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Luke xxxi. 32. Christ said, I do cures, and cast out devils. Thus did Christ literally.
Gen. iii. 15. Bruise the serpent's head.
LIII. Christ heals sicknesses. Matt. viii. 13, 14. The servant of a believing centurion. Luke vii. 1. Peter's wife's mother, Mark i. 32. Luke iv. 38.
.ix. 35. Every sickness and disease among the people. Matt. xii. 15.-xiv. 14. Luke ix. 11.
John iv. 50. A noble man's Son. Effect. Ver. 53. The father of the child, and his whole house believed.
Christ cures blindness. Matt. ix. 29. Two blind men, by touching their eyes. Effect. Ver. 31. His fame spread abroad.
Mark viii. 22, 23. A blind man spitting upon his eyes.
Efect. Ver. 16. 32, 33, 33. The man said, since the world began was it not heard, that any man opened the eyes of one that was born blind, if this man were not of God, he could do nothing. Isa. xxix. 18.-XXXV. 5.
Christ cures deafness. Matt. vii. 32. A man that was deaf, and had an impediment in his speech, by putting his fingers into his ears, and touching his tongue. Hiffict. Ver. 37. They were beyond measure astonished, saying, he hath done all things well. Matt. xi. 15.
l'ures lumones9. Luke xiii. 13. Makes straight a woman bowed down with an infirmity, liffict. They glorified God.
xxii. 51. Heals a servant's car that was cut off.
Luke xvii. 14. Ten lepers. Effect. One of them who was a Samavitan glorified God, and returned to Jesus, and gave himn thanks.
xix. 2; 3. Cures the dropsy.
('urrs the palsu. Matt. iv. 24---viii. 6. rk ii. 3, 5, 10, 12. Luke v. 18, 24, 25. Efeci. They marvelled and glorified God, and his fame spread abroad.
Matt. ix. 22. He cures a bloody issue. Luke viji. 44.
John xi. 39. Lazarus. Effret. Ver. 45. Ch. xii. 11. Many of the Jeirs believed on him, because of Lazarus.
11. He calms the wind und sed. Matt. viii. 26. Mark vi. 51. Luke viii. 24. Efect. They marvelled, saying, whal manner of man is this, that even the winds and seas obey him.
xiv, 23. He walked on the sea. John vi. 19.
Matt. xiv. 29. Makes Peter walk upon the water,
Efect. Ver. 23. Ch.iii. 2. Many believed on him, seeing the miracles which he did.
xxi. 6. Directs the disciples, to take a great draught of fishes.
Effect. Luke v. 8. Peter fell down, and said, depart from me, for I am a sinful man, O Lord.
John xvii. 27. Directs Peter to find a piece of money in a fish's mouth.
Matt. xxi. 19 He curses the barren fig-tree, which immediately withers.
LVI. Miracles accompanying the death of Christ were, Matt. xxvii. 45. a supernatural darkness.
Ver. 51. The veil of the temple rent, the earth quaked, the rocks rent, graves opened, many bodies of saints arose.
Effect. Ver. 54. The centurion and those that were with him, seeing these things, said, truly this was the Son of God.
xxviii. 2. A great earthquake at his resurrection.
LVII. Christ empowers his disciples to work miracles for propagating the Gospel.
Matt. x. 1. He gave them power, against unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness, and all manner of dis
Ver. 8. He said unto them, heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out devils, freely ye have received, freely give. Mark iii. 15.-vi. 7.-xvi. 17. Luke ix. 1.-X. 19.--xxiv. 49. I Cor. xii. 9, 28, 30.
MIRACLES OF THE APOSTLES.
LVIII. Miracles wrought by the apostles. Mark ví. 13. They cast out many devils, and anointed with oil, many that were sick, and healed them. Ch. ix. 6.
Luke x. 17. The devils were subject unto them.
Acts ii. 4. Being filled with the Holy Ghost, they spake with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance. I Cor. xiv. 22.
Ver. 41. Three thousand are converted by Peter's sermon.
Ver. 43. Many wonders and signs were done by the apostles. Ch. xiv. 3.
ïü. 2. 6, 7.-Peter and John cured a lame man, at the gate of the temple
v. 12. Many signs and wonders were wrought by the apostles. Effect. Ver. 14. Believers were the more added to the Lord. Ver. 15. They brought the sick into the streets.
Ver. 16. There came also a multitude out of the cities round about, unto Jerusalem, bringing sick folks, and them which were vexed with unclean spirits, and they were healed every one.
viii. 6, 7. Philip did many miracles, casting out unclean spirits, turing palsies, and the lame.
Acts ix. 4, 11, 17. Paul's conversion. Ch. xxii. 13.-xxvi. 14.
Acts. ix. 34. Peter heals Eneas of the palsy.
Ver. 44. The Holy Ghost falls upon Cornelius, and others that heard Peter preaching the gospel.
v. 5, 10. The death of Ananias and Sapphira. Ver. 19. The apostles are brought out of prison, by an angel. vi. 15. Stephen's face seen, as the face of an angel. vii. 55. Stephen sees Christ. xiii. 11. Elimas struck blind. xiv. 10. Paul heals a cripple, at Lystra. xvi. 18. Paul casts out a spirit of divination.
Ver. 26. The apostles in prison, have their bands loosed, an earthquake happens.
xix. 6. The Holy Ghost given, at Paul's laying on his hands. Ver. 11. Paul casts out evil spirits, &c.
Ver. 12. Diseases cured by handkerchiefs, &c. brought from Paul's body.
xxvii. 5. Shakes a viper off his hands unhurt.
xxvüü. 8. Paul cures the father of Publius of a fever and bloodyAux.
Ver. 9. Others cured of diseases.
Heb. ii. 3. God bearing them witness, with signs and wonders, and with divers miracles by the power of the Spirit of God, Rom. xv. 19,
CHA P. V.
CHRIST'S GLORY, EXALTATION, DIVINE TITLES,
I. CHRIST"S glory before his incarnation. John xvii. 5. O Father, glorify me with the glory which I had with thee, before the world was. See Prov. viii. 22 to ver. 32.-XXX. 4.
II. Christ's glory on earth. Luke ix. 30, 31. At his transfiguration.
John i. 14. We beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth. 2 Pet. i. 16.
ii. 11. This beginning of miracles did Jesus, and manifested forth his glory. Ch. xi. 4.
xii. 41. These things said Esaias, when he saw his glory. Isa. liii. 1. xvii. 22. The glory which thou hast given me, I have given them.
2 Pet. i 17. He received from God the Father, honour and glory, when there came such a voice, from the excellent' glory, This is my beloved Son in whom I am well pleased. Matt. xvii. 5. Heb. iii. 3.
III. Christ's glory, aficr his resurrection. Luke xxiv, 26. Ought not Christ to have suffered these things, and enter into his glory?
I Cor. ii. 8. The Lord of glory. Jam. ii. I.
1 Pet. i. 21. God received him up, and gave him glory, that your faith and hope might be in God.
Rev. i. 6. To him be glory and dominion for ever. See Mark x. 37. John vii. 39.-xi. 16, 23.xii. 31.xvii. 24. Acts xiji. 3. Gal. i. 5. Pet. iii. 18. See Christ shall judge the world.
CHRIST'S EXALTATION. IV. Christ's exallation at God's right hand. Ps. cx. i. The Lord said to my Lord, sit thou at my right hand, until I make thiné ene. mies thy foot-stool. Matt. xxii. 44. Acts ii. 34. I Cor. xv. 25.
Isa. lii. 13. He shall be exalted and extolled.
Mark xvi. 19. The Lord was received up into heaven, and sat on the right hand of God.
Acts vii. 55. Stephen full of the Holy Ghost, saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing on the right hand of God.
Eph. i. 20. He set him on his own right hand.
viii. 3. We have an high priest, who is set on the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens.
X. 12. He for ever sat down on the right hand of God.
V. The same otherwise expressed thus. Ps. viii. 5. Thou hast crowned him with glory and honour. Heb. xxvii, 9. Rev. xix. 12.
Ixxxix. 19. I have exalted one chosen out of the people.
John yi. 62. Ye shall see the son of man, ascend up where he was before.
Acts ii. 33. Jesus being by the right hand of God exalted, hath shed forth this which ye now see, and hear. See Christ's power, also his kingly office, his works.
Acts v. 31. Him hath God exalted with his right hand.
Phil. ii. 9. God hath highly exalted him, and given him a name, wbich is above every name.
VI. Christ eralted above mankind. Ps. cxviii. 22. The stone which the builders refused is become the head of the corner. Ver. 23. This is the Lord's doing, it is marvellous in our eyes. Matt. xxi. 42. Acts iv. 11. 1 Pet. ii. 7.
Ixxxix. 27. I will make him my first born higher than the kings of the earth.
Matt. xxiü. 8. One is your master, even Christ.
Rom. viii. 29. That he might be the first born among many brethren. Heb. i. 2. Appointed heir of all things.
I Cor. xi. 3. The head of every man is Christ. Eph. iv. 15.
Eph. i. 23. God gave him to be the head over all things, to the church.
iy, 15. May grow up into him, which is the head, even Christ.
Eph. v. 23. Christ is the head of the church.
XXIV. The church is subject to Christ. Matt. iii. 11. He is greater than John the Baptist.
xij. 6. Greater than the temple.
VII. Christ exalted above angels. Ps. viii. 6. Thou hast put all things under his feet. Cor. xv. 27. Eph. i. 22.
Eph. i. 17. The God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory..
Ver. 20. Raised him from the dead, and set him at his own right hand.
Ver. 21. Far above all principality and power, and might, and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this world, but also in that which is to come.
j. 22. And hath put all things under his feet.
Phil. ii. 9. God hath given him a name, which is above every name.
Ver. 10. That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth.
Col. ii. 10. Ye are compleat in him, which is the head of all principality and power.
Heb. i. 4. Made so much better than the angels, as he hath by inheritance obtained a more excellent name than they.
Ver. 5. Unto which of the angels said he at any time, thou art my Son, this day have I begotten thee? Ps. ii. 7.
Ver. 13. To which of the angels said he at any time, sit on my right hand, until I make thine enemies thy foot-stool ? Ps.cx. i.
ii. 5. Unto the angels hath he not put in subjection the world to
Ver. 8. Thou hast put all things in subjection under his feet, for in that he put all things under him, he left nothing that is not put under him. See Christ worshipped.
CH A P. VI.
DIVINE TITLES GIVEN TO CHRIST.
I. CHRIST is the Son of God. Ps. ii. 7. Thou art my Son, this day have I begotten thee.
Ver. 12. Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish. Ixxxix. 27. I will make him my first born, higher than the kings of the earth.
Isa. ix. 6. Unto us a Son is given, and the government shall be upon his shoulders.
Matt. iii. 17. A voice from heaven, saying, this is my beloved SoDus in whom I am well pleased.