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Ilumination, spiritual, nature and ne-

cessity of, i 95. 116. 376. 440. ï. 299.
necessity of, i. 426 431.

Jews, dealings of God towards them,
Illumination, Divine, nature of, what, i. 416.
ii. 499

unbelief and disobedience of, ibid.
peculiar to the saved, ii 506. how justified under the law, iji. 52.
different from what natura men Jewish dispensation, an acknowledg.
experience, how, č. 509.

ment of the holiness of the moral
effects of, what, ii. 510.

law, and necessity of an atonement,
is the beginning of spiritual, and ü. 378. ji. 52.
the earnest of eternal life, ii. 526.

- preparatory to the Christian dispen-
Impenitence of the wicked, voluntary, sation, ii. 29. $78. iii. 10. 21. 56.
i 395. and criminal, i 396.

Jewish religion, divinity of, ii. 26.
Imperfection, remains of, in believers, Job's religion not selfish, iï. 299.
what, i. 60 and Note.

Joy, false, what, ii 283.
Imputation of Adam's sin to his poste. -source of, what, ü. 425.

rity, considered, i 221. 300. 312. John the Baptist, preaching of, what,
-of Christ's righteousness to believers, i 450
doctrine of, i. 457.

Justice of God, i. 82 343.
Inability, moral, criminal and punish- - punitive justice, nature of, I. 346.
able, i. 150–163.

displayed in the death of Christ, is
extent of, i. 226.

353. 371. Ü. 391.
nature of, what, ii. 496.

Judgment, final, described, ii. 84.
consequences of denying it, what, reflections of angels and saints up-
i. 258.

on its transactions, ii. 88. 97.
Indignation of God against sin, reason- Justification by free grace, doctrine of,
ableness of, äi 359

i. 356. jii, 79.
Indwelling sin, in believers, i. 246.

manner of, what, ii 410.
of the Spirit in do. i. 449.

by faith alone, i. 457 not by man's
Infants, baptised, whether members of righteousness, ii. 409. nor for his
the visible church; considered, iii 187.

graces, ij. 411.
consequences of supposing them

impossible by works of law, i 123.
entitled to all church privileges, what, üi, 22. or by sineere obedience, üi.
iii. 188. and passim.

Infidelity, in the hearts of unregene. - by works, how understood, üi. 46.
rate men. i. 459. ii. 210. 299.

Justifying faith, what, i. 437.
Infinite wisdom and rectitude of the Di-

- nature of, and what implied in it,
vine naturc and government, ii 114. üj. 60—66.
belief of this essential to the founda-

fruits of, what, iii. 66.
tion of true religion, ii 1. 9. 175.

is not believing that to be true wbicke
Israelites, dealings of God with, i. 76. was not true before, ïï. 88.
170-176. 415.

- is not believing that our sins are for.
inexcusable in their disobedience and given, ïi 253 is 92. 101.
unbelief, i. 170-175.

illustrated in twenty-four particulars,
their receiving the law upon mount iii. 63-67.
Sinai, iii 15.

- is not an act of the unregenerate
their unbelief, and its consequences, sinner, iii. 295.
what, iii. 115
- designs of God, in bis dealigs to-
wards them, what, i. 76.

- how they obtained pardon, ii. 444.
Isralites, circumcised, duties of, what, Knowledge, importance of, ii. 75.
üj 138. Note

Knowledge of God, possible no further
Irresistible grace, necessary to conver- than God manifests himself, ii. 76.
sion, i. 237

how obtained, ii. 337.
Invitations of God, the ground of a - a source of endless and increasing fe-

sinner's encouragement to come to licity to holy beings, ii. 77. 169.
him, i. 400. ii. 241. 263. 396. 434. essential to true love, i 142.

Knowledge of the glory of God, mbat,

ür. 508.

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Knowledge of our guilty and helpless Law of God given on Mount Sinai, a

condition, necessary to our under- plainer edition and republication of
standing and embracing the gospel, i. the law of nature, iii. 29.
337. 355. and to our accepting the - approbation of, necessary to receiving
righteousness of Christ, i. 369.

the gospel, iii. 24.
Knowledge, speculative, insufficient to · Paul's experience of its efficacy,
beget love to God, iii. 307. 308. what, iii. 27.

errors of Pelagians, Socinians, and Law of Moses inconsistent with the Ar.
Antinomians, on this point, iii. 307. minian scheme, iii. 39.

Life, everlasting, promised to believers,

what, i. 449.

nature of, ü. 430.

Light, spiritual, nature and effects of,
Law of God, duties required in it, what, i. 426.
i, 53. iii. 268.

Libertine, his language before the tribu-
- extent of its requirements, i. 143. nal of Christ, considered, üi. 36.
- unalterable and incapable of any a- Living by faith, mistakes about, ii. 195.
batement, i. 110-127. 145.

fitness of, i. 111. 147.

Love of God to us, various senses of,
- threatenings of, what, i. 120. 159. what, ii. 217.
[See threatenings not abated, i. 145.] Love to God, what is implied in, i. 54.

consequences of supposing it abated - a true knowledge of God, i. 54.
and altered, what, i. 116, 117. 254. esteem of him, i 59-61.

the criterion of moral character and benevolence, i. 61-63.
of blameworthiness, ii. 371.

- delight in him, i. 65.
repentance presupposes a love and devotedness to him, i. 64. [See de-
approbation of it, ii. 373.

fulfilled by Christ, how, i. 358. this motives from which true love to God
necessary, why, i. 359.

takes its rise, i. 67.
the rule of life to the believer, ii. from his infinite amiableness, i. 67.

from what he has done, and pro-
- is perfect, requiring sinless obedi- mises to do for us, i. 131.
ence, iii. 237.

from his command and authority,
- submission to, necessary, in order to 1. 133. iij. 466.
receiving the gospel, i 125.

- measure of love to God, what is re-
Law, holy, just, and good, independ. quired, i. 143.

ently of the gospel, ii. 205-212. Lore to God, obligation to it binding,

originally from what he is in himself,
- antecedently to a consideration of i. 97.
the gift of Christ, and the work of re- infinitely, i. 99.
demption, ii. 359. iii. 267.

eternally, i. 108.
approbation of, necessary to our unchangeably, i. 109.
embracing the gospel, ii. 209. 212. the foundation of all religion, ii. 366.
265. Note. 361. 384.

the foundation of all holy obedience,
- objection answered, ii. 362.

i. 66. 192.
Laws of God display his goodness, i. 84. fruits and effects of, what, i. 138.
Law, our schoolmaster, jii. 9.

Love to God arising from an apprehen-
- view of it as given on Mount Sinai, sion of his love to us, and not from
ji. 14-17.

a discovery of his moral excellence,
- uses of, what, ibid.

false and spurious, i. 58. Note. 126.
requirements of, what, jö. 17, 18. 128. ii. 219. 404. iii. 461.

promises life on condition of sinless – primary and chief motive that ought
obedience, iii. 18. 19.

to induce us to love, what, ii. 200, 201.
-threatens eternal damnation for eve. Loving God, not for what he is, crimi.

ry violation of it, č. 320. iii. 19--22. nal, i. 128.
- in what sense unders od by St. Paul, Love, true, distinguished from self-love,
considered, iü. 21. Note.

i. 135—139. ii. 221. 316.
by the deeds of it, no flesh justified, counterfeit, its nature and effects
iii. 22.

described, i, 139–142.
- Israelites obliged to approve of it, - to our neighbour, i. 179. (See neigh-
üi. 23.


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Love to our neighbour, none without Means which God uses for the recorery
love to God, i. 87.

of sinners, what, i. 388. 409.
- of Christ, greatness of, ii. 347, - of grace, their use and efficacy to
- to Christ, necessarily implies love to sinners, what, i. 225. how, and for
God, ii. 301. Note.

what ends to be used by them, i. 424
essential to true faith, i. 438.

-426. [See unregenerate.]
to Christians, what, i. 182.

- external, sufficient to render the sub-
Lord's supper, a seal of the covenant jects of them accountable, i. 170
of grace, iii. 161. and passim.

the nature and design of this covenant misimprovement of, criminal and
here sealed, iji. 166.

punishable. [See heathen.]
qualifications necessary to receiving Mediator, office of, i. 295.
this seal aright, what, ibid.

necessity of, i. 339. and why, i. 351.
- is not a converting ordinance, ii. 167. - Christ's fitness and sufficiency for, i.

- infant baptism does not qualify a per- · God-man mediator, i. 481.
son for it, iii. 402 442.

- inter position of, necessary before
- indispensable duty of all godly per- God could deal with man in a way of
sons to come to it, iï. 397.

mercy, li. 450.
Mediation of Christ, design of, what,

ji. 376.

the procuring cause of all benefits to

man in the present world, i. 389. 403
Man, original state of, ij. 54.

- made a free-agent, ibid. and lord of

- procures a reprieve from, and sus.
this lower world, ibid.

pension of the threatened ruin, i, 403.
- his natural capacity and faculties the

lays men under infinite obligations,
same as before the fall, i. 148.

iii. 467.
- his natural capacity to fulfil the law Messiah, final judge of the world, ii. 83.

of God considered, i. 144-149. Merit, personal, insufficient to obtain a
destitute of the moral image of God, title to heaven, i. 15.
hy nature, i. 200. 316.

none in the perfect obedience of
- perishing condition of, i. 299. ground

creatures, i. 99. 101. 129.
of it, what, i. 300. 314.

false notions of, i 107.
Mankind, all equally sinful by nature, Mercy, God's, designs of, by what er.

i. 240. 317. ii. 34. Note. ii. 305. cited, considered, i. 320.

- not to mitigate the severity of the
-- naturally enemies to God, i. 162. constitution made with Adam, ibid.
317. jjj. 303. 311. Note.

nor of the law of nature, i. $22.
evidences of it, i. 318. jji. 306.

nor by man's inability to keep it, i.
in their opposition to the gospel, i. 326. nor by any gondness in inan,

420. iii. 305.

329. but are from his own self-moving
- voluntary in their bad and sinful tem- goodness and sovereign grace, i. $30,

Mercy, exercises of, what, i. 3i8.
- naturally insensible of their guilt and door of, opened by Jesus Christ, i.
perishing condition, i. 318.

$80. 428. ii. 399.
are restrained by the goodness of - God's purposes of, how carried into
God, how, i. 407.

effect, i. 409.
greater part of, may yet be saved, i. Millennium, i. 496.

commencement of, i. 503.
Magistrates, duty of, i. 535.

certainty of, i. 504.
Manicheans, their notions respecting glory of, i. 510.

the origin of evil, what, ii. 170. duration of, i. 514.

Ministers, duty of, i. 538.
Mather, Dr. Increase, observations of, in the admission of persons into

respecting the proper subjects of bap. the church, iii, 124. 408.
tism, and the qualifications which in the administration of baptism,
give parents the right of baptism for mi, 401.
their children, iii. 395-397.

Misery in itself undesirable to God, i.
Marshall, Mr. his notions about assur- 88. love of it not to be attributed to
ance, what, č. 228. 214.

him, iii. 525.

per, i. 153.

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Moral excellency of Ged, a sight of, Obedience of creatures to God, rea-

lays the foundation for divine love, i. sonableness of, i. 79,

why approved and rewarded, i. 79
the foundation of moral obligation, -80.
iji. 458.

Obedience, perfect, lays God under no
- view of, convinces the mind of the obligations, i. 101.
truth of the gospel, ii. 510.

the condition of life by the first
kills a self-righteous spirit, ii. 486. covenant, i, 101.
Moral government of God, original ex- the condition on which the law

cellency and design of, ii. 352. [See promises life, iii. 18.

- sincere, not all that is required, i.
Moral inability, what, i. 149.

- criminal, i. 150.

is insufficient, iii. 44.
inexcusable, i. 155. 326.

Obligations, God under done to save
not excused by being derived from sinners, i. 352. 369—371.
Adam. i. 156.

ours to live devoted to God many and
Moral obligation, foundation of, i. 81. solemn, i. 279. 285.

Obligation to love God ceases not from
Moral suasion, insufficiency of, to pro- our indisposition, i. 109.

duce conversion, i. 162. jj. 535. - moral, foundation of, what, i. 81-
Mosaic dispensation, preparatory to the 83 262.
gospel, iii. 10. 21. 56.

Opposition of Jews and Gentiles to the
Moses, Divine legation of, ii. 26. gospel, i. 418.

Original corruption, God not the au-

thor of, i. 219.

whence derived, i. 221.
Neighbour, love to him, what required,
i. 179-183.
how manifested, i. 186.

motives by which we are to be in. Pardon of sin, inconsistent with the
fluenced to it, i. 183.

Divine perfection, without an atone.
it is right and fit, ibid.

ment, ii. 343.
the command and authority of how obtained, ii. 454.
God, i. i84.

Parents, obligations of, to their baptised
example of God, i. 185.

children, iii. 185.
standard and measure of it, what, their right to their children, what,
i. 186.

ii. 464.
its counterfeits, natural compas- duties towards them, what, iii. 486.
sion, i. 188. good-nature, ibid. natu- Passive faith, insufficient and unscriptu.
ral affection, i. 189. party spirit, i ral, ii. 397. uote. 403.
190. that arising from other's love to · Mr. Sandeman's notions of, errone-
ns, ibid. from their being as bad as

ous, iii. 258.

Patience and forbearance of God, abu.
Nicodemus, his coming to Christ for in- sed by sinners, i. 406-408.
struction, i. 293.

greatness of, towards a rebellious,
Christ's conference with, i. 294. guilty world, iii. 520.
Non-elect, dealings of God towards, Patriarchs, dealings of God with, i. 413
what, i. 394. 421.

- subjects of common mercies and Paul's way of reasoning, in his epistle
common grace, i. 396.

to the Galatians, shown, ii. 12, 13.
- causes of their own destruction, i. Perfections of God, natural and moral,
395. 400

i. 69.

- how discovered, i, 69-97.

by his works, i. 70-93.

by his word, i. 93–95.
Obedience, active, of Christ, necessa- by his Holy Spirit, i. 95-97.
ry, i. 358.

gloriously displayed in the death of
the ground of our acceptance with Christ, ii. 337. 356.
God, i. 363. (See Christ. ]

Permission of sin, lessens not the evil
Obedience of Christ, meritorious, why, and criminality of it, ï. 145, 155.
ü 389.

[See sin.]

we, ibid.

Perfect obedience, required by the law, ( Promises of graec, performed to them
jjj. 17.

that seek aright, iii 254.
required of the Israelites, iii. 57. Providence of God, i. 70. and passim.
[See obedience.]

extent of, ii. 178-180.
Perseverance of saints, doctrine of, i. Punishment, eternal, a doctrine of scrip-
242. 440.

ture, üi. 32. 460
-- a motive to Christian diligence, i. the just desert of sin, iii. 31-38.

inconsistent, except sin be a viola
- inseparable from effectual calling, i. tion of infinite obligation, and an in

finile evil, iii. 459.
Perseverance, christian, motives to, not designed merely to confirm the
what, i. 285,

righteous in everlasting obedience,
necessity of, i. 287.

essential to admittance to heaven, Punitive justice essential to the charac-
jii. 48.

ter of God, i. 346. ii. 509-512. and
directions for, what, i. 291.

an amiable perfection of God, ii. 413.
Pharaoh, dealings of God with, i. 75. , 321.
ii. 217.

-display the wisdom of God, i. 91,
his conduct ander the dealings of

God, what, jj. 18.
- hardens his own heart, ii. 31. Questions respecting the duty of the
Pharisees, their false notions concern-

unregenerate, in the use of means,
ing the law of God, i. 114. iii. 143. answered, iii. 257.
their faise glosses of the law, a cause respecting the carpal mind, in what
of their rejecting the gospel, ii. 424. sense it is enmity against God, an-
üi. 283.

swered, iii. 290. and passim.
Prayers of awakened sinners, nature of, Queries, various, stated and answered,
considered, i. 234.

ii. 230-236.
Preparation of the world for the advent

of Christ, necessary, iii. 56.
Preparatory work, necessary to sinners,

in order to receive the gospel, ibid.
Presumption, what, and how different Ramsey, Chevalier, notions of, respect-
from faith, ii. 234.-236.

ing the fall of man, and his final ires.
Principles, no matter what they are toration, ü. 106.

if the life be but good,” false and dan- Reconciliation to God and his govera.
gerolis, i. 55. Note. Ž. 372.

ment, what, ii. 401.
Principle, holy, in the regenerate, - manner of it, what, ü. 517.
given in regeneration and confirmed

whether the gospel calls sinful men
after the first act of faith, i. 449. iii.

to be reconciled to the true character
334. Note.

of God which they hate, or to an.
Probation, the present life a state of, other character of God, cousidered,
i. 47.

iii. 314. and passim.
- new state of, to sinners, i. 348. 350. Reconcileable to the world, God is, i.
under the gospel, i. 393. 103.

390. iii. 467.
Promises of God to Christ, absolute, iii. Redemption, by Jesus Christ, the great-

est work of God, îi. 80. 337.
- of the gospel to sinners, conditional, Regeneration, nature of, i. 431.
ii 246. jj. 114.

antecedent to faith, i. 450. Note. ü.
Promises of God to believers, what, i. 264. 512. iii. 294

not produced by light, üi. 307, 308.
- none but believersinterested in them, effects of, iii. 59.
iii. 112.

- decessity of, ü. 438. iii. 309.
-- to Abraham, what, ii. 249. iii. 110.

restores the soul to that image of
Promises of grare, none to the unrege- God, in which Adam was created, ii.
nerate, i. 224. ii. 246. ii. 343, and

335. 337. in what this image consists,

- none to unbelievers, iii. 284. Refined Antinomianism, blow at the
objections answered, i. 225-228.

root of, iii. 79-119.
doctrines of, what, iii. 118.


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