A Scripture Account of the Faith and Practice of Christians: Consisting of an Extensive Collection of Pertinent Texts of Scripture ... 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, 1843 - 336 pages
 

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Envy forbidden to the righteous
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On account of his words and works 89 The meek
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Fear of the Lord promised and prayed for 90 Those that seek
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joined with obedience toward God 91 trust in
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Christ empowers his disciples to work mi 1 Acts of worship offered to Christ jointly
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It is a motive of duty and a restraint from 93 Those who have faith or believe sin 94 Joy promised
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viz God him
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Faith through grace 134 Hope through grace 135 Prayer and praise through grace 136 Salvation is of grace 137 Grace prayed
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Gods favour 139 denied to the wicked 140 God giveth the favour of men 141 He withholdeth the favour of men 142 God is bountiful 143 Men ou...
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Gods blessing He blesseth his people 145 Persons pronounced blessed their graces and duties
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Gods blessing promised by way of cove nant or covenant blessings
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Bect Sect 64 Finger of God 96 God is the Holy One by way of emi
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God called a Rock nence 65 God called a Rock
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Nothing hard to God 97 Things pertaining to God called holy
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All things possible to God His name throne heaven place
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Man created His body Sect 13 His soul 14 Mans spiritual state after his creation 15 Mans first disobedience or fall from his happy state 16 His first sin...
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He is able to do every thing hill c
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The prosperity and adversity of man in 99 The Lord doth good Gods hand 100 The mercy of God He is merciful
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Gods power in the creation of heaven 101 Mercy promised and earth 102 Persons to whom mercy is promised
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in the government of the Those who obey repent fear love and heavens and the earth trust in
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Acts of Gods power toward his church 103 Mercy prayed
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in spiritual blessings toward 105 Thanks for mercy his people 106 Mercy in the pardon of
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against the wicked 107 Pardon and forgiveness prayed
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Sins of the wicked against the attributę 108 Compassion ascribed to God God ex of power Duties resulting from or cited to compassion towards his p...
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Gods power manifested in the miracles 111 Compassion ascribed to Christ In recorded in the Old Testament in stances stanced under eleven different ...
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The righteousness of God his people
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In punishing the wicked 113 God will not pity the wicked
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In mens reaping as they sow 114 Longsuffering of
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In rewards to the righteous 115 Forbearance ascribed to
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Things of God declared to be right 116 Kindness ascribed to God and promised His judgments statutes precepts tes and exercised toward his people t...
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The justice of God 118 Thanks for Gods kindness
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Injustice and iniquity denied of God 119 Grace of God He is gracious
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Gods truthTruth ascribed to him 120 Gods throne is a throne of grace
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Things of God called truth 121 Gods Spirit is a Spirit of grace
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Lying denied of God 122 Christ is gracious
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The faithfulness of God 123 The grace of God in the economy
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Things of God called faithful His mans salvation In election commands testimonies word counsels 124 Our calling is of grace Christ God is to be prai...
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Gods faithfulness in fulfilling his pro 127 Adoption through grace mises 128 Sanctification through grace
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in fulfilling his threat 129 The Gospel is of grace given enings 130 Giving alms called grace
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Gods purity God is pure 131 Ministerial abilities are of grace
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Gods holiness 132 Effects of the Gospel in a sanctified
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Gods holiness otherwise expressed ture and practice called grace
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God is the creator of his people Threats 17
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Duties of the civil magistrate to ad vetous minister justice impartially 127 Their duty and encouragement to speak
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Qualifications of the magistrate boldly the truths of religion without
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The magistrates concern with religion fear 100 Good magistrates a blessing promised 128 Instances of becoming boldness in re to Gods people provi...
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Confession of uncleanness
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perverting of judg 129 The sufferings of the apostles c for ment respect of persons c religion
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Prophecies concerning Christ his Sufferings 32 They gave him gall
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Through drunkenness 132 The supports of Christians in general
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The misery of being governed by weak and of the Lords ministers in par or wicked rulers ticular under sufferings for religion
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Wicked rulers set over people as a 133 Wicked ministers their sin and punish punishment for sin ment
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Directions
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Power committed to them 144 Of murder
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Excommunication 145 Cases wherein killing of a man was
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everlasting
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The Son and Spirit joined with the Fa 33 Salvation by faith in
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Christ a ransom
120
A good ministry promised be punished
121
Expectation of the wicked
124
Rebellion against God forbidden 149 Images no representation of
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Sinners threatened with various evils 154 Threats against idols and idolaters
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the efficacy thereof 15 The Spirit proceedeth from the Father
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The heart of the wicked variously cha 87 Dead works The wicked and their
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Submission and resignation to God 164 Prayer to be made in the name of Christ
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Gods judgments upon idolaters 192 Ancient forms of swearing
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Wizardsworshipping angels c 197 Blasphemy against the Holy Ghost
162
Relying upon
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Swearing falsely
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Prayers for them that seek
173
Their entreaties that they may be heard
176
Of adultery and fornication
178
Keeping a good conscience
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72 Swearing to commit sin or to
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Following
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A weak conscience not to be wounded 91 Lusts of the ficsh forbidden to Christians
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Contention forbidden
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Doing good to others
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Godly parents blessed in the happiness
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Precepts concerning property and the 186 Slandering
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CHAP XV
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Promises to the stranger fatherless and other world
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Riches take the heart and thoughts off from God and religion 2ll The wicked rich man his portion
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The use of riches in the hand of a wise and good man 213 God maketh rich 214 Riches promised to the righteous 215 Instances of good men that we...
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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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Remarkable instances of returning sinners obtaining mercy 6 Turning to God enjoined by commands and enforced by threatenings
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The cause and means of repentance and conversion 8 Jesus Christ giveth repentance 9 Gods law a mean of conversion 10 The ministry a mean of co...
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Repentance promised 12 Selfexamination needful to repentance 13 Consideration needful thereto 14 Inconsideration of the wicked Sect 15 The case ...
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Sorrow for sin 17 Mourning for sin 18 Reproofs and threats for not mourning for sin 19 Heaviness for sin 20 Grief for
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Not grieving for sin 22 Weeping for sin 23 Tears for sin 24 The heart affected for sin 25 A broken and contrite heart 26 Shame the portion of sinner...
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Reproofs for not being ashamed of sin 30 Abhorring and loathing ones self for sin 31 32 Confession and acknowledgment of sin Promises to it 33 E...
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Fruitfulness in religion CHAP XIX
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The term or boundary of human life 3 The time of life is in Gods hand 4 Death prevailing over all mankind of every character rank and station
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a King having dominion
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Happiness of the righteous in heaven 27 To the wise
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The testimony of prophecy urged by the 36 His death
325
General occasions of Fasts Before war heard their prayers
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Revenge
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Page 309 - For it is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the Holy Ghost, And have tasted the good Word of God, and the powers of the world to come, If they shall fall away, to renew them again unto repentance; seeing they crucify to themselves the Son of God afresh, and put him to an open shame.
Page 186 - Now the God of peace, that brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great Shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant, Make you perfect in every good work to do his will, working in you that which is wellpleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ ; to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.
Page 245 - And why beholdest thou the mote that is in thy brother's eye, but considerest not the beam that is in thine own eye ' Or how wilt thou (Say to thy brother, Let me pull out the mote out of thine eye : and, behold, a beam is in thine own eye? Thou hypocrite, first cast out the beam out of thine own eye; and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote out of thy brother's eye.
Page 306 - Therefore also now, saith the Lord, turn ye even to me with all your heart, and with fasting, and with weeping, and with mourning: and rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto the Lord your God: for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth him of the evil.
Page 128 - I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the Lord Jesus, the same night in which he was betrayed, took bread ; and when he had given thanks, he brake it, and said, Take, eat; this is my body, which is broken for you : this do in remembrance of me. After the same manner also he took the cup, when he had supped, saying, This cup is the new testament in my blood : this do ye, as oft as ye drink it, in remembrance of me. For as often as ye eat this bread, and drink this...
Page 67 - And God said, Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the earth : and it was so.
Page 67 - And God created great whales, and every living creature that moveth, which the waters brought forth abundantly, after their kind, and every winged fowl after his kind: and God saw that it was good. And God blessed them saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let fowl multiply in the earth.
Page 277 - And now, behold, I go bound in the spirit unto Jerusalem, not knowing the things that shall befall me there : save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions abide me. But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
Page 259 - And I say unto you, Whosoever shall put away his wife, except it be for fornication, and shall marry another, committeth adultery: and whoso marrieth her which is put away doth commit adultery.
Page 304 - Although the fig-tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be in the vines : the labour of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall yield no meat; The flock shall be cut off from the fold : and there shall be no herd in the stalls ; Yet I will rejoice in the Lord : I will joy in the God of my salvation.

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