We Ought to Think Highly of Christ

Early Church Fathersfrom “The Second Epistle of Clement” in Ante-Nicene Fathers: The Writings of the Fathers Down To A.D. 325

Brethren, it is fitting that you should think of Jesus Christ as of God,—as the Judge of the living and the dead. And it does not become us to think lightly of our salvation; for if we think little of Him, we shall also hope but to obtain little [from Him]. And those of us who hear carelessly of these things, as if they were of small importance, commit sin, not knowing whence we have been called, and by whom, and to what place, and how much Jesus Christ submitted to suffer for our sakes.

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