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 complete concordance to all the articles of faith and practice taught in the Holy Scriptures (Google eBook)

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Hogan & Thompson, 1834 - 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 towards the righteous 75 in spiritual blessings to ward his people 76 against the wicked B
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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 b...
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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 fulfilli...
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Gods holiness otherwise expressed 96 God is the Holy One by way of emi nence 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
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The mercy of God He is merciful
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Mercy promised 102 Persons to whom mercy is promised Those who obey repent fear love and trust in God Sect 103 Mercy prayed for
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Mercy acknowledged in various in stances
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Thanks for mercy 106Mercy in the pardon of sin 107 Pardon and forgiveness prayed for
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Compassion ascribed to God God excites to compassion towards his people 109 Compassion to whom promised 110 Instances of Gods compassion 1...
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God will not pity the wicked 114 Longsuffering of God 115 Forbearance ascribed to God 116 Kindness ascribed to God and pro mised and exercise...
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Kindness prayed for 118 Thanks for Gods kindness
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Gods throne is a throne of grace 121 Gods Spirit is a Spirit of grace 122 Christ is gracious 123 The grace of God in the economy of mans salvation I...
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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 thro...
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Prayer and praise through grace 136 Salvation is of grace 137 Grace prayed for 138 Gods favour
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God called j Rock
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Nothing hard to
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All things possible to
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He is able to do everything
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Gods power in his wonderful doings
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Zeal ascribed to God
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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
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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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They excel in strength 21 Their employment for the good of Gods people 22 Instances of the care and services of angels for Gods people 23 Revelati...
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Angels inflict Gods judgments on the wicked 25 Their attendance on and services to Christ on earth 26 They shall attend Christ at his com ing to judg...
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Their employment at the day of judg ment 28 They are worshippers of God the Fa ther 29 They worship Christ and are subject to him 30 Devils are ...
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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 king dom dominion government 2 God is the Lawgiver 3 He is t...
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Purpose of God 6 God doth will 7 Determinations of God 8 Ordinations of God Things ordained of God
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Things appointed of God 11 Predestination Things predestin ated 12 Election of the Jews
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Election of Christians
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Persons chosen or elected of God to fill offices in church and state 15 Calling God doth call his people ere called
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Particular persons called to offices Priests c
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Justification God justifieth 18 Men not justified by the works of the law 19 Men are justified freely and by grace through Christ
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Justification and sanctification other ple Teaching from God prayed
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Marks and characters of Gods chil 70 Prophets and apostles
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CHAP IV
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CHAP V
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His glory after his resurrection 4 Christs exaltation at Gods right hand 5 He is exalted above mankind 6 The church is subject to him 7 He is exalted a...
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CHAP VI
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Hence the title of Father so often given to God 2 He is distinguished from the created sons of God 3 Christ is called the image of God 4 God 5 Lord
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Christ is one with the Father 7 The same things spoken of the Fa ther and of Christ Christs titles in generai ranged alphabetically
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CHAP VII
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He will raise the dead 3 Will change the bodies of men 4 He will judge the world 5 He will dispense suitable rewards and punishments 6 Rewards fro...
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Punishments to be inflicted on the wicked by Christ
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CHAP VIII
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CHAP IX
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Power and dominion 4 Acts of Christs power towards his people
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Acts of power against his enemies 6 Christs righteousness 7 He promoted righteousness 8 Christs holiness
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justice Sect 10 Christs truth 11 goodness 12 eternity 128 CHAP X
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Christ a Redeemer redemption through him 3 Christ a ransom 4 a price 5 a deliverer 6 a Mediator 7 an Intercessor 8 an Advocate 9 Reconciliation by...
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Grace from Christ 12 Justification by Christ 13 Sanctification through Christ 14 Christ is called life to his people
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Eternal life is from and by him 16 is the gift of God through Christ 17 Benefits from Christ against sin
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Christs love to his people 19 His care of his peoplehis presence with them 20 Christs excellencies and benefits briefly expressed
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Titles given to Christ taken from the Highest and the most useful offices on earth 22 His prophetic office carried on by the Spirit speaking in the prop...
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the end thereof 31 Christs death the efficacy thereof
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its efficacy 33 Christ a propitiation 34 an atonement 35 a King having dominion
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He is styled David
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Miraculous gifts of the Spirit upon
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Knowing God and Christ
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Promise of Justification to believing
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Christ prayeth for believers 25 Pardon of sin to believers 26 The Holy Spirit is given to them 27 They have light and direction 28 grace and peace 29...
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by faith in Christ 35 Things extraordinary promised to the faith of some primitive Christians
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These promises fulfilled 37 Miracles wrought for persons of emi nent 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
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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
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Heaven and earth tremble at Gods greatness
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Quake terror reverence afraid Sect 62 Threatenings against those that fear not God 63 The wicked fear not God with that fear which is a restraint fro...
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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
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The worship of God fixed among his people a cause of rejoicing
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Temporal deliverances of Gods church a cause of joy 108 Spiritual blessings a cause of rejoic ing 109 Gods work of creation a cause of joy 110 Wor...
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Comfort in God He giveth comfort and consolation
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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
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The hope of the wicked perisheth
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The expectation of the righteous from God 124 Expectation of the wicked 125 Waiting The righteous wait for God
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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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Confidence in God
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Confidence in God a security against the fear of evil from man 132 The confidence of the wicked
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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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The wicked seeking not God 140 They seek not God aright Threats against such 141 Drawing near to God
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Following God 144 Christ 145 Forsaking God Threats 146 Departing from God Not depart ing instances
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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 Ged 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
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Directions concerning the words
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Thmgs to be prayed for
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Instances of such prayers 190 For enemies 191 Instances of such prayers 192 Motives to prayer It is a command ed duty 193 God promiseth that he ...
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Their expectations that their prayers shall be heard 197 Their entreaties that they may be heard 198 Their grief at not being answered 199 The efficac...
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Prayer in trouble instances thereof
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Of prayerless persons or of not pray ing 204 The prayers of hypocrites
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The prayers of the wicked not ac ceptable to God
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The wicked are unthankful 209 Praise must be frequent 210 It must be with sincerity 211 God prepareth his people for his praise or divine influence...
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Of singing the praises of God
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Subjects of praise Gods goodness and mercy
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For Gods will revealed 219 For the obedience and faith of Chris tians as owing to God 220 For his care of his church 221 For his great and marvello...
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For Gods marvellous acts upon the bodies and minds of mankind 223 For daily bread 224 For deliverance from trouble and affliction 225 For delive...
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Honouring God Honour due to God and claimed by him 227 God is honoured by acts of worship
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229 By keeping the Sabbath 230 By acts of charity and mercy to the poor 231 Honouring Christ Motives 232 The wicked dishonour God and r e pu...
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By faith 237 By good works 238 By various branches of duty 239 Doxologies or glory ascribed to God in worship
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God is glorified in the restoration and prevalence of true religion among his people By those who saw the miracles wrought by Christ 241 The wicke...
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CHAP XV
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Righteousness required 8 Promises to the righteous of peculiar favour from God
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Promises of blessings as the conse quence of righteousness by the ap pointment of God
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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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Prayers for them 58 Not serving God Threats
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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
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Promises to the obedient
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Threats against the disobedient 69 Obedience to Christ commanded
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Promises to them that obey Christ 71 Promises to them that overcome temp tations in obeying Christ 72 Disobedience to Christ Threats 73 Works Go...
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Good works commanded 75 Ability for good works promised
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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 wick ed 83 Threats against evildoers 84 Darkness and the works thereof 85 Threats against them 86 The righteous wal...
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Dead works The wicked and their works called dead
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Lusts of the flesh forbidden to Christians 92 Lusting after women 93 Lusting after meats and drinks 94 The evil of lusts 95 Corruption of sin prevaili...
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Defilement of sin 99 Threats against it 100 Uncleanness of sin 101 Confession of uncleanness 102 Promises against uncleanness 103 Directions again...
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Vileness of sin 111 Confession of vileness 112 Abominableness of sin 113 The Just Promises to and prayers for them
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They are hurtful in the earth 116 The general character of a good mans walk and life 117 Promises to the good
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Evil men 119 Perverseness charged upon sin ners 120 Threats against the perverse 121 Threats against the froward 122 The righteous not froward
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Stubbornness the stiffnecked in their own ways o 124 The wicked are revolters 125 Rebellion against God forbidden Threats
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Enemies adversaries of the Lord 127 Deliverance from enmity against God 128 The wicked Gods threatenings against them
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Threats against the wicked of evils as the consequences of wickedness
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Sect under the providential government of God
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Sinners threatened with various evils under the providence of God
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Transgressors Threatenings against them 133 Iniquity forbidden
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Judgments inflicted upon idolaters 240 139 Gods judgments upon particular transgressors of this command
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Covenants and intermarriages with the inhabitants of Canaan forbid den to the Jews 141 Making covenants and intermar riages with transgressors of t...
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Strange gods to be put away 143 Transgressors of this commandment and enticers thereto to be put to death 144 Threatenings against strange gods 1...
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Enquiring concerning future events of those who by nature are no gods forbidden Second Commandment 147 Images the use of them forbid den 14...
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Images no representation of God 150 They were commanded to be bro ken 151 Were broken 152 Instances of images used by apos tates as outward ...
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Promises warnings and exhorta tions against idolatry 156 Gods judgments upon idolaters
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Upon magicians 158 Inchanters 159 Soothsayers 160 Observers of times 161 Witches 162 Wizardsworshipping angels
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Threatenings against them 166 Familiar spirits threats against those that consult them Third Commandment 167 Profaning the name of God 168 Swe...
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commanded by kings
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To give the land of Canaan 186 To Fulfil his covenant To continue the seed of David 187 To the perpetuity of Christs priest hood 188 To fulfil his t...
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its punishment 198 Persons unjustly accused of blasphe my 199 Of vows they are religiously to be fulfilled 200 Vows to do duty 201 Sinful Fourth ...
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The Sabbath a day of rest from ser vile work 204 Duties of the Sabbath worshipping God reading hearing his word c 205 Works of charity and merc...
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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 Sabbathbreak ers 209 Sabbath ...
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CHAP XVI
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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
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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 Motive...
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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
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Peace promised to the church of God 29 Unity 30 Honouring one another 31 Despising others
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Strife forbidden to the godly 33 Fightings quarrels 34 Divisions forbidden 35 Offences forbidden
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Threats against offenders 37 Doing good to others 38 Doing evil
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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
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Unmerciful Threats 45 Compassion and pity 46 Cruelty of the wicked
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Forgiveness 48 Revenge 49 Duty of giving and receiving good counsel
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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 o...
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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
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Bearing with one anothers weak nesses
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Of enticing others and being enticed to sin 69 Of gratitude or returns of friend ship 70 Ingratitude
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Drunkenness the evils thereof 4 Of making others drunk
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Labour commanded and promises to the laborious
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The excellency of wisdom above all other endowments 10 Wisdom is profitable pleasant and honourable
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Wisdom is the gift of God 12 Wisdom prayed for 13 Wisdom and religion the same
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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
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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
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Patience toward men 27 Contentment 28 Discontent murmuring 29 Grudging
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How produced 32 Examples of meekness
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Promises to the humble 37 Promises to humbled sinners 38 Examples of humility 39 The elect are humble 40 Humbled saints their expressions
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Pride against God 42 Pride against men
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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 one6 self 52 Magnifying ones self 53 Glorying 283
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Boasting 55 Scorning 56 Threats against kings and nations for 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 towards children To provide for their support 67 To defend them 68 To pray for them 69 To instruct them
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Particular heads of instruction 71 Instances of parents careful to instruct their children 72 Correcting children 73 Parents careful to marry their chil dr...
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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
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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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Suffer by famine
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Undutiful children cursed 95 Duties of masters towards servants 96 Duties of servants
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Duties of the civil magistrate to ad minister justice impartially
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Qualifications of the magistrate 99 The magistrates concern with re ligion
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perverting of judgment respect of persons c 103 Perverting of judgment through covetousness taking gifts
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The misery of being governed by weak or wicked rulers 106 Wicked rulers set over people as a punishment for sin 107 Wicked rulers enemies to rel...
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The good effects of preaching
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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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duties toward them and threaten ings against those that oppress them
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Promises to the stranger fatherless and widow 3
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Ninth Commandment 173 Of witnessbearing False swearing c 174 Lying forbidden 175 Abhorred by God and good men 176 Satan and his children...
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The words of the wicked injurious
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Words of the wicked against God 180 Evil speaking 181 Talkativeness rashness with the tongue
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Flattery 183 Talebearing 184 Whispering 185 Backbiting 186 Slandering
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God will bring it upon the wicked 189 Promises against reproach 190 Reviling practised by the wicked and endured by the godly 191 Railing
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Evil communications 193 Unprofitable disputes about religion 194 Cursing forbidden and avoided by the righteous 195 Practised by the wicked 196...
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They praise God with their mouths 198 The words of the righteous toward men
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Tenth Commandment 199 Of covetousness 200 Threats against the covetous In stances of their punishment 201 An insatiable desire of riches 202 Th...
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the vanity thereof 206 Riches are attended with care and trouble 207 They recommend no man to the fa vour of God 208 The advantages which one...
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Trusting in riches and abusing them the sin of the wicked and avoided by the godly 210 Riches take the heart and thoughts off from God and religion
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The wicked rich man his portion 212 The use of riches in the hand of a wise and good man 213 God maketh rich
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Riches promised to the righteous 215 Instances of good men that were rich 216 Riches not regarded by good men 217 Things necessary to the suppo...
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Deliverance from famine
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Spiritual riches or the interests of the soul the chief object of a wise mans desires and pursuits 220 Raiment promised 221 Supports of life miraculousl...
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CHAP XVIII
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Promises to those that return to God 5 Remarkable instances of returning sinners obtaining mercy 6 Turning to God enjoined by com mands and enf...
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The cause and means of repentance and conversion
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Jesus Christ giveth repentance 9 Gods law a mean of conversion 10 The ministry a mean of converted sinners 11 Repentance promised 12 Selfexami...
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The case of those who withstand the means of repeitance 16 Sorrow for sin 17 Mourning for sin
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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
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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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Exhortations to confession 34 Instances of confessing penitents ob taining mercy 35 Confessions made in scripture expres sions
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Amendment 37 Fruitfulness in religion
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The shortness of human life 2 The term or boundary of human life 3 The time of life is in Gods hand 4 Death prevailing over all mankind of every c...
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Preparative duties for death 6 No preparative duties are to be per formed after death 7 The death of the righteous happy
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Consideration needful thereto 14 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
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Happiness of the righteous in heaven inconceivably great 8 Christians are heirs they have an in heritance a kingdom c
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The righteous have rest 10 They enjoy mansions a new heaven a 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 punishment of the wicked in a future state
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