All your refuge and righteousness

from the foreward of Preaching Christ, The Heart of Gospel Ministry

talking about Charles P McIlvaine:

“In all his appointments in the Episcopal church, McIlvaine sought to counter the prevailing ‘high-church’ attitudes in the denomination to shift the emphasis from ceremony and ritual to Scripture and personal salvation. His question to his ordinands was,

‘Have you fled to Christ and committed your soul to him as all your refuge and righteousness?’

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