The Love of Jesus (taken from The Valley of Vision)

This is an excerpt from pg. 25 of The Valley of Vision: A Collection of Puritan Prayers & Devotions edited by Arthur Bennett. May these words of another refresh your heart and mind in the glorious love of Christ Jesus. O FATHER OF JESUS, Help me to approach thee with deepest reverence, not with presumption, not with servile fear, but with holy boldness. Thou are beyond the grasp of my understanding, but not beyond that of my love, Thou knowest that I love thee supremely, for thou are supremely adorable, good, perfect. My heart melts at the love of Jesus, my brother, bone of my bone, flesh of my flesh, married to me, dead for me, risen for me; He is mine and I am his, given to me as well as f