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ligion, p. 90. Testimonies of the Heathen concerning the Fews, and their Religion, p.115. There have ever been divers Memorials and Remembrances of the True Religion among the Heathen, p. 117. Of the Sibylline Oracles, p. 121. Tbe Gospel had been preached in China and America, before the late Discoveries, p. 129. The confeffions both of Protest ants and Papifts, as to this matter, P.132. Christians in all Parts of the World,p.135. A SeƐt called the Good Followers of the Messiah, at Constantinople, p.136. Though great part of the World are still Unbelievers, yet

there is no Na tion but has great opportunities of being converted, p. 141. The case of particular Persons confidered,

P. 142

Of Moses and Aaron.
The Sincerity of Moses in his Writings, p. 146. He

was void of Ambition, p. 149. Aaron and He
had no contrivance between themselves to impose up,
on the People,


of the Pentateuch.
The Pentateuch written by Moses, p. 152. The great

impartiality visible in these Books, P. 153. The Book of Genesis an Introduction to the rest, p.154 The principal Points of the History of the Jews, confesd by the Heathen,

CH A P. V.
of the Predi&tions or Prophecies contained in the

Books of Moses.
The Promise of the Messias, p. 158. The Predictions

of Noah, ibid. The Promises made to Abraham,
p. 159. The Prophecies of Isaac, &c. p. 160. of
Jacob, p.161. of Balaam,p. 162. of Moses,p.163


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C H A P. VI.

Of the Miracles wrought by Moses. 1. The Miracles and Matters of Fact contained in the

Books of Moses, as they are there related to have been done, were at first sufficiently attested, p. 170. II. The Relations there set down, are a true Account of the Miracles wrought by Moses, and such as we may depend upon, p. 188. For, (1.) These things could not be feigned by Moses and Aaron, and others concerned with them in carrying on such a Design, p. 189. (2.) The Miracles could not be feigned, nor the Books of Moses invented or falsified by any particular Man, nor by any confederacy or combination of Men, after the death of Moses, p. 191. (3.) The Pentateuch could not be invented nor falsified by the joint consent of the whole Nation, either in Moses's time, or after it, p. 206. Of what consequence the Proof of the Dis vine Authority of the Pentateuch is towards the proving the rest of the Scriptures to be of the fame Authority,

of Joshua, and the Judges ; and of the Miracles and

Prophecies under their Government.
Joshua, the Author of the Book under his name, p.215.

The Book of Judges written by Samuel, p. 216.
The Waters of Jordan divided, p. 217.

Males Circumcised, at the first coming into Ca-
naan, and thereby disabled for War, contrary to all
humane Policy, p. 219.

The Walls of Jericho thromn down, and the Prophecy concerning them, ib. The Integrity of Joshua, p. 220. of Eli, p. 221. of Samuel,

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p. 222



CH A P. VIH. Sisans Of the People of Israel, under their Kings. From the Revolt of the Ten Tribes, an argument for

the Truth of the Lato of Moses. Prophets in the Kingdorns both of Israel and Judah,

p. 223

Of the Prophets, and their Writings:

. The kinds of Prophecy amongst the Fors, p. 224. The i Freedom and Courage of the Prophets, and the Red

verence paid to them even by bad Princes, p. 226. They laid down their Lives, in confirmation of their Prophecies, p. 227. Many of their Prophecies fulfilled during their own lives, p. 228. Their

Prophecies committed to writing, ibid. They ( as well as the Law) mere carefully preserved, during the Captivity in Babylon, p. 229. The

Books of the former and of the latter Prophets ; the Books of Samuel, by whom written, p.231. The Books of Chronicles, and of Kings, by whom writ

ibid. Of the Psalms. Moles and the Proi phếts comprehend the whole Old Testament, p.233.

The Hebrem Tongue sufficiently understood by the Feros, when-iley returned-from Babylon, ibid. i The Seriptures could not be carnapred aftermards,

p.235 SICH A P. X.

C : Of the Prophecies and Miracles of the Prophers. Lolah Prophesied of by Name, long before his birth;

the circumstances of that Prophecy, p. 236. The fulfilling of Elijah's Prophecies, p. 238. confeffion of Julian the Apostate, p.240. Divers other Prophecies and Miracles, ibid. Cyrus pro pbefied of by Name, long before his Birth, p.241.





Of the dependance of the several parts of the Scriptures

Jeremiah's Prophecies of the Destruktion of Jerusalem, p. 243. The contradiction which was then thought to be herwixt the Prophecies of Jeremiah and Ezekiel, a manifest proof of the truth of the Prophecies of them both, p. 245. Other plain Prophecies fulfilled, p. 247. These Prophecies and Miracles manifestly true,

p. 249 C H 4 P. XI

por each other, and that she Old Teftament proves che Nerr, and the New again proves the Old, as the Cause and the Effect,

p.252 CHA P. XII. ! of the Perfan of our Bleffed Saviour. Our Blessed Savionr's undeniable Innocence and Holi

nefs of Life, p. 25% Judas himself gave Testimony, 20, it, p. 25901 The Prophecies concerning the Birth of the Meffias, fulfilled in him, p. 265. The Prophecies concerning his life fulfilled, p. 277. The Prophecies.concerning his Deala falfilled;

p.280. and chose carcerming bois Refurrection and AfoenSion,

CH A P. XIII. Of the Prophecies and Miracles of our Blessed Saviour. Our Saviour foretold the Treachery of Judas, and the

manner of his own Death,p.287. The Propagation of his Religion, p.288. The Deftruétion of Jerufalem, with the circumstances of it, and the Pradigies attending it, ibid. His Miracles verified the Prophecies which had been concerning the Messias,p.zoo

CHA P. XIV. of the Resurrection of our Blåffed ; The Resurrection of our Blessed Saviour propbefied of, and typified, p. 293. The Apostles, who were Wit


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of their Prophecies, p. 328. Of their Miracles.p.330.

nejses of our Saviour's Resurrection, could nor bade-

ceived themselves in it, p. 295. They would not

deceive others, p. 306. They alledged fuch Cir.

cumstances, as made it impossible for them to de.


p. 307


Of the Apostles and Évangelifts.

The Apostles were Men of sufficient Understanding,

to know what they testified, P. 312. They had fuffi-

cient Means and Opportunities to know it, p.313;

They were Men of Integrity, and truly declared

what they knew ; for they had no wortdly Interest

to serve, by their Teftimony, but suffered by it, and

had a certain prospect of suffering, p315. There

are peculiar marks of Sincerity in all their Wri-


p. 319


Of the Prophecies and Maraches of the Apostles, &c.

The Miracles wronght by the Apostles themselves,

p:331,, A Power of working Miracles, commu-

nicated by them to others, p. 336. Their fuper-

natural Courage and Resolution, p. 342. This like-

toife was communicated to their Followers, P.351


of the Writings of the Apostles and Evangelists.

The History of our Saviour's Life and Death contains

so notorious and publick circumstances, that it was

an Appeal to that Age, whether the things related,

were true or not, p. 354:

The other Books of

the Nero Testament are explicatory and confequena

tial to the Gospel, or History of Christ ; and

he sides,

these likewise contain many memorable and publick

Matters of Fait, p. 361. The Gospel, and other


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