Robert Leighton (1611 1684) was a Scottish prelate and scholar, best known as a church minister, Bishop of Dunblane, Archbishop of Glasgow, and Principal of the University of Edinburgh from 1653 to 1662. He was “noted for his Christian piety, his humility and gentleness, and his devotion to his calling.”
Galatians 6:10 Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all, especially to those who are of the household of faith.
Romans 8:29 For whom He foreknew, He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the firstborn among many brethren.
John 8:35 And a slave does not abide in the house forever, but a son abides forever.
From “A Practical Commentary Upon the First Epistle of St. Peter,” by Robert Leighton
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