The Whole Works of the Rev. James Hervey: In Six Volumes, Volume 6

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Contents

worship
49
On levity in conversation and attendance on public 38 On his Meditations
51
On a poem entitled The Deity
53
The Christians duty and triumph ib 41 Of the Holy Scriptures
57
A narrative of conjugal affliction
60
The Bible to be chiefly studied 46 Of sanctified afflictions 47 On the benefit of afflictions 49 Of the Puritan doctrine
69
Of selfelevation and assurance
71
Christs presence at the marriage of Cana vindicated 72 sl 54 Of acceptance with God 55 Of assurance and charity
82
On the excellency of the Scriptures
85
On the Sunday Thoughts
92
Encouragement to one in affliction
93
The duty and encouragement of a gospel min
96
On hospitality
98
On various subjects
100
Of Zimmermannus
104
His method of catechizing
105
Comfort under spiritual distress
106
Application of salvation the work of the Divine Spirit
109
On diligence in the ministry
110
The laudable strife of a Christian
112
The Christian spirit a charitable one ib 69 Christian conversation c 11
113
Of the mystic writers c
114
Of selfelevation and assurance
115
The comforts of Christianity a powerful motive to holi 11
124
On Christian conduct
153
Unbelief the reigning sin of the nation Page 306
169
112 Additions proposed to the Remarks on Lord Boling
179
On different subjects
204
Of publishing Theron and Aspasio Page
209
On miscellaneous subjects
211
On the same subject
212
On his Theron and Aspasio
213
On a chronological manuscript
214
On Hodges Elihu
215
On Fowlers Design of Christianity ib 129 On bis Theron and Aspasio
216
On different books
217
On his epistolary insolvency
219
Mr Walkers character and of the rules of his reli gious society
221
How writings are successful
222
Remarks on some books
223
On the same subject
225
The authors wishes for himself
226
Scriptural criticisms ib 138 A specimen of Houbigants criticisms
228
On the same subject
231
On his Theron and Aspasio
235
Comfort and advice to two malefactors
236
Plan of a supplement to Theron and Aspasi
241
Advice to a physician
244
On the state of the saints after death
246
On various subject3
250
Of Saurins sermons
251
Burnhams behaviour at his death censured The conversion of a libertine
252
The value of life
257
On neglecting to preach Christ
278
Some remarks on not preaching Christ
279
Plan of a supplement to Theron and Aspasio
290
On different subjects
292
On assurance of salvation
293
A doctrinal tenet censured A character of some books
295
Character of some writings
297
On various subjects
300
On the same subject
301
On courage for the cause of Christ The benefit of affliction exemplified
303
A sense of the love of Christ a strong consolation against the fear of death
305
Unbelief the reigning sin of the nation Page
306
Scriptural difficulties
308
Character of Greys last words of David
309
A character of some scriptural poems
311
Marshall defended ib 173 Of improving time
312
A proof of a future state of happiness Luthers mn
313
On miscellaneous subjects
318
to it
319
On the Earnest Invitation A solemn prayer suited 177 Comfort under afflictions A character and extract of the Battle of the Sexes
327
Of being courageous for Christ
330
On different subjects 531
333
On different subjects
335
A caution against despair
337
Gospel doctrine tends not to licentiousness Charac ter of one not fit for being a companion
340
On giving a rose to a lady
346
On different subjects
347
On the same subject
350
Advice to physicians
352
On different subjects
354
Scripture criticisms
355
Thoughts on the Letters on Theron and Aspasio
356
A scripture criticism
358
On different subjects
359
On profaning the Lords day reproof different opi nions c
363
On different subjects
364
On Mr Wesleys unfair dealing
365
On Mr Wesleys letter
367
On the comforts that attend religion
368
On Mr Wesleys letter
369
The excellency of the knowledge of Christ
370
On a weeks preparation for the sacrament
371
On his answer to Mr Wesley
373
On the Letters on Theron and Aspasio ib 204 On Witherspoons Essay
375
Scripture criticisms
377
On Fletchers Purple Island
379
On Alsops AntiSozzo
385
Caution against judging of mens states
387
Gospel doctrines known by their fruits
390
Jacobi Hervey de libro Jobi epistola ad Carolum Thayer
393
A translation of this letter
400
On the death of the Reverend Mr James Hervey
408
Character of Mr Herveys Writings
409

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Page 85 - How shall I give thee up, Ephraim? how shall I deliver thee, Israel? how shall I make thee as Admah? how shall I set thee as Zeboim? mine heart is turned within me, my repentings are kindled together.
Page 85 - O Israel, return unto the Lord thy God; for thou hast fallen by thine iniquity. Take with you words, and turn to the Lord : say unto him, "Take away all iniquity, and receive us graciously: so will we render the calves of our lips.
Page 84 - My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.
Page 108 - Who shall lay any thing to the charge of God's elect? It is God that justifieth. Who is he that condemneth ? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us.
Page 245 - Whosoever therefore shall be ashamed of me and of my words, in this adulterous and sinful generation, of him also shall the son of man be ashamed, when he cometh in the glory of his Father with the holy angels.
Page 108 - I exceedingly fear and quake : but ye are come unto Mount Sion, and unto the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to an innumerable company of angels, and to the general assembly and church of the first-born, which are written in heaven...
Page 162 - Lift up now thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art, northward, and southward, and eastward, and westward : for all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed for ever.
Page 137 - For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government will be upon his shoulder, and his name will be called "Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Page 265 - And there shall be signs in the sun and in the moon and in the stars, and upon the earth distress of nations with perplexity, the sea and the waves roaring, men's hearts failing them for fear and for looking after those things which are coming on the earth ; for the powers of heaven shall be shaken.
Page 265 - And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring...

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