Often we read history as atheists or deists, rather than as christians. To read of events without observing the hand of God in them, is to read as atheists: to read, and not observe how all events conduce to carry on the work of redemption, is to read as deists.
Thursday, June 3, 2010
How to Read History
John Brown, Select Remains of the Rev. John Brown, p. 121: