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A Description of the Glory, Magnificence, and Uni-

verfality of the MESSIAH'S KINGDOM, with the Pro-

phecies relating thereto


Christ fortels the Treachery of Judas. The Priests

and Elders consult to kill him by Craft. But fear-

ing the People, they hire Judas to betray him 292

The Celebration of the Parlover, and the Institution of

the Lord's Supper, with the References thereto. Ju-

das is charged with his intended Treason. A Strife

arising amongst the Disciples who should be greatest,

Christ exhorts them to be bumble, and love each

other, and foretels Peter's Denial of bim


Our Saviour's Speeches to his Disciples before his Paf-.

sion ; contained in the 14th, 15), and 16th Chap-

ters of St. John's Gospel


CH A P. XIV. Christ instructs his Disciples, that

as they believe in GOD, so they should believe
and confide in him


He comforteth his Disciples with the Hope of Hea-

ven, profeseth himself the Way, the Truth, and the

Life, and one with the Father


And assures Thomas that their Prayers in bis Name

hould be effettual


He promiseth the Holy Ghost, the Comforter ibid.

He leaveth his Peace with them


CHAP. XV. The Confolation, and mutual Love be-

tween Christ and his Members, under the Parable

of the Vine. A Comfort in the Hatred and Perse-

cution of the World. The Office of the Holy Gboft,

and of ihe Apostles


CH A P. XVI. Christ comforteib his Disciples again

Tribulation, by the Promise of the Holy Ghost, and

by bis Resurrection and Afcenfion. Peace in Christ,

and in the World Afliction


CH A P. XVII. This Chapter contains the folemn

Address of our Saviour to bis ALMIGHTY FATHER be-

fore his Pallion ; wherein he prays that bis Disciples



might have Eternal Life, consisting in the Knowledge of God, and might be preserved in Unity and Trutb; and that they and all other Believers might be glorified with him: W bich seems to be the Pattern or Model of his eternal INTERCESSIon in the Heavens

311 Christ foretels his Pafion and Death, Resurrection and Afcenfion, upon several Occasions

316 The History of Christ's Passion and Death ;

wherein the Prophecies relating thereto were in the most minute Circumstances accomplished, as will appear by the References annexed

319 His Agony in the Garden, and Prayers whilft bis Disciples sept

320 By the Treachery of Judas, He is discovered and taken


The Blessedness resulting to Mankind by the Passion

and Death of Christ Jesus our Redeemer: I. With respect to the Almighty ; the Divine Justice is

propitiated. II. With respect to Mankind : 1. Pardon, Mercy, and Grace, is purchased through

the infinite Merits of his Sucred Blood; which be

offered as a Sucrifice for the Sins of the World. 2. A Deliverance from the Power of Sin and Satan,

and all the Allurements of this World, throthe sanitifying and enlightning Influences of the Holy

Spirit. 3. A free Access to the Throne of Grace, thro' the

Intercession of Christ Jesus. 4. Peace of Conscience, and Joy in the

Holy Ghoft: 5. A Deliverance from the Terrors of Death. 6. The State of endless Reft, Peace and Joy, in the

Kingdom of Celestial Glory. Wbich are fully delineated in several Parts of the


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Holy Scripture, as will appear by the References tbereto


Christ is brought bound before Caiaphas the High Priest. Peter's firji Denial

326 Tbe Examination of Christ concerning bis Doctrine and

Disciples. The High Priest adjuring Christ to tell him, whether he was the Christ, the Son of the living God. Our Saviour avows bis DEITY; upon which they pronounce him guilty of Blasphemy. Peter's

second Denial. Peter's third Denial, and Tears 328 Christ is mocked, Spit upon, smitten

331 He is brought into the Judgnient-Hall

. The Defperation of Judas

333 He is accused before Pontius Pilate of Sedition, and

affecting the Kingdom. His excellent Confeffion. Publick Testimony of Innocence given of bin by Pilate

334 He is led unto Herod, and mocked

336 Pilate telling the Jews, that having examined Jesus, be

found no Fault in bim, and therefore he would release bim. Whereupon they cry out, Crucify bim ; and

. desire Barabbas a Murderer might be released. Christ being scourged, is condemned to be crucified

337 He is brought out of the City of Jerusalem to the Place of bis Suffering

372 Chrilt is crucified. Wine mingled with Myrrb is given bim to drink

343 Me prizys for his Murderers. The Title written on

the Cross. The Division of his Garinents ibid. An Enuncration of the Blafphemies against Christ crucified. The Conversion of one of the Thieves crucifi. ed with him

344 Ile commends the Care of bis Mother to John. Tbe Sun is darkned. He complains that be is for saken

345 Tbey

of God



Containing their History for the space of about Thirty

Tears; and is concluded seven Tears before the De-
Atruction of Jerusalem, and the total Subversion of the
Jewish Commonwealth: St. Peter and St. Paul having
suffered Martyrdom about Three Tears before


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ibid. CH A P. II. The Apostles filled with the Holy

Gboft, and speaking divers Languages, are admired by fome, and derided by others. Whom Péter difproving, and sewing that the Apostles (pake by the Power of the Holy Ghoft; that Jesus was risen from the Dead, afcended into Heaven, bad poured down

the same Holy Ghost, and was the Messiah ; a Man i known to them to be approved of God by bis Mira

cles, Wonders, and Signs, and not crucified without : bis determinate Counsel and Fore-knowledge. He

baptizeth a great Number that were converted, who afterwards devoutly and charitably conversed together : the Apostles working many Miracles, and God daily increasing bis Church. To which is annexed, The Prophecies and Promises relating to the Effufion of the Holy Ghost

374 CH A P. III.

379 CH A P. IV. GHA P. V. c H A P. VI. CH A P. VII.

389 CH A P. VIII.

393 CH A P. IX.

396 CH A P. X. Cornelius, an Officer in the Roman

Army, a devout Man, being directed by an Angel, sendeth for Peter : who by a Vision is taught not to


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