What a great word that word “salvation” is! It includes the cleansing of our conscience from all past guilt, the delivery of our soul from all those propensities to evil which now so strongly predominate in us; it takes in, in fact, the undoing of all that Adam did.
Salvation is the total restoration of man from his fallen estate; and yet it is something more than that, for God’s salvation fixes our standing more secure than it was before we fell. It finds us broken in pieces by the sin of our first parent, defiled, stained, accursed: it first heals our wounds, it removes our diseases, it takes away our curse, it puts our feet upon the rock Christ Jesus, and having thus done, at last, it lifts our heads far above all principalities and powers, to be crowned forever with Jesus Christ, the king of heaven.
(From Words Of Warning Pilgrim Publications) [Pictures Not Mine}
Acts 4:12… “And there is salvation in no one else; for there is no other name under heaven that has been given among men by which we must be saved.”
What a great word that word “salvation” is!