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Devotion. See Worship of God.
Equivocating. See Lying.
Eternal life, 8.
Example of Christ and saints, follow. See
Live to God.
Excellency of Christ, 5.
Excellency of the Holy Scriptures, 1.
Excommunication. See Discipline.
Exhort one another, 15. 25.
Exhortations in public assemblies, 25.
Exorcism. See Witchcraft.
Eye God in amictions, 20.
Failings of God's children, 11.
Faith a means of salvation, 9.
Faith's nature and object, ib.
Its farther benefits, ib.
Its fruits and operations, ib.
It is the gift of God, 18.
Faithful and true to enemies, 17.
Falling away. See Apostacy.
False teachers, 28.
Fasting. See Prayer and common Calami-
Fathers. See Parents.
Favour of God to the righteous in general,
In time of affliction, 20.
With respect to error. See Deceivers. Fear not man, 14.
Fear God, ib.
Fervency of spirit. See Sincerity.
Flesh of Christ, 6.
Follow God fully, 14.
Follow after the Spirit, 19.
Fools. See Wisdom.
Forgive each other, 15.
Forgiveness of sin. See Pardon.
Formality. See Hypocrisy.
Forsake sin, 14.
Forsake not God or his ways, ib.
Fortress, God is to his. See Trust in God.
Free grace, 7, 8.
Fruits of faith, 9.
Fruitfulness in good works, 14.
Fruitfulness therein is from God, 18.
Gentle toward all men, 17.
Gifts extraordinary, and how they used them Hold fast to God and his way. Sæc Perse-
in the church, 25.
Holiness becometh saints, 14.
Holy Ghost is God, 3.
See Spirit of God.
Honour God, 14.
Honour saints, 15.
absoluteness: his Providence, ib. Honour parents. See Parents.
Honour of the saints, 12.
Honours amongst men.
Honours or magistracy are of God, 22.
In time of trouble, 20.
Human nature of Christ, 6.
Humble behaviour toward all men, 17.
Humiliation for sin, 14.
Humility in man, ib.
God takes notice of it, is pleased, 48.
Hunger after good. See Invitation to come
Hypocrites, hypocrisy, 26.
eternal life and salvation, ib. Their reward, ib.
IDLENESS. Sce Industry.
Forbid to the righteous, 17.
Jesus the Christ, 5.
Ignorance of the dead about things here, 68.
Illuminations. See Knowledge.
Imaginations. See Thonghts.
Imperfection of God's children, 11.
Imposition of hands, 25.
Industry in mens' callings, 52.
Inclinations in saints to sin, 11.
Incouragement in affliction and trials, 20.
To look to God when our case seems
Indifferency in religion. See Sincerity and
Integrity. See Uprightness.
Infiniteness of God, 2.
Infirmities of God's children. See Failings.
Intercession of Christ, 6.
Invisible God, 2.
Lord's day, 56.
Love of God in giving Christ, 5.
Love mutual between Christ and his church,
Love amongst saints, 15.
Love in its effects and fruits :
2. To brethren, 15.
Lowliness of Christ, 6.
Lowliness of man, 14.
Lukewarmness. See Sincerity and Zeal.
Magistrates, but men in God's sight, ib.
Maintenance of the clergy, 25.
Maintenance of the poor. See Poor.
Malice. See Envy.
Such knowledge not in men by na- Man's fall, ib.
Man's state under the law, ib.
Under guilt, ib.
Under the curse, ib.
Man's wickedness since his fall, ib.
Man's ignorance in that state, ib.
Man's bondage to Satan, 4.
Man's sad state hence, ib.
Man's salvation, how, 5.
Marriages. See Husbands.
Martyrdom. See Suffering for Christ. See
Mediator, Christ, 6.
Mediation. See Intercession.
No cause of boasting therein, 74. Meekness of Christ, 5.
Meekness of man, 14.
Meekness toward brethren, 15.
Memory of God's goodness to be recorded,
Members of churches, their qualifications, 25.
Men, wise, who. See Wisdom.
Mercy of God, 2.
Men dead, ignorant of men living, 68.
Mercy toward all men, 17.
Mind of God made known in dreams, &c. 53.
Mind or thoughts of men in general, 30.
Ministers or pastors of churches, and their
Ministers sits complained of, 25.
Oppose errors. See Seducers.
Order of the church in their assemblies and
Ordinances of God in public worship, ib.
Ordination of church officers, ib.
Outward privileges no security against judg-
Pant after God, 14.
Parables of Christ, 41.
Pardon of sin, 8.
Patience of God, 2.
Patience of man in general, 14.
Patience of saints each to other, 15.
To all men,
Patiently wait for God, 14.
Peace with God, 8.
Peace among brethren, 15.
With all men, 17.
Perfection of saints in Christ, 6.
Perjury. See Oaths.
Persecuting heathens, ib.
Persecuting Jews, ib.
Persecutions overruled by God, ib.
Toward persecutors, ib.
Their comforts therein, ib.
Persecutors designs are known to God, ib.
Persecutors reward, ib.
Such shall have grace to persevere, ib.
Of the gift of God, 18.
Piety. See Duty toward God in general.
Pity in God, 2.
Pity saints in trouble, 20.
Pity all men, 17.
Pleasures. See World.
Portion of believers is God, 14.
Pondering of good in the heart, 29.
Poor's relief, 15.
Powers among men.
Prayer in church assemblies, 25.
In times of trouble, 20.
In times of common calamities, 21.
One for another, 15.
For afflicted ones, 20.
For magistrates, 22.
For persecutors, enemies, 20.
Pray still, when all hope seems to be
Praises in general, 14.
Preachers in general, 24.
Preachers recompense, 24, 25.
Preaching in church assemblies, 25.
Predestination. See Election and Calling.
Presence of God desired by saints, 14.
Press after perfection, &c. 44.
Rebuke each other for sin, 15.
Recompense of hypocrites, 26.
Recompense of wickedness, 4. 14.
Reconciliation with God, 8.
Record the acts of God's goodness, 14.
Regard God in his providence. See Provi-
Regeneration. See Character of saints.
Rejoice in God and Jesus Christ, 14.
Rejoice in afflictions and persecutions, 20.
Rejoice not at the hurt of enemies, ib.
Relation between Christ and his church, 13.
cular congregations, 25.
Relations in the flesh, 16.
Relative duties. See Duties.
Rely on God. See Trust in him.
Religions wisdom. See Wisdom.
Remission of sin, 8.
Repentance in God, how, 31.
Reports not hastily to be believed, ib.
Resort not to such who use familiar spirits.
Restore mutually such who sin or offend, 15.
Restoration of the Jews. See Return.
Resurrection of Christ, 6.
Resurrection of man's body, 33.
Return of the Jews to their country, 57.
Return good for evil, 17. 20.
Revile not enemies, 20.
Revelations of old, by dreams, voices,
Reverence. See Fear. See Worship of God.
Reward of holiness. See Saints privileges
Reward of suffering for Christ, 20.
Reward of sin, 4. 14.
Reward of hypocrisy, 26.
Reward of persecutors, ib.
Riches. See World.
Righteous God, 2.
Righteous dear to Christ, 20.
Righteous in God's sight. See Justification.
Righteousness, mens' own, will not secure
their state, 74.
Righteousness of the law will not justify, 4.
Rule and greatness of God, 2.
Rule and greatness of Christ, 5, 6.
Rulers of kingdoms, 22.
Rulers of faith and practice, 14.
Sacrament. See Lord's Supper.
Sacrifices before the law, 43.