On His side the love, the impartation, the indwelling, are all perfect.
Its aim is the impartation of knowledge and the formation of public opinion.
Regeneration implies the impartation of a new life by the Divine energy of the Holy Ghost.
That purpose cannot be attained by exhortation or by threatening, but only by impartation of knowledge.
It is all grace from start to finish, from the impartation of life in the new birth to the crowning in glory.
And no man is pure except by impartation; and every good thing and every perfect thing cometh from the Father of lights.
The two conceptions of defence and impartation of power are smelted together in the pregnant phrase of ver.
What the Christians whom St. John has in view really want is the revival of familiar truths, not the impartation of new.
Remember, too, that the impartation of this highest good is one of the main reasons why we ourselves possess it.