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CONTENTS
OF THE
BOOKS OF THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS.
CHAP.
GENESIS.
Creation, 1
Formation of Man, 2
The Fall, 3
Death of Abel, 4
Generations of Adam, 5
The Ark, 6
The Deluge, 7
Waters assuaged, 8
Death of Noah, 9
Noah\’s generations, 10
Babel built, 11
CallofAbram, 12
Abramand Lot, 13
Battle of the kings, 14
Abram\’s faith, 15
Departure of Hagar, 16
Circumcision, 17
Abraham and the angels, 18
Destruction of Sodom, 19
Abraham denieth Sarah, 20
Isaac is born, 21
Isaac offered up, 22
Death of Sarah, 23
Isaac and Rebecca meet, 24
Abraham\’s death, 25
Isaac blessed, 26
Jacob and Esau, 27
Jacob\’s vision and vow, 28
Jacob marrieth Rachel, 29
Birth of Joseph, 30
Departure of Jacob, 31
Jacob and the angel, 32
Jacob and Esau meet, 33
Shechemites slain, 34
Jacob\’s altar at Beth-el, 35
Generations of Esau, 36
Joseph sold by his brethren,…. 37
Judah\’s incest, 38
Joseph and his mistress, 39
Pharaoh\’s butler, &c 40
Pharaoh\’s dreams, 41
Joseph\’s brethren in Egypt, 42
Joseph entertains his brethren, 43
Joseph\’s poil.-y to his brethren, 44
Joseph known to his brethren… 45
Jacob goeth into Egypt, 46
Joseph presents his brethren,… 47
Joseph goeth to his father, 48
Jacob blesseth his sons, 49
Death of Joseph, 50
EXODUS.
The Israelites oppressed, 1
Moses born, 2
The burning bush, 3
4
CHAP.
God\’s message to Pharaoh, 4
The bondage of the Israelites, … 5
God\’s promise renewed, 6
Moses goeth to Pharaoh, 7
Plague of frogs, 8
Plagues continued, 9
Plagues continued, 10
The Israelites borrow jewels,…. 11
Passover instituted, 12
Departure of the Israelites, 13
Egyptians drowned, 14
The song of Moses, 15
Manna and quails sent, 16
Moses builds an altar, 17
Moses meets his wife and sons,.. 18
God\’s message from Sinai, 19
The ten commandments, 20
Laws against murder, 21
Laws against theft, &c 22
Laws against false witness, &c. 23
Moses called into the mount,… 24
Form of the ark, 25
Curtains for the ark, 26
Altar of burnt-offering, 27
Aaron and his sons made priests, 28
Priests consecrated, 29
Ransom of souls, 30
Moses receiveth the two tables, 31
Golden calf. Tables broken,… 32
God talketh with Moses, 33
Tables renewed, 34
Free gifts for the Tabernacle,… 35
People\’s liberality restrained,… 36
Ark, Mercy-seat, &c 37
Sum of the offerings, 38
Holy garments made, 39
Tabernacle anointed, 40
LEVITICUS.
Burnt-offerings, 1
Meat-offerings, 2
Peace-offerings, 3
Sin-offerings, 4
Trespass-offerings, 5
Trespass-offerings, 6
Law of trespass-offerings, 7
Aaron and his sons consecrated, 8
Aaron\’s sin-offering, 9
Nadab and Abihu slain, 10
Unclean beasts, 11
Purifications, 12
Law of leprosy, 13
Law for the leper, 14
Uncleanness of issues, 15
Sin-offerings, 16
Blood forbidden, 17
CHAP.
Unlawful marriages, 18
Repetition of laws, 19
Denunciations for sins, 20
Priests\’ qualifications, 21
Nature of sacrifices, 22
Feasts of the Lord, 23
Shelomith\’s son, 24
The Jubilee, 25
Obedience required, 26
Nature of vows, 27
NUMBERS.
The tribes numbered, 1
Order of the tribes, 2
Levites appointed priests, 3
The service of the Kohathites, 4
Trial of jealousy, 5
Law of the Nazarite, 6
Offerings of the princes, 7
Levites consecrated, 8
Passover commanded, 9
The Israelites\’ march, 10
The Israelites loathe manna,. … 1
1
Miriam\’s leprosy, 12
Delegates search the land, 13
The people murmur at the report 14
Sundry laws given, 15
Korah, Dathan, &c. slain, 16
Aaron\’s rod flourisheth, 17
Portion ofthe priests and Levites 18
Law of purification, 19
Moses smiteth the rock, 20
Brazen serpent appointed, 21
Balak sends for Balaam, 22
Balak\’s sacrifices, 23
Balaam\’s prophecy, 24
Zimri and Cozbi slain, 25
Israel numbered, 26
Death of Moses foretold, 27
Offerings to be observed, 28
Offerings at feasts, 29
Vows not to be broken, 30
Midianites spoiled, 31
Reubenites and Gadites reproved 32
Journeys of the Israelites, 33
Borders of the land appointed, 34
Cities of refuge appointed, 35
Gilead\’s inheritance retained,… 36
DEUTERONOMY.
Moses rehearseth God\’s promise, 1
Story of the Edomites, 2
Moses prayeth to see Canaan,. .
.
3
An exhortation to obedience,… 4
Ten Commandments, 5
Obedience to the law enjoined, 6
Strange communion forbidden, 7
God\’s mercies claim obedience, 8
Israel\’s rebellion rehearsed, 9
The Tables restored, 10
An exhortation to obedience,… 11
Blood forbidden, 12
Idolaters to be stoned, 13
Of meats, clean and unclean,… 14
Ofthe year of release, 15
The feast of the Passover, 16
The choice and duty of a king, 17
The priests\’ portion, 18
Cities of refuge appointed, 19
The priest\’s exhortation before
battle, 20
Expiation of uncertain murder, 21
Of humanity toward brethren,.. 22
Divers laws and ordinances, 23
Of divorce, \’.. 24
Stripes must not exceed forty,… 25
Of the offering of first-fruits,…. 26
The law to be written on stones, 27
Blessings and curses declared,.. 28
God\’s covenant with his people, 29
Mercy promised to the penitent, 30
Moses giveth Joshua a charge, 31
The song of Moses, 32
The majesty of God, 33
Moses vieweth the land and dieth 34
JOSHUA.
Joshua succeedeth Moses, 1
Rahab concealeth the spies, 2
The waters of Jordan divided,… 3
Twelve stones for a memorial, … 4
Manna ceaseth, 5
Jericho besieged and taken, 6
Achan\’s sin punished, 7
Joshua taketh Ai, 8
The craft of the Gibeonites, 9
The sun and moon stand still,… 10
Divers kings conquered, 11
Names of the conquered kings, 12
Balaam slain, 13
The inheritance of the tribes,… 14
The borders of the lot of Judah, 15
Ephraim\’s inheritance, 16
The lot of Manasseh, 17
The lot of Benjamin, 18
The lot of Simeon, 19
Cities of refuge, &c 20
God giveth Israel rest, 21
The two tribes and halfsent home 22
Joshua\’s exhortation before his
death, 23
Joshua\’s death and burial, 24
CONTENTS.
JUDGES.
CHAP.
The acts of Judah and Simeon, 1
The Israelites fall into idolatry, 2
The nations left to prove Israel, 3
Deborah and Barak deliver Israel,
•• 4
The song of Deborah and Barak, 5
The Israelites oppressed by Midian,
6
Gideon\’s army, 7
The Ephraimites pacified , 8
Abimelech made king, 9
Tolah judgeth Israel, 10
Jephthah\’s rash vow, 11
The Ephraimites slain, 12
Samson born, 13
Samson\’s marriage and riddle,.. 14
Samson is denied his wife, 15
Delilah\’s falsehood to Samson,.. 16
Micah\’s idolatry, 17
TheDanites seek an inheritance, 18
The Levite and his concubine,.. 19
The complaint of the Levite,… 20
Benjamin\’s desolation bewailed, 21
RUTH.
Elimelech driven into Moab,… 1
Ruth gleaneth in Boaz\’s field,… 2
Boaz\’s bounty to Ruth, 3
Boaz marrieth Ruth, 4
FIRST BOOK OF SAMUEL.
, Samuel born, 1
Hannah\’s song, 2
\’ The Lord calleth Samuel, 3
Eli\’s death, 4
Bacon falleth before the ark,… 5
The ark sent back, 6
The Israelites repent, 7
The Israelites desire a king,…. 8
Samuel entertaineth Saul, 9
Saul anointed, 10
The Ammonites smitten, 11
Samuel\’s integrity, 12
Saul reproved, 13
Saul\’s victories, 14
Saul spareth Agag, 15
Samuel anointeth David, 16
David slayeth Goliath, 17
Jonathan\’s love to David, 18
Saul\’s jealousy of David, 19
David and Jonathan consult,-.. 20
David feigns himself mad, 21
^Nob destroyed, 22
David rescueth Keilah, 23
David spareth Saul, 24
The death of Samuel, 25
David findeth Saul asleep, 26
David fleeth to Gath, 27
Saul consults a witch, 28
Achish dismisseth David, 29
Amalekites spoil Ziklag, 30
Saul and his sons slain, 31
SECOND BOOK OF SAMUEL.
• David laments Saul, 1
I David mada king of Judah,…. 2
•Joab kill eth Abner, 3
CH\\P.
Ish-bosheth murdered, 4
David\’s age and reign, 5
Uzzah smitten, 6
God\’s promise to David, 7
David\’s officers, 8
David sends for Mephibosheth,.. 9
Hanun\’s villainy, 10
David\’s adultery, 11
Nathan\’s parable, 12
Amnon and Tamar, 13
Absalom\’s return, 14
Absalom\’s policy, 15
Shimei curseth David, 16
Ahithophel hangeth himself,… 17
Absalom slain by Joab, 18
Shimei is pardoned, 19
Sheba\’s revolt, 20
Saul\’s sons hanged, 21
David\’s thanksgiving, 22
David\’s faith, 23
David numbereth the people,… 24
FIRST BOOK OF KINGS.
Solomon anointed king, 1
David\’s death, 2
Solomon chooseth wisdom, 3
Solomon\’s prosperity, 4
Hiram and Solomon agree, 5
The building of the temple,…. 6
Ornaments of the tenrple, 7
The temple dedicated, 8
God\’s covenant with Solomon,.. 9
The queen of Sheba, 10
Ahijah\’s prophecy, 11
The ten tribes revolt, 12
Jeroboam\’s hand withere th, 13
Abijah\’s sickness and death,…. 14
Jeroboam\’s sin punished, 15
Jericho rebuilt, 16
The widow\’s son raised, 17
Elijah obtaineth rain, 18
Elisha followeth Elijah, 19
Samaria besieged, 20
Naboth stoned, 21
Ahab seduced, 22
SECOND BOOK OF KINGS.
Moab rebelleth, 1
Elijah\’s translation, 2
Moabites defeated, 3
The widow\’s oil multiplied, 4
Naaman cleansed, 5
A famine in Samaria, 6
Plenty in Samaria, 7
Ben-hadad killed, 8
Jezebel eaten by dogs, 9
Prophets of Baal slain, 10
Jehoash anointed king, 11
The temple repaired, 12
Elisha\’s death, 13
Amariah reigneth, 14
Azariah\’s leprosy, 15
Ahaz\’s wicked reign, 16
Ten tribes taken captive, 17
Rabshakeh\’s blasphemy, 18
Hezekiah\’s prayer, 19
Hezekiah\’s death 20
cnAP.
Manasseh\’s iniquity, 21
Huldah propbesietb, 22
Josiah destroyeth the idolaters, 23
Judah taken captive, 24
The temple destroyed, 25
I. CHRONICLES.
Adam\’s line to Noah, 1
The posterity of Israel, 2
The sons of David, 3
The posterity of Judah, 4
The line of Reuben, 5
The sons of Levi, 6
The sons of Issachar, 7
The sons of Benjamin, 8
The genealogies of Israel and
Judah, 9
Saul\’s overthrow and death,…. 10
David made king of Israel, 11
The armies that helped David, 12
David fetcheth the ark, 13
Hiram\’s kindness to David, 14
David bringeth the ark to Zion, 15
David\’s psalm of thanksgiving, 16
Nathan\’s message to David, 17
David\’s victoi-ies, 18
David\’s messengers ill-treated,.. 19
Rabbah taken and spoiled, 20
The plague stayed, 21
Preparation for the temple, 22
Solomon made king, 23
The order of Aaron\’s sons, 24
The number of the singers, 25
The division of the porters, 26
The twelve captains, 27
David\’s exhortation, 28
David\’s reign and death, 29
II. CHRONICLES
Solomon\’s offering,. 1
Solomon sendeth to Huram, 2
The building of the temple, 3
The vessels of the temple, 4
The temple finished, 5
Solomon blesseth the people,… 6
Solomon\’s sacrifice, 7
Solomon buildeth cities, 8
The queen of Sheba visiteth
Solomon, 9
Rehoboam made king, 10
Judah strengthened, 11
Rehoboam\’s reign and death,… 12
Abijah overcometh Jeroboam,.. 13
Asa destroyeth idolatry, 14
Asa\’s covenant with God, 15
Asa\’s death and burial, 16
Jehoshaphat\’s good reign, 17
Micaiah\’s prophecy, 18
Jehoshaphat\’s care for justice,.. 19
Jehoshaphat\’s fast and prayer,.. 20
Jehoram\’s wicked reign, 21
Ahaziah\’s wicked reign, 22
Joash made king, 23
Zechariah stoned, 21
TheEdomites overcome, 25
Uzziah\’s leprosy, 2t!
Jotham\’s good reign, 27
CHAP.
Ahaz\’s wicked reign, – 28
Hezekiah\’s good reign, 29
The passover proclaimed, 30
Provision for the priests, 31
Hezekiah\’s death, 32
Manasseh\’s wicked reign, 33
Josiah\’s good reign, 34
Josiah slain in battle, 35
Jerusalem destroyed, 36
EZRA.
The proclamation of Cyrus 1
The people return from Babylon, 2
The altar erected, 3
The decree of Artaxerxes, 4
Tatnai\’s letter to Darius, 5
The temple finished 6
Ezra goeth to Jerusalem, 7
Ezra keepeth a fast, 8
Ezra\’s prayer, 9
Ezra\’s mourning, 10
NEHEMIAH.
Nehemiah mourneth for Jerusalem,
1
Artaxerxes encourageth Nehemiah,
2
The names of the builders, 3
Nehemiah appointeth a watch, 4
Reformation of usury, 5
Sanballat\’s practices, 6
Hanani and Hananiah\’s charge, 7
The reading of the law, 8
A solemn fast appointed, 9
The points of the covenant, 10
\”Who dwelt at Jerusalem, 11
The high priest\’s succession,…. 12
Divers abuses reformed, 13
ESTHER.
Ahasuerus\’s royal feast, 1
Esther made queen, 2
Haman despised by Mordecai,.. 3
The mourning of the Jews, 4
Esther obtaineth the kings favour 5
Mordecai\’s good services, 6
Haman is hanged, 7
The rejoicing of the Jews, 8
Haman\’s ten sons hanged, 9
Mordecai\’s advancement, 10
JOB.
Job\’s losses and temptations,…. 1
Job smitten with biles, 2
Job curseth the day of his birth, 3
Eliphaz reproveth Job, 4
Afflictions are from God 5
Job wisheth for death 6
Job excuseth his desire of death, 7
Bildad sheweth God\’s justice…. S
The innocent often afflicted 9
Job expostulated with God,… 10
Zophar reproveth Job 11
God\’s omnipotence maintained, 12
Job\’s confidence in God 13
The conditions oi\’ man\’s life…. It
Eliphaz reproveth Job 15
Job reproveth his friends, 1(>
Job\’s appeal to God, 17
Bildad reproveth Job, 18
Job\’s complaint of his friends,.. 19
The portion of the wicked, 20
The destruction of the wicked, 21
Job accused of divers sins, 22
God\’s decree is immutable, 23
Sin goeth often unpunished, 24
Man cannot be justified before
God, 25
Job reproveth Bildad, 26
The hypocrite is without hope, 27
Wisdom is the gift of God, 28
Job bemoaneth himself, 29
Job\’s honour turned to contempt, 30
Job professeth his integrity, 31
Elihu reproveth Job, 32
Elihu reasoneth with Job, 33
God cannot be unjust, 34
Comparison not to be made with
God,..-. 35
The justice of God\’s ways, 36
God\’s great works, 37
God\’s wisdom is unsearchable,.. 38
God\’s power in his creatures,… 39
Job humbleth himself to God,.. 40
God\’s power in the creation,…. 41
Job\’s age and death, 42
PSALMS.
PSALM.
Happiness of the godly, 1
The kingdom of Christ, 2
The security ofGod\’s protection, 3
David prayeth for audience,… 4
David\’s profession of his faith, 5
David\’s complaint in sickness, 6
The destruction of the wicked, 7
God\’s love to man, 8
God praised for his judgments, 9
The outrage of the wicked, 10
God\’s providence and justice,… 11
David craveth God\’s help, 12
David boasteth of divine mercy, 13
The natural man described, 14
A citizen of Zion described,…. 15
David\’s hope of his calling,…. 16
David\’s hope and confidence,… 17
David praiseth God, 18
David prayeth for grace, 19
The church\’s confidence in God, 20
A thanksgiving for victory, 21
David\’s complaint and prayer, 22
David\’s confidence inGod\’s grace 23
God\’s worship in the world, 24
David\’s confidence in prayer,… 25
David resorteth unto God, 26
David\’s love to God\’s service,… 27
David blesseth God, 28
Why God must be honoured,… 29
David\’s praise for deliverance, 30
David rejoiccth in God\’s mercy, 31
AVho are blessed, 32
God is to be praised, 33
Those blessed who trust in God, 34
David prayeth for his safety,… 35
The excellency of God\’s mercy, 36
David persuadeth to patience,.. 37
David movethGod to compassion 38
The brevity of life, 39
Obedience the best sacrifice,…. 40
God\’s care of the poor, 41
David\’s zeal to serve God, 42
David prayeth to be restored,… 43
The church\’s complaint to God, 44
The majesty of Christ\’s kingdom 45
The church\’s confidence in God, 46
The kingdom of Christ, 47
The privileges of the church,… 48
Worldly prosperity contemned, 49
God\’s majesty in the church,… 50
David\’s prayer and confession, 51
David\’s confidence in God, 52
The natural man described, 53
David\’s prayer for salvation,… 54
David\’s complaint in prayer,… 55
David\’s promise of praise, 56
David in prayer fleeth to God, 57
David describeth the wicked,… 58
David prayeth for deliverance, 59
David\’s comfort in God\’s promises,
60
David voweth perpetual service, 61
No trust in worldly things, 62
David\’s thirst for God, 63
David\’s complaint of his enemies 64
The blessedness of God\’s chosen, 65
David exhorteth to praise God, 66
A prayer for God\’s kingdom,… 67
A prayer at the removing of the
ark, 68
David\’s complaint in affliction, 69
David\’s prayer for the godly,… 70
David\’s prayer for perseverance, 71
David\’s prayer for Solomon,…. 72
The righteous sustained, 73
David prayeth for the sanctuary, 74
David rebuketh the proud, 75
God\’s majesty in the church,… 76
David\’s combat with diffidence, 77
God\’s wrath against Israel, 78
The psalmist\’s complaint, 79
David\’s prayer for the church, 80
An exhortation to praise God,.. 81
David reproveth the judges,…. 82
The church\’s enemies, 83
David longeth for the sanctuary 84
David prayeth for mercies, 85
David\’s complaint of the proud, 86
The nature and glory of the
church, 87
David\’s grievous complaint,…. 88
God praised for his power, 89
God\’s providence set forth, 90
The state of the godly, 91
God praised for his great works, 92
The majesty of Christ\’s kingdom 93
David\’s complaint of impiety,.. 94
The danger of tempting God,… 95
God praised for his greatness,… 96
The majesty of God, 97
All creatures exhorted to praise
God, 98
God to be worshipped, 99
God to be praised cheerfully,.. 100
David\’s profession of godliness, 101
God\’s mercies to be recorded, 102
God blessed for his constancy, 103
PSALM.
God wonderful in providence, 104
The plagues of Egypt, 105
Israel\’s rebellion, 106
God\’s manifold providence,… 107
David\’s confidence in God,…. 108
David\’scomplaint ofhisenemies 109
The kingdom of Christ, 110
God praised for his works, Ill
The happiness of the godly,… 112
God praised for his mercy, 113
An exhortation to praise, 114
The vanity of idols, 115
David studieth to be thankful, 116
God praised for his mercy and
truth, 117
David\’s trust in God, 118
Meditation, prayer, and praise, 119
David prayeth against Doeg,.. 120
The safety of the godly, 121
David\’s joy for the church,…. 122
The godly\’s confidence in God, 123
The church blesseth God, 124
A prayer for the godly, 125
The church prayeth for mercies, 126
The virtue of God\’s blessing,.. 127
Those blessed that fear God,… 128
The haters ofthe church cursed, 129
God to be hoped in, 130
David professeth his humility, 131
David\’s care for the ark,. 132
The benefits of the saints\’ communion,..
133
An exhortation to bless God,.. 134
God praised for his judgments, 135
Godpraisedformanifoldmercies 136
The constancy of the Jews,… 137
David\’s confidence in God, 138
David defieth the wicked, 139
David\’s prayer for deliverance, 140
David prayeth for sincerity,… 141
David\’s comfort in trouble,…. 142
David complaineth of his grief, 143
David\’s prayer for his kingdom 1 44
God\’s help to the godly, 145
David voweth perpetual praise
to God, 146
God praised for his providence, 147
All creatures should praise God 1 48
God praised for his benefits,… 149
God praised upon instruments, 150
THE PROVERBS.
CHAP.
The use of the proverbs, 1
The benefit of wisdom, 2
Exhortation to sundry duties,.. 3
Persuasions to obedience, 4
The mischiefs of whoredom, 5
Seven things hateful to God,… 6
Description of a harlot, 7
The call of wisdom, 8
The doctrine of wisdom, 9
Virtues and vices contrasted,… 10
Continued, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16,
17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Observations about kings, 25
Sundry maxims, 26
Sundry maxims, 27
Observations of impiety, 28
Of public government, 29
Agur\’s prayer, 30
Lemuel\’s lesson of chastity, 31
ECCLESIASTES.
The vanity of all human things, 1
Wisdom and folly have one end, 2
A time for all things, 3
The good of contentment, 4
The vanity of riches, 5
The conclusion of vanities, 6
Remedies against vanities, 7
Kings are to be respected, 8
Wisdom is better than strength, 9
Of wisdom and folly, 10
Directions for charity, 11
The preacher\’s care to edify,…. 12
THE SONG OF SOLOMON\”.
The church\’s love to Christ, 1
Christ\’s care of the church, 2
The church glorieth in Christ,.. 3
The graces of the church, 4
Christ\’s love for his church, 5
The church\’s faith in Christ,… 6
The graces of the church, 7
The calling of the Gentiles, 8
ISAIAH.
Isaiah\’s complaint of Judah,… 1
Christ\’s kingdom prophesied,… 2
The oppression of the rulers,… 3
Christ\’s kingdom a sanctuary,.. 4
God\’s judgments for sin, 5
Isaiah\’s vision of God\’s glory,.. 6
Christ promised, 7
Israel and Judah threatened,… 8
The church\’s joy in Christ\’s birth 9
God\’s judgments upon Israel,… 10
The calling of the Gentiles, 11
Thanksgiving for God\’s mercies, 12
Babylon threatened, 13
Israel\’s restoration, 14
The lamentable state of Moab, 15
Moab exhorteth to obedience,… 16
Syria and Israel threatened,…. 17
God\’s care of his people, 18
The confusion of Egypt, 19
Egypt and Ethiopia\’s captivity, 20
The fall of Babylon, 21
The invasion of Jewry, 22
Tyre\’s miserable overthrow, 23
Judgments of God for sin, 24
The prophet praiseth God, 25
A song of praise to God, 26
God\’s care of his vineyard, 27
Ephraim threatened, 28
God\’s judgment on Jerusalem,… 29
God\’s mercies toward his church, 30
An exhortation to turn to God, 31
Desolation foreshown, 32
The privileges of the godly, 33
God revengeth his church, 34
The blessings of the gospel, 35
Rabshakeh insulteth Hezekiah, 36
Hezekiah\’s prayer, 37
Hezekiah\’s thanksgiving, 38
Babylonian captivity foretold,. 39 HI
The promulgation of the gospel, 40
CONTENTS. vn
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God mercies to his church, 41
Christ\’s mission to the Gentiles, 42
God comforteth his church, 43
The vanity of idols, 44
God calleth Cyrus, 45
Idols not to becomparedwithGod 46
God\’s judgment upon Babylon, 47
The intent of prophecy, 48
Christ sent to the Gentiles, 49
Christ\’s sufferings and patience, 50
The certainty of God\’s salvation, 51
Christ\’s free redemption, 52
The humiliation of Christ, 53
The church\’s enlargement, 54
The happy state of believers,… 55
Exhortation to holiness, 56
God reproveth the Jews, 57
Hypocrisy reproved, 58
The covenant of the Redeemer, 59
The glory of the church, 60
The office of Christ, 61
God\’s promises to his church,… 62
Christ sheweth his power to save, 63
The church\’s prayer, 64
The calling of the Gentiles, 65
The growth of the church, 66
JEREMIAH.
The calling of Jeremiah, 1
Israel is spoiled for his sins, 2
God\’s mercy to Judah,… 3
Israel called to repentance, 4
God\’s judgments upon the Jews, 5
Enemies sent against Judah,… 6
Jeremiah\’s call for repentance, 7
The calamities of the Jews, 8
Jeremiah\’s lamentation, 9
The vanity of idols, 10
God\’s covenant proclaimed, 11
The prosperity of the wicked,… 12
An exhortation to repentance,.. 13
The prophet\’s prayer, 14
Jeremiah\’s complaint, 15
The utter ruin of the Jews, 16
The captivity of Judah, 17
The type of the potter, 18
The desolation of the Jews, 19
Pashur smiteth Jeremiah , 20
Nebuchadnezzar\’s war, 21
The judgment of Shallum, 22
Restoration of God\’s people,…. 23
The type of good and bad figs, 24
Jeremiah reproveth the Jews,… 25
Jeremiah is arraigned, 26
Nebuchadnezzar\’s conquests,… 27
Hananiah\’s prophecy, 28
Jeremiah\’s letter, 29
i The return of the Jews, 30
i The restoration of Israel, 31
Jeremiah imprisoned, 32
I Christ the Branch promised,… 33
Zedekiah\’s fate foretold, 34
God blesseth the Rechabites, . . . 35
Jeremiah\’s prophecies, 36
The Chaldeans\’ siege raised, 37
feremiah cast into a dungeon,.. 38
Jerusalem is taken, 39
Jeremiah set at liberty, 40
fshniael killeth Gedaliuh, 41
CHAP.
Johanan promiseth obedience,.. 42
Jeremiah carried to Egypt, 43
Judah\’s desolation, 44
Baruch comforted, 45
Overthrow of Pharaoh\’s army, 46
The Philistines\’ destruction,…. 47
The judgment of Moab, 48
The restoration of Elam, 49
The redemption of Israel, 50
God\’s severe judgment, 51
Zedekiah\’s wicked reign, 52
LAMENTATIONS.
Jerusalem\’s misery, 1
Israel\’s misery lamented, 2
Sorrows of the righteous, 3
Zion\’s pitiful estate, 4
Zion\’s complaint, 5
EZEKIEL.
Ezekiel\’s vision, 1
Ezekiel\’s commission, 2
Ezekiel eateth the roll, 3
The type of a siege, 4
The type of hair, 5
Israel threatened, 6
Israel\’s desolation, 7
Vision of jealousy, 8
The mark preserved, 9
Vision of coals of fire, 10
The princes\’ presumption, 11
The type of removing, 12
Lying prophets, 13
Idolaters exhorted, 14
The rejection of Jerusalem, 15
God\’s love to Jerusalem, 16
The eagles and the vine, 17
Parable of sour grapes, 18
Of the lions whelps, 19
Israel\’s rebellions, 20
Prophecy against Jerusalem,… 21
Jerusalem\’s sins, 22
Aholah and Aholibah, 23
Jerusalem\’s destruction, 24
Ammonites threatened, 25
The fall of Tyrus, 26
Tyrus\’s rich supply, 27
Zidon threatened, 28
The judgment of Pharaoh, 29
Desolation of Egypt, 30
The glory and fall of Assyria,.. 31
The fall of Egypt, 32
Ezekiel admonished, 33
God\’s care of his flock, 34
Judgment of Seir, 35
Israel comforted, 36
Vision of dry bones, 37
The malice of Gog, 38
Israel\’s victory over Gog, 39
Description of the temple, 40
Ornaments of the temple, 41
The priests\’ chambers, 42
Return of God\’s glory, 43
The priests reproved, 44
Division of the land, 45
Ordinances for the princes, 46
Vision of the holy waters, 47
Portions of the twelve tribes,… 48
DANIEL.
Jehoiakim\’s captivity, 1
CHAP
Daniel advanced, 2
Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego,
3
Nebuchadnezzar\’s pride and fall 4
Belshazzar\’s impious feast, 5
Daniel in the lions\’ den, 6
Vision of four beasts, 7
Vision of the ram, 8
Daniel\’s confession, 9
Daniel comforted, 10
Overthrow of Persia, 11
Israel\’s deliverance, 12
HOSEA.
Judgments for whoredom, 1
The idolatry of the people, 2
The desolation of Israel, 3
Judgment threatened, 4
Israel a treacherous people, 5
Exhortation to repentance, 6
Reproof of manifold sins, 7
Israel threatened, 8
Captivity of Israel, 9
Israel\’s impiety, 10
Israel\’s ingratitude to God, 11
Ephraim reproved, 12
Ephraim\’s glory vanished, 13
Blessings promised, 14
JOEL.
God\’s sundry judgments 1
Exhortation to repentance, 2
God\’s judgments agaist his people\’s
enemies, 3
AMOS.
God\’s judgments upon Syria,… 1
God\’s -\\vrath against Moab, 2
Judgments against Israel, 3
God reproveth Israel, 4
A lamentation for Israel, 5
Israel\’s wantonness plagued, 6
Judgments of the grasshoppers, 7
Israel\’s end typified, 8
Israel\’s restoration promised,… 9
OBADIAH.
Edom\’s destruction for their
pride and violence, 1
JONAH.
Jonah sent to Nineveh, 1
The prayer of Jonah, 2
The Ninevites\’ repentance, 3
Jonah repines at God\’s mercy,.. 4
MICAH.
God\’s wrath against Jacob, 1
Against oppression, 2
The cruelty of the princes, 3
The church\’s glory, 4
The birth of Christ, 5
God\’s controversy, 6
The church\’s complaint, 7
NAHUM.
The majesty of God, 1
God\’s armies against Nineveh,.. 2
The ruin of Nineveh, 3
HABAKKUK.
Habakkuk\’s complaint 1
Judgment on the Chaldeans,… 2
Habakkuk\’s prayer, 3
ZEPHANIAH.
CHAP.
God\’s se\”vere judgments, 1
Exhortation to repentance, 2
Jerusalem sharply reproved,…. 3
HAGGAI.
The people reproved, 1
Glory of the second temple, 2
ZECHARIAH.
Exhortation to repentance, 1
Redemption of Zion, 2
The type of Joshua, 3
The golden candlestick, \’ 4
Curse of thieves, 5
Vision of the chariots, 6
Captives\’ inquiry of fasting,…. 7
Jerusalem\’s restoration, 8
The coming of Christ, 9
God to be sought unto, 10
Destruction of Jerusalem, 11
Judah\’s restoration, 12
Jerusalem\’s repentance, 13
Jerusalem\’s enemies plagued,… 14
MALACHI.
Israel\’s unkindness, 1
The priests reproved, 2
The majesty of Christ, 3
Judgments of the Mucked, 4
MATTHEW.
The genealogy of Christ, 1
Christ\’s nativity, 2
The preaching of John Baptist, 3
Christ tempted, 4
Christ\’s sermon on the mount,.. 5
Of alms and prayer, 6
Rash judgment reproved, 7
Christ\’s miracles, 8
Matthew called, 9
The apostles sent forth, 10
John sendeth to Christ, 11
Blasphemy against the Holy
Ghost, 12
Parable of the sower, 13
John Baptist beheaded, 14
The scribes reproved, 15
The sign of Jonas, 16
Transfiguration of Christ, 17
Christ teacheth humility, 18
Christ healeth the sick l!l
The labourers in the vineyard,.. 2fi
The fig-tree cursed, 21
The marriage of the king\’s sou, 25
The Pharisees exposed,
Destructionofthetempleforetold 24
Parable often virgins 25
Judas betrayeth Christ 26
Christ crucified 27
Christ\’s resurrection 28
MAEK.
Baptism of Christ… 1
Matthew called 2
The apostles chosen 3
Parable of the SOWer 4
Christ heals the bloody issue, .. 5
Christ walks on the sea 6
The Syrophenician woman 7
Tin- multitude led 8
Jesus transfigured 9
v*m CONTENTS.
CHAP.
Children brought to Christ, 10
The barren fig-tree, 11
The widow and her two mites,.. 12
The destruction of the temple
foretold, 13
Peter denieth Christ, 14
Crucifixion of Christ, 15
Resurrection of Christ, 16
LUKE.
Christ\’s conception, 1
Christ\’s circumcision, 2
John\’s testimony of Christ, 3
Christ tempted by Satan, 4
Miraculous draught of fishes,… 5
The twelve apostles chosen, 6
Christ\’s testimony of John, 7
Jarius\’ daughter raised, 8
How to attain eternal life, 9
Seventy disciples sent out, 10
A dumb devil cast out, 11
Covetousness to be avoided, 12
The crooked woman healed, 13
The great supper, 14
The prodigal son,. 15
The unjust steward, 16
The power of faith, 17
The importunate widow, 18
Zaccheus called, 19
Parable of the vineyard, 20
The widow\’s two mites, 21
Christ condemned, 22
Christ\’s death and burial, 23
Christ\’s resurrection, 24
JOHN.
The divinity of Christ, 1
Water turned into wine, . 2
Necessity of regeneration, 3
The woman of Samaria, 4
The impotent man healed, 5
Five thousand fed, 6
Christ teacheth in the temple,.. 7
Christ\’s doctrine justified, 8
The blind healed, 9
Christ the good shepherd, 10
Lazarus raised, 11
Christ foretelleth his death, 12
Christ\’s humility, 13
The Comforter promised, 14
Christ the true vine, 15
Christ warneth his disciples of
their sufferings, 16
Christ\’s prayer, 17
Jesus betrayed, 18
Christ\’s death and burial, 19
Christ\’s resurrection, 20
Christ appeareth to his disciples, 21
ACTS.
Matthias chosen, 1
Peter\’s sermon, 2
The lame healed, 3
Peter and John imprisoned, 4
Ananias and Sapphira, 5
Seven deacons chosen, 6
Stephen stoned, 7
CHAP.
Philip planteth a church in Samaria,
8
Saul\’s conversion, 9
Peter\’s vision, 10
Peter\’s defence, 11
Herod killeth James, 12
Paul preacheth at Antioch, 13
Paul stoned, 14
Circumcision disputed, 15
Timothy circumcised, 16
Paul persecuted, 17
Paul preacheth at Corinth, 18
Exorcists beaten, 19
Eutychus raised to life, 20
Paul goeth to Jerusalem, 21
Paul\’s defence, 22
Paul smitten, 23
Paul accused before Felix, 24
Paul appealeth to Cesar, 25
Agrippa almost a Christian, 26
Paul shipwrecked, 27
A viper fastens on Paul\’s hand, 28
ROMANS.
Paul greeteth the Romans, 1
Who are justified, 2
Justification by faith , 3
Abraham\’s faith acceptable,…. 4
Sin and death came by Adam, 5
Dying to sin, 6
The law not sin, 7
What frees from condemnation, 8
Calling of the Gentiles, 9
Paul\’s prayer for Israel, 10
All Israel are not cast off, 11
Love required, 12
Love the fulfilling of the law,.. 13
How to use Christian liberty,… 14
The intent of the Scriptures, 15
Paul\’s salutations, 16
I. CORINTHIANS.
The wisdom of God, 1
Christ the foundation, 2
Christians are God\’s temple,…. 3
Distinctions are from God, 4
The incestuous person, 5
Law forbid brethren, 6
Paul treateth of marriage, 7
Of meats offered to idols, 8
Paul\’s zeal to gain converts,…. 9
Old examples, 10
Rules for divine worship, 11
Spiritual gifts are diverse, 12
Charity commended, 13
Of strange tongues, 14
Of Christ\’s resurrection, 15
Paul commendeth Timothy, 16
II. CORINTHIANS.
Consolation in trouble, 1
Paul\’s success in preaching, 2
The excellency of the gospel,… 3
The Christian\’s paradox, 4
Paul assured of immortality,… 5
Exhortations to purity, 6
Godly sorrow profitable, 7
Liberality extolled, 8
CHAP.
Bounty praised, 9
Paul\’s spiritual might, 10
Paul\’s godly boasting, 11
Paul\’s revelations, 12
Paul\’s charge, 13
GALATIANS.
Of their leaving the gospel, 1
Peter reproved, 2
Justification by faith, 3
Christ freeth us from the law,.. 4
The liberty of the gospel,.. 5
Lenity recommended, 6
EPHESIANS.
Of election and adoption, 1
Christ our peace, 2
The hidden mystery, 3
Exhortation to unity, 4
Exhortation to love, 5
The Christian armour, 6
PHILIPPIANS.
Paul\’s prayer to God, 1
Exhortation to humility, 2
All loss for Christ, 3
General exhortations, 4
COLOSSIANS.
Christ described, 1
Exhortation to constancy, 2
Household duties, 3
Prayer recommended, 4
I. THESSALONIANS.
History of their conversion, 1
How the gospel was preached to
the Thessalonians, 2
Paul\’s love in sending Timothy, 3
Exhortation to godliness, 4
Description of Christ\’s coming, 5
II. THESSALONIANS.
Comfort against persecution,… 1
Of steadfastness in the truth,…. 2
To avoid idleness, Z
I. TIMOTHY.
Paul\’s charge to Timothy, 1
Prayers made for all men, 2
Of bishops and deacons, 3
Apostasy foretold, 4
Of widows and elders, 5
The gain of godliness, 6
II. TIMOTHY.
Paul\’s love to Timothy, 1
Exhortation to Timothy, 2
All Scripture inspired, 3
Qualification of ministers, 4
TITUS.
Qualifications for ministers, 1
Christians\’ duty, 2
Paul directeth what to teach,
and what not, 3
PHILEMON.
Philemon\’s faith commended,… 1
HEBREWS.
Christ far above angels, 1
Obedience due to Christ, 2
Christ above Moses,… r 3
The Christian\’s rest, 4
Of Christ\’s priesthood, 5
The danger of apostasy, 6
Melchisedek and Christ, 7
A new covenant, 8
The sacrifices of the law, 9
Christ\’s perfect sacrifice, 10
The power of faith, 11
Divers exhortations, 12
Obedience to spiritual rulers,… 13
JAMES.
Wisdom to be sought of God,… 1
Of faith and works, 2
The truly wise, 3
Against covetousness, 4
The trial of faith, 5
I. PETER.
Of God\’s spiritual graces, 1
Christ the corner-stone, 2
Duty of wives and husbands,… 3
Of ceasing from sin, 4
The duty of elders, 5
II. PETER.
Exhortation to duties, 1
False teachers foretold, 2
Certainty of judgment, 3
I. JOHN.
Christ\’s person described, 1
Christ our advocate, and propitiation,
God\’s great love,
Try the spirits,
The three witnesses,
II. JOHN.
An elect lady exhorted,
III. JOHN.
Gaius\’ piety commended,
JUDE.
Of constancy in the faith, 1
REVELATION.
Of the coming of Christ, 1
Balaam\’s doctrine, 2
The key of David, 3
The vision of a throne, 4
The book with seven seals, 5
The seven seals opened, 6
The number of the sealed, 7
Seven angels with trumpets,…. 8
A star falleth from heaven, 9
The book eaten, 10
The two witnesses, 11
The red dragon, 12
The beast with seven heads,— 13
The harvest of the world, 14
The seven angels with the seven
last plagues, 15
Of the vials of wrath, 16\’
The scarlet whore, 17
The fall of Babylon,.. 18
The lamb\’s marriage, 19
The first resurrection, 20
The heavenly Jerusalem described,
21
The tree of life, 22