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110 Duties toward governors, 130 Their temperance. Page 413
shewn to magistrates in
Wicked ministers, their sin
134 Their covetousness. Pa. 417
136 Their slothfulness. Page 418
137 They deceive the people with
flatteries and false doctrine.
Duties toward the ministry,
113 Rebellion against magistrates,
114 Disobedience to magistrates
115 Ministers of Christ their du-
postles of excommunication. 138
117 Persons unjustly excommun-
118 None may intrude into the 139
119 Teaching truth the duty of 141
120 The good effects of preaching||
121 Good ministers promised.
122 Faithful ministers, promises
126 They seek not riches, they
127 They speak boldly the truths
123 Instances of becoming bold-
ness in reproving sinners, 149
and declaring the truths of 150
129 The sufferings of the apos
tles, &c. for religion. P.412151 Examples, exhortations,
promises, &c. against adul- 175 Lying abhorred by God and
176 Satan and his children are
177 Threats and prayers against
178 The words of the wicked in-
179 Words of the wicked against
157 Things found, lent, or en-
158 Oppression forbidden, and du-
159 Restitution to the injured to
160 Oppressors threatened.
161 Prayers for the oppressed.
162 Promises to the oppressed.
163 Duties of the rich toward the
167 Alms to be given to the poor
181 Talkativeness, rashness with
171 The stranger. widow and fa-
172 Promises to the strangers |
173 Of witness-bearing. Page 439
174 Lying forbidden, truth com-
201 An insatiable desire of riches.!
202 Threats against unjust mea- Sect.
203 Riches are not a lasting pos-
205 Possessing riches but not us-
206 Riches are attended with care
209 Trusting in riches and abu-
sing them, the sin of the wick-
212 The use of riches in the hand
1 Repentance the first doctrine
5 Remarkable instances of per-
8 Jesus Christ giveth repentance.
9 God's law, a mean of convert-
214 Riches promised to the righ-
215 Instances of good men that
216 Instances of riches not re-
217 Those things that are neces-16
n.ourning for sin.
Inconsideration of the wicked.
15 The case of those who with-
27 Shame enjoined as a mark of 5 Uses to be made of the dcc-
6 The dissolution of the heavens
The happiness of the righte-
The righteous have rest.
Page 473 11 They are present with Christ.
31 & 32 Confession and acknow-
ledgment of sin, promises to it.
33 Exhortations to confession.
34 Instances of confessing peni-
35 Confessions made in scripture
2 The term and boundary of hu-
3 The term of life is in God's 15 Life is promised.
4 Death prevailing over all man-17
kind of every character, rank,
5 Preparative duties for death.
6 No preparative duties are to be
Page 476 23 To suffering for Christ's sake.
1 Of a future judgment, and
CONCERNING THE BEING AND ATTRIBUTES OF GOD.
HAT there is a God, asserted, and proved by his works. Exod. iii. 14. The Lord said to Moses, I AM that I AM.
Ps. ix. 16. The Lord is known by the judgments he exe
xix. 1. The heavens declare the glory of God, and the earth sheweth his handy-work.
Ver. 2. Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto night sheweth knowledge. Job xii. 7, 8, 9.
Iviii. 11. Verily he is a God that judgeth in the earth.
c. 3. The Lord he is God, he made us.
2 Cor. i. 21. He that anointed us is God.
Heb. iii. 4. He that built all things is God. Rom. i. 20,
II. God is perfect. Matt. v. 48. Your Father in heaven is perfect.
1 John i. 5. God is light and in him is no darkness at all. III. God is one. Deut. vi. 4. Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord.
but one. Mark xii. 29.
1 Cor. viii. 4. There is none other God,
Matt. xxiii. 9. John viii. 41,
IV. He is God and Lord, alone. 2 Kings xix. 15. Thou art God alone. Ps. lxxxvi. 10. Isa. xxxvii. 16, 20.
Neh. ix. 6. Thou art Lord alone. Ps. xxxiii. 18. Whose name alone is Jehovah.
V. None else. Deut. iv. 35. The Lord he is God, there is none else. Isa. xiv. 5, 6, 14, 18, 22.-xlvi. 9.
VI. None besides him. 2 Sam. vii. 22. Neither is there any God besides thee.
xxii. 32. Who is God save the Lord? 2 Kings v. 15.
Isa. xliv. 6, 8. Beside me there is no God, I know not any. xlv. 5, 14, 21.
Hos. xiii. 4. Thou shalt know no God but me. Exod. xx. 3. VII. None with him. Deut. xxxii. 39. I am God, there is no God with me.
VIII. None before him. Isa xliii. 10. Before me there was no God formed.