His Name is The Lord our Righteousness!
Yes, that is first of all Jesus Christ, who was born in Bethlehem … the Branch is the Savior-King. … This Branch is no third party that came between the outraged God and the guilty sinner. Oh no. But it is the Party of the First Part: God, blessed forever. Yes, this Branch is Jehovah in swaddling clothes, lying in the manger. It is Jehovah clothed with humility, clothed with our weakened, earthly, corruptible, and mortal human nature. ... That's what the shepherds came to see. ... They came to see the incarnation of Jehovah. And He is called The Lord our Righteousness. ~ Rev. Vos, Unspeakable Gift, pg 18-19.
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