The great Blessing and the absolute Necessity of a
Luke ï. 10. Behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which
fhall be to all people.
The Meaning and the Extent of the Salvation pur-
chased by Jesus Christ.
This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all accepta-
tion, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save finners.
Dispositions necessary to make Jesus Christ and his
Gospel the greatest of all Blessings.
MALACHI IV. 2. Unto you that fear my name, shall the Sun of
righteousness arise with healing in his wings.
The Duty of Christ's Ministers, and the unhappy State
of those who hold the Truth in Unrighteousness.
2 Cor. V. II. Knowing the terror of the Lord, we persuade men 297
The Design and History of Christianity.
I Tim. i. 15. Tit. ii. 14. I Tim. iy. 1. Jesus Christ came into
the world to save finners:-And gave himself for us, that he might
redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto himself a peculiar peo-
ple, zealous of good works. Now the Spirit speaketh expressly,
that in the latter times fome shall depart from the faith, giving heed
to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils; and (Jude 4) turning
the grace of God into lasciviousness.
All Pleas and Excuses for living in Ignorance and Sin
made void by the Gospel Dispensation.
John xv. 22. But now they have no cloak for their fin.