Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Theodoret of Cyrus: Christ is the Mighty God & Rewards for Deeds

He demonstrates also the fruit of virtuous deeds. As we look forward to the blessed hope and manifestation of the glory of the mighty God and our Saviour Jesus Christ (v.13). He offered us also the hope of his glorious coming, in which he promised to provide the highest rewards. He called Christ mighty God to refute the heretical blasphemy.

- Theodoret of Cyrus (around A.D. 393 to around A.D. 457), Commentary on Titus, Chapter 2, in Theodoret of Cyrus, Commentary on the Letters of St. Paul, Volume 2, p. 256 (2001), Robert C. Hill translator.