A Scripture account of the faith and practice of Christians: consisting of an extensive collection of pertinent texts of Scripture, illustrative of the various articles of revealed religion: reduced into distinct sections ... The whole forming a complet (Google eBook)

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Towar, J. & D. M. Hogan, 1830 - Bible - 370 pages
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He knoweth murderers 53 Sins of the wicked against Gods knowledge 54 The wisdom of God in general 55 Gods wisdom in creation 56 In redempti...
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Might ascribed to God 60 He is the Almighty God 61 Gods strength 62 Gods
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The hand of
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Gods power toward the righteous 75 in spiritual plessings toward his people 76 against the wicked Page
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Finger of
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The righteousness of God 80 In punishing the wicked 81 In mens reaping as they sow 82 In reWards to the righteous 83 Things of God declared to ...
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Injustice and iniquity denied of God 86 Gods truthTruth ascribed to him 87 Things of God called truth 88 Lying denied of God 89 The faithfulness ...
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Things of God called faithful His commands testimonies word counsels Christ God is to be praised for his faithfulness 91 Gods faithfulness in fulfillin...
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Gods holiness otherwise expressed 96 God is the Holy One by way of em inence 97 Things pertaining to God called holy His name throne heaven pl...
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The goodness of God 99 The Lord doth good Page
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The mercy of God He is merci ful Page
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Mercy promised fl 102 Persons to whom mercy is promis ed Those who obey repent fear love and trust in God Sect 103 Mercy prayed for Page
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Mercy acknowledged in various instances Page
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Thanks for mercy 106 Mercy in the pardon of sin 107 Pardon and forgiveness prayed for Page
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Compassion ascribed to God God excites to compassion toward his people 109 Compassion to whom promised 110 Instances of Gods compassion 11...
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Pity ascribed to God He hath pity on his people 113 God will not pity the wicked 114 Longsuffering of God 115 Forbearance ascribed to God 116 K...
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Kindness prayed for 118 Thanks for Gods kindness 119 Grace of God He is gracious Page
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Gods throne is a throne of grace 121 Gods Sprit is a Spirit of grace 122 Christ is gracious 123 The grace of God in the economy of mans salvation In...
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Giving alms called grace 131 Ministerial abilities are of grace 132 Effects of the Gospel in a sanctified nature and practice called grace 133 Faith thr...
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Prayer and praise through grace 136 Salvation is of grace 137 Grace prayed for 138 Gods favour Page
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God called a Rock
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Nothing hard to
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All things possible to
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68He is able to do every thing
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Gods power in his wonderful do ings Page 42
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Zeal ascribed to God Page
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The sea 5 Summer and winter 6 North and south 7 Clouds wind 8 Rain 9 Creatures in the sea 10 Inferior creatures on the dry land Page
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Grass herbs and trees 12 Man created His body 13 His soul 14 Mans spiritual state after his creation 15 Mans first disobedience or fall from his happy...
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Their nature Superior to man 20 They excel in strength 21 Their employment for the good of Gods people 22 Instances of the care and services of a...
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AngelsinflictGods judgments on the wicked 25 Their attendance on and services to Christ on earth 26 They shall attend Christ at his coming to judgm...
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Their employment at the day of judg ment 28 They are worshippers of God the Father 29 They worship Christ and are subject to him 30 Devils are a...
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They are enemies to all good and promoters of sin and misery 34 Satans enmity to Christ and his ser vants 35 Devils believe that there is a God They ...
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They know the sacred scriptures 38 Satan was overcome by Christ 39 He is overcome by Christians through divine power communicated 40 Promise...
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Gods Government 1 God is King Ruler and Governor of the world having a throne kingdom dominion government 2 God is the Lawgiver 3 He is th...
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Purpose of God 6 God doth will 7 Determinations of God 8 Ordinations of God Things ordain ed of God Page
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Things appointed of God 11 Predestination Things predesti nated 12 Election of the Jews Page
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Election of Christians Page
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Persons chosen or elected of God to fill offices in church and state 15 Calling God doth call his people are called Page
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Particular persons called to offices Priests c Page
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Justification Godjustifieth 18 Men not justified by the works of the law 19 Men are justified freely and by grace through Christ
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The wicked styled children of what
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Uncleanness of
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His mercy a cause of
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Help and strength from God a cause
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Apostacy or unfruitfulness threats
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Filthiness Page 228
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The Just Promises to and prayers
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He is exalted above mankind
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He will raise the dead
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justice
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Titles given to Christ taken from
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He is styled David
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Miraculous gifts of the Spirit upon
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Denying
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Threats against idols and idolaters Page 244
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Promises warnings and exhorta tions against idolatry
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Justification promised to believing in Christ Page
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Gods love promised to believing in Christ 24 Christ prayeth for believers 25 Pardon of sin to believers 26 The Holy Spirit is given to them 27 They h...
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by faith in Christ 35 Things extraordinary promised to the faith of some primitive Chris tians Page
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These promises fulfilled 37 Miracles wrought for persons of eminent faith 38 Other instances of approved faith 39 Infidelity Want of faith reproved ...
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Against unbelief toward Christ 43 Causes of unbelief assigned in scrip ture Page
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Looking to God 45 Remembering God Not remember ing him 46 Forgetting God 47 Threats against those that forget God 48 Warnings against forg...
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Fearing God Fear due unto him 51 The excellency of fearing God 52 To fear God a commanded duty 53 God is to be feared on account of his perfe...
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With the worship of God 58 It is a motive of duty and a restraint from sin 59 Promises to them that fear God Page
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Heaven and earth tremble at Gods greatness Page
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Quake terror reverence afraid 62 Threatenings against those that fear not God 63 The wicked fear not God with that fear which is a restraint from sin ...
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God delivers the wicked up to their fears of enemies 66 Love to God commanded 67 Promises to them that love God 68 Prayers for them that love G...
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How love to God is produced in Christians 72 Prayed for as a gift from God 73 It is a fruit of the Holy Spirit 74 Evidenced by keeping his com man...
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Obedience to Christ the evidence of love to him 82 Hating God Threats against it 83 Hating Christ 84 Desiring God 85 Thirsting longing for God an...
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viz God himselfChrist Jesus 96 The Holy Ghost 97 Gods worship 98 The worship of God fixed among his people a cause of rejoicing Page
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Gods presence with his people a cause of joy 100 Gods love and care of his people a cause of
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Temporal deliverances of Gods church a cause of joy 108 Spiritual blessings a cause of re joicing 109 Gods work of creation a cause of jy 110 Worl...
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Satisfaction God satisfieth Page
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Delight in God 115 Things of God delighted in by his people 116 Delight in Christ 117 Glorying in God 118 Sinful glorying forbidden 119 Boastin...
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Hope in Godand in Christ Page
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The hope of the wicked perisheth Page
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The expectation of the righteous from God 124 Expectation of the wicked 125 Waiting The righteous wait for God Page
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The wicked wait not for him 127 Submission and resignation to God Language expressive of this temper of mind 128 Relying upon God 129 Trusti...
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Articles of peace ratified by oath
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Confidence in God Page
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Confidence in God a security against the fear of evil from man 132 The confidence of the wicked Page
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Assurance of the righteous 134 Seeking God commanded 135 God is to be sought with all the heart 136 Promises to them that seek God 137 Prayers ...
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140 They seek not God aright Threats against such 141 Drawing near to God Page
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Following God 144 Christ 145 Forsaking God Threats 146 Departing from God Not depart ing instances Page
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Backsliding from God 148 Going astray The wicked go aside go astray err wander turn away from God 149 Confession of going astray 150 Threats ...
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How God is to be worshipped 153 Worship offered by the wicked un acceptable to God 154 Fasting Appointed of God 155 Fasts extraordinary and ...
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Upon threatened judgments
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Prayer to be made in faith 166 With sincerity of heart 167 With love to God 168 With the fear of God 169 With obedience to God 170 With humilit...
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With alms and good works 173 Prayer must be frequent fervent and importunate 174 Prayer with tears 175 Private prayer Page
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Public prayer a part of public worship 177 Directions concerning the words
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The angel swears
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Asseverations of sincerity equal to an oath among Christians
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Ancient forms of swearing
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The righteous shall be delivered from enemies 11 The death of the righteous blessed 12 They are blessed after death 13 Unrighteousness forbidden 1...
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Praise must be frequent
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Particular instances of integrity 22 Sincerity 23 Perfection a commanded duty 24 Directions for attaining perfection 25 Perfection from God and Chri...
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The ministry a mean of perfection 28 Promises to the perfect 29 Instances of persons called perfect 30 Hypocrisy forbidden 31 Marks of hypocrites ...
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Hypocrites hurtful to men 34 The heart The heart of the right eous is toward God The whole heart signifies sincerity in duties 35 A pure heart 36 Per...
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Upright heart 38 Single heart 39 Clean heart 40 Broken contrite heart 41 Duties respecting the heart 42 God taketh notice of the heart Page
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Gods judgments on the heart of the wicked Page
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instances thereof 46 An evil heart described Sect 47 The heart of the wicked variously characterised as wicked uncir cumciscd c
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Natural conscience instances of the force thereof 51 A weak conscience not to be wound ed 52 Of an evil conscience 53 Serving God commanded 5...
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Prayers for them 58 Not serving God Threats Page217
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Obedience to God commanded 60 Universal obedience required 61 Obedience required with a high es teem of Gods law 62 With resolution of heart ...
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prayed for 65 Ability from God acknowledged 66 Instances of obedience Page
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Promises to the obedient Page
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Threats against the disobedient 69 Obedience to Christ commanded Page
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Promises to them that obey Christ 71 Promises to them that overcome temptations in obeying Christ 72 Disobedience to Christ Threats 73 Works God...
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Good works commanded 75 Ability for good works promised Page
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Promises to the performance of good works 77 Examples of good works 78 Omission of good works Threats 79 Doing good Shunning evil and do i...
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Doing evil the character of the wicked 83 Threats against evil doers 84 Darkness and the works thereof 85 Threats against them 86 The righteous wal...
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Honouring God Honour due
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The general character of a good
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punished
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Judgments inflicted upon idolaters
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punishment Page
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its punishment 198 Persons unjustly accused of blas phemy 199 Of vows they are religiously to be fulfilled 200 Vows to do duty 201 Sinful vows F...
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The Sabbath a day of rest from servile work 204 Duties of the Sabbath worship ping God reading hearing his word
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The care of Gods people to sanctify the Sabbath and to prevent the profaning of it by others 208 Threatenings against Sabbath breakers 209 Sabbath ...
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Prayers and thanks to God for Chris tian love as being his gift 4 The influence and effects of love upon Christians
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Approved examples of charity 7 Hatred threatenings against it 8 Duty of the righteous toward those that hate them 9 Prayers and complaints to God a...
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Envy forbidden to the righteous 12 The wicked their envy hurtful to themselves 13 Envy a mark of an unconverted state
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Anger forbidden 17 Instances of the anger of the righ teous against sin 18 Sinful anger instances thereof 19 Wrath Page
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Contention forbidden 21 Promises against contention 22 The righteous contend only against sin 23 Peace commanded with promises to it 24 Motives...
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Peace prayed for 26 Peace the gift of God promises and instances thereof 27 Peace with God the reward of the righteous Page
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Peace promised to the church of God 29 Unity SO Honouring one another 31 Despising others Page
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Strife forbidden to the godly 33 Fightings quarrels 34 Divisions forbidden 35 Offences forbidden Page
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Threats against offenders 37 Doing good to others 38 Doing evil Page
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Doing wrong 40 Doing mischief the character of the wicked 41 Of being harmless 42 Blameless 43 Promises to the merciful Page
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Unmerciful Threats 45 Compassion and pity 46 Cruelty of the wicked Page
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Forgiveness 48 Revenge 49 Duty of giving and receiving good counsel Page
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Rejecting evil counsel the duty and safety thereof 51 Mutual obligation to giving and re ceiving instruction 52 Of refusing instruction 53 To edify on...
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To rebuke one another and to hearken to rebuke 58 Of not giving and receiving rebuke 59 To reprove one another 60 Of not hearkening to reproof ...
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To show kindness commanded 63 To give comfort 64 Friendship and faithfulness therein 65 Unfaithfulness in friendship Page
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Bearing with one anothers weaknesses
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Of enticing others and being enticed to sin 69 Of gratitude or returns of friend ship 70 Ingratitude Page
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Drunkenness the evils thereof 4 Of making others drunk Page
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Labour Commanded and promises to the laborious
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The study and pursuit of wisdom recommended 9 The excellency of wisdom above all other endowments 10 Wisdom is profitable pleasant and hono...
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Wisdom is the gift of God 12 Wisdom prayed for 13 Wisdom and religion the same Page
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A fools vain pretences to wisdom 15 He receiveth not instruction 16 He discovereth his folly 17 His conduct towards his parents Page
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A fool is mischievous 19 He is wrathful 20 Contentious 21 A fools words 22 His folly is his pleasure 23 Treatment for fools 24 Folly and wickedness...
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Patience toward God Page
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Patience toward men 27 Contentment 28 Discontent murmuring 29 Grudging 30 Meekness the exercise of it required Page
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How produced 32 Examples of meekness
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Humbled saints their expressions Page
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Pride against God 42 Pride against men Page
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Spiritual pridesuch seem to be righteous 44 They are proud of their supposed wisdom and knowledge 45 The proud seek honour from men 46 Thre...
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Loftiness 49 Haughtiness 50 Exalting ones self 51 Lifting up ones self 52 Magnifying ones self 53 Glorying Page
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Boasting 55 Scorning 56 Threats against kings and nations for their pride
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Divorce by the law of Moses 59 Divorce was disapproved 60 is expressly forbidden in the New Testament 61 Of marriage with unbelievers 62 The J...
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Duties toward children To provide for their support 67 To defend them 68 To pray for them 69 To instruct them Page
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Particular heads of instruction 71 Instances of parents careful to in struct their children 72 Correcting children 73 Parents careful to marry their chil d...
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Children promised 77 A desire of children natural to man kind Sect 78 Gods care of mothers 79 Gods care of children Page
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Grief of parents at parting with their children 81 Godly parents blessed in the happi ness of their children 82 The wicked punished in the cala mities o...
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Other evils upon the children of the wicked 87 Erroneous principles in religion have destroyed the natural affec tion of parents 88 Calamities upon w...
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Undutiful children cursed 95 Duties of masters towards servants 96 Duties of servants Page
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Duties of the civil magistrate to ad minister justice impartially Page
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Qualifications of the magistrate 99 The magistrates concern with re ligion Page
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perverting of judgment respect of persons c 103 Perverting of judgment through covetousness taking gifts
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Through drunkenness 105 The misery of being governed by weak or wicked rulers 106 Wicked rulers set over people as a punishment for sin 107 ...
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They are holy and unblameable
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Wicked ministers their sin
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Seventh Commandment
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Alms to be done in secret
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Promises to the stranger father
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Evil communications
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CHAP XVIII
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The case of those who withstand the means of repentance 16 Sorrow for sin 17 Mourning for sin Page
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Reproofs and threats for not mourn ing for sin 19 Heaviness for sin 20 Grief for sin 21 Not grieving for sin 22 Weeping for sin Page
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Tears for sin 24 The heart affected for sin 25 A broken and contrite heart 26 Shame the portion of sinners 27 Shame enjoined as a mark of true penit...
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32 Confession and acknowledg ment of sin Promises to it 33 Exhortations to confession 34 Instances of confessing penitents obtaining mercy 35 Con...
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Amendment 37 Fruitfulness in religion Page
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Of Death and the Resurrection 1 The shortness of human life 2 The term or boundary of human life 3 The time of life is in Gods hand 4 Death preva...
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Preparative duties for death 6 rJo preparative duties are to be per formed after death 7 The death of the righteous happy Page
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Inconsideration of the wicked
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CHAP XX
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Uses to be made of the doctrine of future judgment for encouraging steadfastness and perseverance c 6 The dissolution qf the heavens and the earth ...
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Happiness of the righteous in hea ven inconceivably great 8 Christians are heirs they have an in heritance a kingdom c Page
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The righteous have rest 10 They enjoy mansions a new heaven an heavenly temple light
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Eternal life is from God 15 Life promised to sundry graces and duties 16 To righteousness 17 To the spiritually minded 18 To seeking God 19 To go...
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To the fear of God 21 To loving God 22 To mortification dying unto sin 23 To suffering for Christs sake 24 To perseverance 25 To those that overc...
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The greatest sufferings in this life set forth in language expressive of future punishments 30 The punishment of the wicked in a future state Page
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For Index seepage
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Christs glory before his incarnation
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