wives at least.’”

   Daniel Steele  The Gospel of the Comforter  (unknown printer/date; reprint, Rochester, NY: Schmul, 1960), 43.

 

…Character originates from free choice…

   Daniel Steele  The Gospel of the Comforter  (unknown printer/date; reprint, Rochester, NY: Schmul, 1960), 44.

 

The Spirit never coerces a free agent.

   Daniel Steele  The Gospel of the Comforter  (unknown printer/date; reprint, Rochester, NY: Schmul, 1960), 54.

 

…In the New Testament we never read expressly and unmistakably of sanctification as a gradual process.

   Daniel Steele  The Gospel of the Comforter  (unknown printer/date; reprint, Rochester, NY: Schmul, 1960), 100.

 

Daniel Steele was born this date, 10/5/1824, at Windham, NY.  He wrote the above and  Love Enthroned.

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So long as sin in the world love must make war against it.

                – Daniel Steele, Love Enthroned, (NY: Eaton Mains, 1875), 22.

 God’s works are always perfect where conditions are perfect.  He does not produce perfect oranges in Alaska, nor perfect apples in Florida…

                – Daniel Steele, Love Enthroned, (NY: Eaton Mains, 1875), 53.

It is a very significant fact that for the first three centuries the entire Church, with one accord, applied the picture of a vanquished and despairing slave described in Rom.vii,13-25 solely to the unregenerate man…Its application to the regenerate man was invented by Augustine…

                – Daniel Steele, Love Enthroned, (NY: Eaton Mains, 1875), 78.

Christ does not propose to emancipate any person from the necessity of exercising his judgment in regard to his innocent appetites.

                – Daniel Steele, Love Enthroned, (NY: Eaton Mains, 1875), 82.

 …the baptism, the anointing, the fullness, the abiding, the indwelling, the constant communion, the sealing, the earnest, the Holy Spirit are all equivalent terms expressive of the state of Christian perfection. 

                – Daniel Steele, Love Enthroned, (NY: Eaton Mains, 1875), 101.

Daniel Steele, S.T.D., died this date, 9/2/1914.  He also wrote The Gospel of the Comforter.

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