The Sheepdog of Law

23 Jan

God’s law, as a rule of life, is not opposed to grace. Rather, used in the right sense, it is the handmaid of grace. Or, to use an analogy, it is like a sheepdog that keeps driving back into the fold of grace, when we stray out into the wilderness of works.

Jerry Bridges

Transforming Grace, NavPress, 2008, 93

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