This, we doubt not, was one of the designs of Providence, in the bestowment of Zerah Colburn's wonderful gifts.
Mercy is the bestowment of pardon upon the sinful and undeserving.
God hath wise reasons for the bestowment of gifts, and, in someway, gets glory to himself thereby.
When we come to ask mercy of God, and to pray for grace to love and serve him, we may plead and expostulate for the bestowment.
Standing at the distance of a hundred years, we are able to measure in some degree the magnitude of this bestowment.
The descent of the Spirit means the bestowment on Him and His of heaven's best gift as an earnest of all the rest.
Verse 11 fills up the measure of the bestowment of grace on sinful men.
Not laying on burdens, but lightening them—they were a grant of privileges—a bestowment of favors.
This comprehends deliverance from merited sufferings, and the bestowment of happiness which is the contrast of it.
In substance or anticipation, this one bestowment contains all good things of God.