« PreviousContinue »
ABEL, whence denominated righteous, ii. 299.-301. Im.
port of the name, 306.
Abraham, his faith, i. 126, 127. ; ii. 379. Fidelity and piety
of his servant, 261. Vision of the Furnace and Lamp, 324.
Seed promised to him, 387.-389.
Abraham, the God of, reason of this character, ii. 32.-36.
Abydenus, his account of the Deluge, i. 94.
Achab, remarkable display of Providence in his death, ii. 294,
295. ; in the punishment of his posterity, 291.–293.
Achan, what is taught by his punishment, ii. 98.--101.
Adonibezek, his punishment, ii. 85.
Adoption, of Israel, what it fignified, i. 360.–366.
Advantages arising from the hiitorical mode of writing, i. 223.
Afliction, the lot of God's children, i. 375.–379. Divine fo-
vereignty displayed in this, ii. 247.
Altar, why only one allowed under the law, i. 307.
Angels, good and evil, the hosts of God, ii. 60. Divine So-
vereignty manifested towards them, 210.-217. Some elect-
ed, ib. All who fell, rejected, 213.
Angel of Jehovah, who he is, ii. 43, 44. His appearances,
Apion, the Egyptian, his testimony concerning the Jews, i. 61.
Artapanus, his testimony concerning the Magicians in Egypt,
i. 67. concerning Moses, 68. the division of the Red Sea, 69.
Asphaltites, Lake, account of, i. 87.-89.
Atonement, great day of, i. 454.-458. Necessity of this, by a
Divine Person, tauglit by the Mosaic economy, ii. 86. 101.
104, 105. This doctrine not opposed to the Grace of God,
105, 106. Illustrated, 316.-369. 'Made, by the punish-
ment of the guilty, 347.; by a price, 348.; by substitution,
Baal, controversy between Jehovali and him, how decided,
Dual-pear, worship of, i. 174.
Baluem, an unexceptionable witness to the truth of Revelation,
Beauties of Sacred History, i. 207.-223.
Being of God, must be matter of faith, ij. 2.
Bulbuzzur, made the fin of Nebuchadnezzar his ownl, ii. 125.-
127. His guilt, how aggravated, 129, 130. Circumstances
of his punilhiment, 289, 290.
Dorofi:s, his account of the Deluge, i. 89.-94.
Bille, the moít proper book for youth, i. 179, 180,,
Benslag. of man under fin, i. 281.-283.
Biz burning, what it prefigured, ii. 325, 326.
Cain, punitive justice displayed as to him, ii. 74. Origin of
I his d-pravit;, 299.-301.
Canaan, the curre entailed on his posterity because of the fin
of Ham, ii. 109.
Cantan, this land typical of a better rest, i. 405.-108. Divi-
del by lot, 409.
Carannies, some of them, who fled before Joshua, said to have
fetuled in Alica, ii. 154, 155. The wickedness of thele
nations, 159. Their obduracy; 163. The command to
externiinate them, confitent with Justice, 165. ; with Wif
dom, 169;; with Goodness, 171. It had no tendency to
render the ifraelies fanguinary, 175-183.
Carril coolence, prohibited, i. 338.
Cerf.rs, uled by the company of Kera', preserved as a me
mcrial, i. 24.
Ceremonial law, illustrates divine holiness, i. 72.":-
Children, the death of, a proof of Original Sin, ii. 308, 309.
Chinese, their account of an universal deluge, i. 95.
Church, her history contained in the Scriptures, i. 185, 186.
Her unity, 199, 200.
Chrift, death of, expiatory, i. 194. The whole of Sacred History
refers to him, 215. He taught by Parables, 266; by Ex-
amples, 267. Rejected by all in their natural state, 287,
288. The Leader and Captain of his people, 334.-338.
Divides the heavenly Canaan, 409. The Fruit of the Earth,
413. His Resurrection, prefigured by the offering of the
First-Fruits, 412. His sufferings afford the greatest dis-
play of divine Holiness and Justice, ii. 102, 103. The Seed
of the Woman, 312. 316. His Sacrifice, 366.-369.
Circumcision, what was taught by this ordinance, ii. 310. 331.
Cloud of Glory, a standing memorial of the truth of the Re.
velation given to the Israelites, i. 26.-30. Pillar of Cloud,
typical, 333, 334. 440, 441. Prelude of the Incarnation,
Coats of skins, what they signified, ii. 370.-375.
Concatenation of circumstances, in Providential operation, ii. ,
Conception, the curse written in this, ii, 310:-312. See Mira-
culous. Examples of, beyond the ordinary course of na-
Confervation of Believers illustrated, ii, 410.-446.
Contingent events, a particular Providence manifested in them,
Corinth, church of, corruptions in, i, 391.
Corn, an handful of, this expreflion applied by the Jews to the
Mefiah, i, 413, 414. N.
Covenant, mode of making one, ii, 356.-358.
Covenant of Works, both the grace and sovereignty of God
manifefted in it, ii, 206.-209.
Covenant of Grace, history of, i, 188.
Covenant, made at Sinai, whether to be viewed as a mere Dif-
pensation, i, 350.-357. Referred especially to the Surety:
Thip of Christ, 356.
Covenant ; of Duty, its nature under the New Testament, i.
358.-360. Breach of it severely punished, ii. 132.
Creation, heathen accounts of, i, 95.-101. Account of it in
Scripture, worthy of God, 147.-151. The history of the
old creation illustrates the new, 153 ; ii, 381-384. God's
power displayed in creation, linked with his miraculous ope-
ration, and the completion of Prophecy, a combined proof
of his being the only true God, ii, 24.-26. Illustrates the
doctrine of a Plurality of Persons in the divine essence, 40.
Contains various displays of sovereignty, 198.-202.
Cut off from his people, meaning of the phrase, i, 341,-349.
Cyrus, why called God's Ancinted, ii, 238. His work, 2396
David, the progressive and hardening nature of fin, illustrated
from the history of his fall, i, 249.-251. Covenant of royal-
ty with him, what it signified, ii, 415.
Death, its reign illustrated from the history of the antediluvian
Patriarchs, i, 243, 244.
Decrees of God, unfolded in Scripture, i, 181.-183. Means
and end inseparably connected, ii. 163.-165.
Deluge, account of it given by heathen writers, i, 89-95. Its
effects, 156-163. Striking character of the history of it,
235.-241. Contains an awful display of divine Justice, ii,
Depravity, human, history of, i, 169.-175. Progress of, in the
world, ib. ; in the heart, 177.-179. Fruits of it, 179. Evi-
dences, ii, 297.-313. Its Universality, 301.
Diodorus Siculus, his testimony concerning the division of the
Red Sea, i, 70.
Drawing of water, in the Feast of Tabernacles, i, 442.
Earth cursed on account of the fin of man; evidences of this,
Egyptians, their Cosmogony, i, 99 ; their abomination, what, 173.
Vileness of their Worship, ii, 7, 8.
Ele&ion, of Angels, ii, 210; of Nations, 227 ; of Individuals,
219. That of Nations, terminating in a choice of India
Elements, God's host, ii, 66.
Eli, judgments on him and his house, ii, 115.
Elijah, his plan for deciding the controversy between Jehovah
and Baal, ii, 26. His history a proof of personal election,
Elizabeth, her conception a sign, ii, 340.-343..
Enoch, his walking with God, i, 246. 248.
Enos, meaning of this name, ii, 306, 307.
Esther, the book of, an history of Providence, ii, 274.-278.
Eve, meaning of this name, ii, 298, 375.
Example, insufficient to account for the symptoms or universa-
lity of human depravity, ii, 298.-302.
Faith, its nature and exercise taught by example, i, 125.-127.
This the life required of the people of God, 379.-384. They
die in faith, 382. It finds great encouragement in God's
character as a Creator, ii, 26.
Faithfulness of God, in preserving his people, ii, 413:
Fall, traditions concerning this among the Heathen, i. 103.-
Families, Societies, and Nations, how God punishes them, ii,
143, 144. 151.
Fathers, their iniquities visited on their Children, ii, 108.-144.
Objections answered, 144.-152.
Feafts among the Jews. See Passover, Pentecost, Harvesi, Weeks,
Feasting on a sacrifice, ii, 358, 377.
Fidelity of the Sacred Writers, i, 208. Recorded their own
errors, 210, 211.
First-Fruits prefigured the Resurrection of Christ, i, 412.
Forgiveness, why called a covering of lin, ii, 363.
Furnace, smoking, vision of, ii, 324.