The Economy of the Covenants Between God and Man: Comprehending a Complete Body of Divinity ...
Thomas Turnbull, 1803 - Covenant theology - 470 pages
The Economy of the Covenants Between God and Man: Comprehending a Complete Body of Divinity by Herman Witsius, first published in 1803, is a rare manuscript, the original residing in one of the great libraries of the world. This book is a reproduction of that original, which has been scanned and cleaned by state-of-the-art publishing tools for better readability and enhanced appreciation.
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2dly 3dly according actions Adam Apostle appears become beginning believers blessed blood body called cause certainly Christ church command concerning condition considered consists contrary covenant creature death desire divine earth effect elect eternal evident explain expressed faith Father give given glory God's Gospel grace hand happiness hath heart heaven holiness human Jesus John judge justice knowledge learned least less likewise live Lord manner means mind nature never obedience observed obtained offered Paul perfect perform person present promise proved Psal punishment reason received respect rest reward righteousness salvation satisfaction Scripture sense shew signifies sinner sins soul speak spirit sufferings surety taken Testament thee things thou tion tree true truth understand unto viii virtue whole wrath
Page 70 - But that no man is justified by the law in the sight of God, it is evident: for, The just shall live by faith.
Page 306 - And for this cause he is the mediator of the new testament, that by means of death, for the redemption of the transgressions that were under the first testament, they which are called might receive the promise of eternal inheritance.
Page 136 - These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth, when they were created ; in the day that the Lord God made the earth and the heavens...
Page 285 - And I will give them one heart, and one way, that they may fear me for ever, for the good of them, and of their children after them...
Page 454 - Oh how great is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee ; which thou hast wrought for them that trust in thee before the sons of men...
Page 121 - And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made. And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it: because that in it he had rested from all his work which God created and made.
Page 327 - According as he hath chosen us in him, before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love. Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will, to the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved.
Page 408 - And if by grace, then is it no more of works : otherwise grace is no more grace. But if it be of works, then is it no more grace : otherwise work is no more work.
Page 40 - And I will give the men that have transgressed my covenant, which have not performed the words of the covenant which they had made before me, when they cut the calf in twain, and passed between the parts thereof...
Page 453 - His counsel, confirmed it by an oath ; that by two immutable things, in which it was impossible for God to lie, we might have a strong consolation, who have fled for refuge to lay hold upon the Hope set before us...
References to this book
Jesus' Blood and Righteousness: Paul's Theology of Imputation
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