Billeder på siden
PDF
ePub

OR

DISCOURSES

(PRINCIPALLY IN THE FORM OF SKELETONS)

NOW FIRST DIGESTED INTO ONE CONTINUED SERIES,

AND FORMING A COMMENTARY

UPON EVERY BOOK OP

THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENT;

TO WHICH IS ANNEXBD,

AN IMPROVED EDITION OF A TRANSLATION OF

CLAUDE'S ESSAY ON THE COMPOSITION OF A SERMON.

IN TWENTY-ONE VOLUMES.

BY THE REV. CHARLES SIMEON, M.A.

SENIOR FELLOW OF KING'S COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE.

VOL. VII.

PROVERBS TO ISAIAH XXVI.

LONDON:
HOLDSWORTH AND BALL,

18, st. PAUL'S CHURCH-YARD.

[blocks in formation]

CONTENTS TO VOL. VII.

Discourse.

Text.

Subject.

Pago.

.

.

[ocr errors]

.

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

.

[blocks in formation]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

.

784.
785.
786.
787.
788.
789.
790.
791.

.

[ocr errors]

.

.

PROVERBS

xiv. 12. Misconceptions about Salvation

134

xiv, 13.

The Vanity of carnal Mirth

141

xiv. 14. The Danger of Backsliding

144

xiv, 26. Fear of the Lord a Source of much Good 148

xv. 3.

The Omnipresence of God

150

xv. 8.

The Upright alone acceptable to God 154

XV. 32.

Instruction to be obeyed .

159

xvi. 2. Man's Estimate of himself and God's

contrasted

162

xvi. 3.

Trusting in God.

168

xvi. 23. The Benefit of experimental Religion 170

xvi. 25. Erroneous Views of Religion refuted . 175

xvi. 33. God is the Disposer of all Events . 185

xvii. 10. The Name of the Lord a strong Tower 188

xviii. 14. A wounded Spirit

192

xix. 2. Divine Knowledge most desirable 197

xix. 3. Sinfulness of murmuring against God 202

XX. 4.

The Consequence of Sloth

205

True Piety is rare

208

XX. 9.

No absolute Perfection here below . 213

xxi. 25. Desire is nothing without Labour 217

xxiii. 17,.18. The Fear of God all the Day

221

xxiii. 23. Buying the Truth .

225

xxiii. 26. The Duty of giving the Heart to God 229

xxiv. 11, 12. The Folly of vain Excuses

232

xxiv. 30—34. The Sluggard's Vineyard

234

·xxv. 21, 22, Returning Good for Evil

238

xxvi. 12. The Danger of Conceit:

243

xxvii, 1. Against depending upon future Time : 247

xxvii. 4. Envy

· 250

xxvii. 19. The Hearts of Men alike

257

xxviii. 4. Effects of Piety and Impiety

263

xxviii. 5. The Light enjoyed by the Godly . 270

xxviii. 11. Advantages of Rich and Poor compared 276

xxviii. 13. True Repentance recommended

281

xxviii. 20. The Portion of the Faithful Man 286

xxviii. 26. Self-confidence reproved. :

289

xxix. 1. Danger of Obstinacy in Sin

293

xxix. 18. The Importance of Gospel Ministrations 298

.

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors][merged small]
« ForrigeFortsæt »