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THE MORAL LAW SUMMARILY COMPREHENDED IN THE
MATTH. Xix. 17.-If thou wilt enter into life keep the commandments,
LOVE TO GOD AND OUR NEIGHBOUR, THE SUM OF THE
Matth. XXI. 37, 38, 39.—Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy
heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and
great commandinent. And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy
neighbour as thyself.
Mark. XII. 30.- Thou shalt love the Lord thy God, with all thy strength,
THE PREFACE TO THE TEN COMMANDMENTS.
Exod. xx. 2.-I am the Lord thy God, which have brought thee out of the
land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.
Exod. xx. 4, 5, 6.- Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any
likeness of any thing, that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth be-
neath, or that is in the water under the earth. Thou shalt not bow down
thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the Lord, thy God, am a jealous
God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, unto the third
and fourth generation of them that hate me; and shewing mercy unto thou-
sands of them that love me, and keep my commandments,
THE CHURCH'S PRAYER AGAINST THE ANTICHRISTIAN
Psal. lxxiv. 19.-0 deliver not the soul of thy turtle dove unto the multitude
of the wicked,
The DUTIES REQUIRED IN THE SECOND COMMAND,
The Sixs FORBIDDEN,
OF THE THIRD COMMANDMENT.
Exod. xx. 7.—Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain ; for
the Lord will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain,
The Duties REQUIRED,
Tue Sins Forbidden,
OF THE REASON ANNEXED TO THIS COMMAND,
OF THE FOURTH COMMANDMENT.
Exod. xx. &>11.-Remember the Sabbath-day, to keep it holy.
shalt thou labour and do all thy work. But the seventh day is the Sabbath
of the Lord thy God : in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son,
nor thy daughter, thy man-servant, nor thy maid-servant, nor thy cattle,
nor the stranger that is within thy gates. For in six days the Lord made
heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and rested the seventh
day; wherefore the Lord blessed the Sabbath-day, and hallowed it,
The Duties RequIRED,
The Sins FORBIDDEN,
OF THE REASONS ANNEXED TO THIS COMMAND,
OF THE FIFTH COMMANDMENT.
Exod. xx. 12.—Honour thy father and thy mother : that thy days may be long
upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee,
The Mutual Duties of HUSBANDS AND Wives,
The Duties or CHILDREN TO PARENTS,
The Duty of Parents to CHILDREN,
The Duty of SERVANTS TO Masters,
The DUTY OF MASTERS TO Servants,
The Duty of People TO MINISTERS,
The DUTY OF MINISTERS to People,
Tim. v. 17.-Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double ho-
nour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine,
Exod. xx. 16– Thou shalt pot bear false witness against thy neighbour,
OF THE TENTH COMMANDMENT.
Exod. xx. 17.- Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's house, thou shalt not
covet thy neighbour's wife, nor his man-servant, nor his maid-servant, nor
bis ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that is thy neighbour's,
OF MAN'S INABILITY TO KEEP THE LAW PERFECTLY.
Eccles. VII. 20. For there is not a just man upon earth, that doeth good, and
AN EXPLANATION of Genesis vi. 9, IN THE Notes,
OF SIN IN ITS AGGRAVATIONS.
Ezek. viii. 15.-- Turn thee yet again, and thou shalt see greater abominations
Gal. 111. 10.—It is written, Cursed is every one that continueth not in all
things which are written in the book of the law to do them,
OF THE MEANS OF SALVATION IN GENERAL.
Heb. 11. 3.—How shall we escape, if we neglect so great salvation ?
OF FAITH IN JESUS CHRIST.
JOHN 1. 12.-But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become
the sons of God, even to them that believe in his name,
Acts xi. 18.—Then hath God also to the Gentiles granted repentance unto life, 411
OF CHRIST'S ORDINANCES IN GENERAL.
Isa. xi. 3.—Therefore with joy shall ye draw water out of the wells of salvation, 416
HOW THE WORD IS MADE EFFECTUAL TO SALVATION.
EPH, vi. 17.—The sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God,
HOW THE WORD IS TO BE READ AND HEARD.
LUKE vII. 18.—Take heed therefore how ye hear,
THE DUTY OF ATTENDING ON ORDINANCES.
Acts x. 33.—Immediately before I sent to thee : and thou hast well done that
thou art come. Now therefore are we all here present before God, to hear
all things that are commanded thee of God,
A CAVEAT AGAINST RECEIVING THE GOSPEL IN VAIN.
2 Cor. vi. 1.- We then, as workers together with him, beseech you also, that ye
receive not the grace of God in vain,
THE DANGER OF NOT COMPLYING WITH THE GOSPEL
Prov. ix. 12.-If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself; but if thou
scoroest, thou alone sbalt bear it,
HOW THE SACRAMENTS BECOME EFFECTUAL MEANS OF
I Cor. xII. 13.–For by one Spirit are we all baptized into one body, whether
we be Jews or Gentiles, whether we be bond or free ; and have been all
made to drink into one Spirit,
THE NATURE OF THE SACRAMENTS.
Rom. iv, 11.–And he received the sign of circumcision, a seal of the righteous-
ness of the faith, which he had yet being uncircumcised,
GENESIS xvii. 10, EXPLAINED IN THE NOTES,
The NUMBER OF THE SACRAMENTS,
1 Cor 1x. 23_25.--I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered
unto you, That the Lord Jesus, the same night in which he was betrayed,
took bread; and when he bad given thanks, he brake it, and said, Take,
eat : this is my body broken for you : this do in remembrance of me.
After the same manner also, he took the cup, when he had supped, saying,
This cup is the new testament in my blood : this do ye, as oft as ye drink
it, in remembrance of me,
OF THE WORTHY RECEIVING OF THE LORD'S SUPPER,
2 Cor. XI. 28.—But let a man examine himself, and so let bim eat of that bread,
and drink of that cup,
THE NECESSITY OF SELF-EXAMINATION.
2 Cor. xii. 5.-Examine yourselves, whether ye be in the faith : prove your
own selves: know ye not your own selves, how that Jesus Christ is in you
except ye be reprobates,
THE DANGER OF UNWORTHY COMMUNICATING.
I Cor. xi. 29.-For he that eateth and drinketh unworthily, eateth and drinketh
damnation to himself, not discerning the Lord's body,
THE NATURE OF PRAYER.
Eph. vi. 18.-Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and
watching thereunto with all perseverance, and supplication for all saints,
A DISCOURSE ON SECRET PRAYER.
Matt, vi. 6.—But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when
thou hast shut thy door, pray to thy Father which is in secret, and thy Fa-
ther which seeth in secret, shall reward thee openly,
OF THE RULE OP DIRECTION IN PRAYER.
Matt. vi. 9.–After this manner, therefore, pray ye, Our Father, &c.,
THE PREFACE OF THE LORD'S PRAYER.
MATT. VI. 9.–Our Father which art in heaven,