A Prisoner of the LORD
“Then took they Jeremiah, and cast him into the dungeon.”
One of the witnesses of the truth, when imprisoned for conscience sake in Queen Mary’s persecution of the church, is said to have thus written to a friend:
‘A prisoner for Christ!’ What is this for a poor worm? Such honour have not all his saints. Both the degrees which I took in the University have not set me so high as the honour of becoming a prisoner of the Lord.