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

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Hogan & Thompson, 1834 - Bible - 370 pages
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Contents

Promises to the poor
169
Of being uncharitable to the poor
170
Pride against men
281
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...
282
Loftiness 49 Haughtiness 50 Exalting ones self 51 Lifting up ones self 52 Magnifying ones self 53 Glorying
283
Boasting 55 Scorning 56 Threats against kings and nations for for their pride
284
Divorce by the law of Moses Divorce was disapproved is expressly forbidden in the New Testament Of marriage with unbelievers The Jews were for...
285
Duties towards children To provide for their support 67 To defend them 68 To pray for them 69 To instruct them
286
Particular heads of instruction 71 Instances of parents careful to instruct their children 72 Correcting children 73 Parents careful to marry their chil dr...
287
Children promised
288
A desire of children natural to man kind
289
Other evils upon the children of the wicked 87 Erroneous principles in religion have destroyed the natural affec tion of parents 88 Calamities upon ...
290
Undutiful children cursed 95 Duties of masters towards servants 96 Duties of servants
291
Duties of the civil magistrate to ad minister justice impartially
292
Qualifications of the magistrate 99 The magistrates concern with re ligion
293
perverting of šnent respect of persons c 103 Perverting of judgment through covetousness taking gifts 4
294
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 ...
295
The good effects of preaching
302
Wicked ministers their sin
308
Of adultery and fornication
314
Alms to be done in secret
320
duties toward and threaten ings against those that oppress gal Prš 172 Promises to the stranger fatherless and widow
322
False swearing C 174 Lying forbidden 175 Abhorred by God and good men 176 Satan and his children are liars 177 Threatenings and prayers again...
323
The words of the wicked injurious
324
The wicked rich man his portion 212 The use of riches in the hand of a wise and good man 213 God maketh rich
333
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...
334
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...
336
CHAP XVIII
337
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...
338
The cause and means of repentance and conversion
339
Jesus Christ giveth repentance 9 Gods law a mean of conversion 10 The ministry a mean of converted sinners 11 Repentance promised 12 Selfexami...
340
means of repentance 16 Sorrow for sin I7 Mourning for sin
341
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
342
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...
343
32 Confession and acknowledg ment of sin Promises to it 33 Exhortations to confession 34 Instances of confessing penitents ob taining mercy 35 Co...
344
Amendment 37 Fruitfulness in religion
345
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...
346
Preparative duties for death 6 No preparative duties are to be per formed after death 7 The death of the righteous happy
347
Inconsideration of the wicked
348
Sect CHAP XX
350
Uses to be made of the doctrine of future judgment for encouraging steadfastness and perseverance
351
Happiness of the righteous in heaven inconceivably great 8 Christians are heirs they have an in heritance a kingdom c 35
352
The righteous have rest 10 They enjoy mansions a new heaven a heavenly temple light
353
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...
354
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 over...
355
The punishment of the wicked in a future state
356
For INDEx see page 359
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