It must surprise some Christians that the Comforter could not be present at the same time with Jesus.
Jesus made a distinction between himself and the Comforter: "It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart I will send him unto you .
It was plain that Mrs. Thorpe had been told her husband's secret, and that she had lovingly devoted herself to him, as comforter and companion to the last.
Thus throughout, Christ is glorified; and that which the Comforter shows to us relates in all its parts to the life and work of the incarnate Son of God.
Is it meant to be implied in what is here said that the Comforter is to leave the world at the time of the advent, to return no more?
All which the Comforter has yet brought us, or can now bring us, is only the first sheaf of the great harvest of redemption which awaits us on our Lord's return.
In that fullest exposition of the doctrine of the Spirit, given in the eighth of Romans, we see clearly that the ministry of the Comforter consists in his effectuating in us that which Christ is accomplishing for us on the throne.
She had taken a comforter from the bed and wrapped it around her to keep her warm, for it was a chilly day, and there was no fire in her little stove.
Then said the Interpreter, The Comforter be always with thee, good Christian, to guide thee in the way that leads to the City.
No; but even here there have been war and heroism,--the war of genius with adversity, and heroism in the comforter who shared it and consoled.
And yet the monster had implied to Harley that his comforter was a fool,--so she was, to love so contemptible a slanderer of herself and her sex.
In verse twenty-six he tells us the Comforter is the Holy Ghost.
Poor boy, life is too hopeful before you to make you a comforter by a death-bed.
He took off his hat and scraped his foot behind him, and remained standing before the housekeeper with his head tied up in a red bandana handkerchief and his chin sunken in a red comforter that was wound around his throat.
You wait here till I come back," he growled, seizing the astonished Tommy by the worsted comforter and spinning it into the centre of the room.
A worsted comforter wound round the neck still left a wide expanse of throat showing above the garibaldi.
On the bed was a red comforter that was filthy beyond disguise.
And where shall we ever expect but from that country the true Comforter to come to the nations of the East?
And surely it is a matter of joy that your faith in Jesus has been preserved; the Comforter that should relieve you is not far from you.
Not a breath of wind was allowed to blow upon his throat, and he wore a comforter in the hottest weather.
A fine comforter you are," says she, "who asked you to console him with that sort of nonsense?
Prevention by means of a red comforter tightly wound round his neck, and cure by means of a brandy-flask occupying a permanent position in his coat pocket.
It is doubtful who will win; but Brazovics always stops his ears with wool, and Frau Sophie invariably has a comforterround her throat.
That night he slept on the soft comforter in the little house.
Inside the tiny house the man fixed an old comforter then pointing at it, he said, "Go lie down, Jan.
Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I go, I will send Him unto you.
This promise of our Lord and Saviour of the coming of the other Comforter and of His abiding with us is the greatest and best of all for the present dispensation.
But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, He shall bear witness of Me.
Is it possible that Jesus Christ could have used such language if the other Comforter who was coming to take His place was only an impersonal influence or power?
But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, He shall testify of Me.
His hat was off before he opened the door; his comforter too.
Thou art the true physician of the sick, the true comforter in every distress, the true helper in the hour of death.
Probably the ame as Jan Huych, comforter of the sick.
The above list will hopefully give you a few useful examples demonstrating the appropriate usage of "comforter" in a variety of sentences. We hope that you will now be able to make sentences using this word.