Samuel Bagster's Famous Daily Devotions for Morning and Evening, June 23.

June 23


I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, even the Spirit of truth. John 14:16, 17

It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you. John 16:7

The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God. Rom. 8:16

Ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father. Rom. 8:15

The Spirit.... helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered. Rom. 8:26

The God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost. Rom. 15:13

Hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given unto us. Rom. 5:5

Hereby know we that we dwell in him, and he in us, because he hath given us of his Spirit. I John 4:13


Shall I not seek rest for thee, that it may be well with thee? Ruth 3:1

There remaineth ... a rest to the people of God. Heb. 4:9

My people shall dwell in a peaceable habitation, and in sure dwellings, and in quiet resting places. Isa. 32:18

There the wicked cease from troubling; and there the weary be at rest. Job 3:17

They ... rest from their labours. Rev. 14:13

The forerunner is for us entered, even Jesus, made an high priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec. Heb. 6:20

Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light. Matt. 11:28-30

In returning and rest shall ye be saved; in quietness and in confidence shall be your strength. Isa. 30:15

The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. Psa. 23:1, 2

June 23