Spurgeon

For many, of whom I have often told you and now tell you even with tears, walk as enemies of the cross of Christ.┬áTheir end is destruction, their god is their belly, and they glory in their shame, with minds set on earthly things.”

On The Cross

First, let us enquire, WHAT IS THIS CROSS OF CHRIST to which some men are sadly said to be enemies?

Of course, it is not the material cross. It is not anything made in the shape of the cross. There are some who can fall down and adore a cross of wood, or stone, or gold, but I cannot conceive of a greater wounding of the heart of Christ than to pay reverence to anything in the shape of Continue reading Spurgeon

18 For many, of whom I have often told you and now tell you even with tears, walk as enemies of the cross of Christ. 19 Their end is destruction, their god is their belly, and they glory in their shame, with minds set on earthly things.