Samuel Bagster's Famous Daily Devotions for Morning and Evening, June 9.

June 9


Never man spake like this man. John 7:46

Thou art fairer than the children of men: grace is poured into thy lips: therefore God hath blessed thee for ever. Psa. 45:2

The Lord GOD hath given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary. Isa. 50:4

His mouth is most sweet: yea, he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, and this is my friend. Song 5:16

All bare him witness, and wondered at the gracious words which proceeded out of his mouth. Luke 4:22

He taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes. Matt. 7:29

Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom. Col. 3:16

The sword of the Spirit ... is the word of God. Eph. 6:17

The word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword. Heb. 4:12

The weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds; casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ. II Cor. 10:4, 5


The triumphing of the wicked is short. Job 20:5

Thou shalt bruise his heel. Gen. 3:15

This is your hour, and the power of darkness. Luke 22:53

As the children are partakers of flesh and blood, he also himself likewise took part of the same; that through death he might destroy him that had the power of death, that is, the devil. Heb. 2:14

Having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a shew of them openly, triumphing over them in it. Col. 2:15

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: whom resist stedfast in the faith. I Pet. 5:8, 9

Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. James 4:7

The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth. The Lord shall laugh at him: for he seeth that his day is coming. Psa. 37:12, 13

The God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. Rom. 16:20

The devil ... was cast into the lake of fire and brimstone.... and shall be tormented day and night for ever and ever. Rev. 20:10

June 9