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Today's Devotion (Tuesday, Feb 20)

Jonathan Bagster's Daily Light on the Daily Path (Daily)


He shall see of the travail of his soul,
[and] shall be satisfied.

Jesus . . . said, It is finished: and he bowed his head, and
gave up the ghost.--He hath made him [to be] sin for us, who
knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in

This people have I formed for myself; they shall show forth
my praise.--To the intent that now to the principalities and
powers in heavenly [places] might be known by the church the
manifold wisdom of God, according to the eternal purpose which
he purposed in Christ Jesus our Lord.--That in the ages to come
he might show the exceeding riches of his grace in [his]
kindness toward us through Christ Jesus.

After ye heard the word of truth, the gospel of your
salvation: in whom also after ye believed, ye were sealed with
that Holy Spirit of promise, Which is the earnest of our
inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to
the praise of his glory.--Ye [are] a chosen generation, a royal
priesthood, an holy nation, a special people; that ye should
show forth the praises of him who hath called you out of
darkness into his marvellous light.

Isa 53:11 Joh 19:30 2Co 5:21 Isa 43:21 Eph 3:10,11 2:7 1:13,14
1Pe 2:9


The day of temptation in the wilderness.

Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted by God: for
God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man:
but every man is tempted, when he is drawn away by his own lust,
and enticed. Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth
sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death.

[They] lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God
in the desert.

Jesus being full of the Holy Spirit . . . was led by the
Spirit into the wilderness, being forty days tempted by the
devil. And in those days he ate nothing: and when they were
ended, he was afterward hungry. And the devil said to him, If
thou art the Son of God, command this stone that it be made

He himself hath suffered being tempted, he is able to help
them that are tempted.--Simon, Simon, . . . Satan hath desired
[to have] you, that he may sift [you] as wheat: but I have
prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not.

Heb 3:8 Jas 1:13-15 Ps 106:14 Lu 4:1-3 Heb 2:18 Lu 22:31,32