Stand firm then,
with the belt of truth…the breastplate of righteousness…
your feet fitted with…the gospel of peace…
take up the shield of faith…Take the helmet of salvation
and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.
This is the full armour of God for the disciple of Christ.
It doesn’t include the garments of vengeance (Is.59:17) because these belong to the One who said: ’It is mine to avenge; I will repay.’ (Deut.32:35)
Daily Reading: John 6:1-21