“He that entereth not by the door into the sheepfold, but climbeth up some other way, the same is a thief and a robber,” by Louis A. Dole

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“Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that entereth not by the door into the sheepfold, but climbeth up some other way, the same is a thief and a robber.” – John 10:1

Readings

Ezekiel 34:1-14 · John 10:1-18 · Psalm 77

Sermon

The chapter preceding the one from which this text is taken tells of the healing of the man born blind. It describes the state of the Pharisees, the Jewish teachers, who neither saw nor understood, but were as blind leaders of the blind.

The chapter containing our text is not a new discourse, but a continuation of that recorded in the preceding chapter.

There are some who say that we can know nothing about heaven or about God, yet these things are what the Scriptures profess to teach. It is because men take counsel of themselves rather than of the…

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