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Loving our enemies ' 300, 327 Melancholy, fee Despair, Chearfulness.
Lust, its fin, danger, and mischief to

persons that murder chem-
foul and body

369
selves

259
, God's judgments against it 371

prevents the good influ-
excludes from heaven

371

ence of the Spirit 395
how to be avoided 377 Mercy of God

IO, 23, 30, 72, 9t
Luxury

377 Mercy, see Charity.
Lyes n trade sinful
271 Merit of works exploded

41
jocose, 290.- When they may be Message of the angel to Mary 86
repeated
290 Middle state

429
Lying always finful
289 Mind of Chrift afflicted

93
its folly

290 Ministers of God, how to be reverenced
M.

47, 191, 196
Agiftrates, duty to the

189
duty to them

190
190

how to be qualified 193
Maiming, a great crime

252

must not be contemned on ac-
Maintenance of the clergy, a duty 41 count of their bad lives

194
Malice

300

how to behave to bad ones 196
its bad effects

303

how to be punished 198
Man, how composed

-, when necessary to advise and
his first estate and fall
9

151, 424
his covenant with God
10 | Miracles

84
mere moral, who
17, 19 Misfortunes

400
duty of
21 Mocking God, the Sin of

155
fear of

34 Modesty, fee Chastity.
Marriage, the first consideration in it

in dress

223
23 Money, bad, not to be paid

270
how far the parents should

the Jewish

545
interpore
202 Months, the Jewith

546
Married state, see Subordination. Moral duties, too much valued
Martyrs
101 Morality, true

17, 329
Mary's (the Virgin) falutation 87

of the thoughts

329
refignation 88 Morrow, how to be taken thought for
Masters, duty to
236

38, 39
fervants owe them obedience Mortality of the body 1, 5, 247
and faithfulness
236 Mortgages

203
submission and diligence 239 Mortification, see Fafting, Merit, Self-
duty of

241

denial.
, owe their servantsjuflice 241 Motions to good

329, 330
admonition

241
to evil

331
good example 242 Murder, how many ways committed
use and command them

247
with moderation

243

in thought and word 249
to encourage them 243

the wickedness of this fin 249
Matrimony, to whom forbidden

514

punishment that attends it 250
Meals, grace at

168

how firangely it is often dir-
Measures, see Scripture.

covered

251
Mediator betwixt God and Man, who

the incitements to it 251
104
self, is finful

255
Meditation

151

ought to be abhorred 255
Meekneis in a wife, necessary

is infamous

255
is due to all men 291

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causes thereof

257
a remedy against pride 243

-, its danger

258
Christian, what 346

how to prevent it 239
its advantages

the case of melancholy
how to be obtained

perfons

259
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Murder of condemned prisoners 259

P.
Murmuring, and how cured

353

Arents, duty to
Parei

199
Mysteries in the scripture 21, 67, 77

must be respected 199
81, 82

loved
N.

obeyed 201, 209
AME of God to be honoured

helped | 204, 214
154 , when disobeyed

202
Nature, what it is
75

205
Nature, see Goods of Nature.

is to nurse, baptise, and edu
Natural religion

19
cate their children

205
Neceflity, what it is

75

to teach them their duty 207
of a spiritual guide 151, 424

to give them good example
repentance
181

208, 216
the priesthood

193

how to correct them 208, 209
relative duties

244

to teach them respect to each
humility

333
parent

209, 210
Necessities of our nature, but few 359

-, to provide for their subsistence
Neighbour, duty to our, 186 to 328
fee page

246

in some honest calling 211
New Testament

56, 527

of leaving them estates 213
Niggardliness

400

-, in what proportion 213
Numbering our days

415

when they may difinherit a
Norling children

205
child

213, 214
0

when they may not 215
ATHS Affertory and Promissory Pains

400, 401
156 Parables of Christ

528
when unlawful

156 Partaking of other men's fins 234,
lawful
155

341
their obligation 157 Particular judgment

110
vain, lead to perjury 159

Paffion

346 to 349
Obedience to God
40, 149 Passionate people

349
to the King

188 Pastors, Jee Ministers and Priesthood.
to ministers
192 Patience, Christian, what

400
to parents

201, 209

why a 'duty and necessary 401
to a husband

, it must be persevering 403
to a matter or mistress 236,

in sickness

423
239
Pawns counterfeit

263
Object of our prayers

176 Payments, fue Debts.
Objections, fez Refurrection, Prayer, put off

264
Death, Christianity, Ministers. Peaceable, how to be

324
Oblations to the Clergy

48 Peace makers qualifications 324
Ofrence
300, 320 Peace-making

323
Offences against God and men 302

shortens quarrels 324
Offender, how to prosecute 307 Peace of mind, fer Contentment, Meek-
Offices of Ch ist

80 nefs, Humility.
Office of the Holy Ghost
114 Peevishness

339
Old Testament not contrary to the Pentecoit, feast of

114
New

56 Peremptoriness, see Humility, Meek-
Omnipotence of God

34

ness, Confideration.
Omnipresence of God
332 Pe fection, Christian

435
Operation of the Holy Spirit

114
its comforts

433
Oppreslion in dealing or traffic 270 Perfection of the Scriptures, see Scrip-
Oppression, what, and God's vengeance

tures and 69.
against it

272
of God

22, 23
Original fin
9, 10 Perjury, described

157
Orientation

344
, its guilt and danger 158

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Perjury, its punishment
159 Pride provokes divine justice

342
Perseverance, fee Diligence, Patience. betrays to punishment 342
Persons un baptifed

how to be conquered and avoided
Three, fue Trinity.

342
Petition to God in Prayer 163 Priesthood is honourable

192
for our souls, pardon

-, why ordained

193
of fins, and for our bodies 164

, appointed by God

194
Piety, motives thereto 7, 12, 15, 24

qualifications for it

193
, its advantages

427
its usefulness

194
must be pursued 429, 431

Jee Minilters.
Pity, fee Charity.

Prince, fee King.
Plainness in dealing commended 269 Prisoners condemned, fee Criminals.
Pleasantness of religion 95, 394, 403 Promiles of God, jee Faith, Traft.
Pleasures, fee Recreations.

man to men

287
Pomps and vanities

63 Prophecies of and by Chrift 84, 85
Poor, see Almsgiving, Charity, Relig- Prophet, fee Chrift.
nation.

Prosecutions for offences

307
Positiveness, fue Humility.

debt

308
Poverty

42, 354 Prosperity, fee Afliction.
Power, fee Soul, Truft, Devil. Protections to wrong creditors, finful 264
of God

33, 71, 73 Providence of God, 74. See Truft in
Prayer, its office and power 150

God.
its duty and parts 162 10

is not partial 354, 355
166 Prudence

395
public, in church, its duty and Public robbing or defrauding the 265
benefit

166 Punishments, see Corrections.
in a family

167

in the next world
at meals

168

God's justice vindicated in
private, its duty

168

regard to eternal 130,133
-, ought to be frequent 169

how this ought to infle-
its necessity

170
ence us

135
the times of

170 Purgatory, no such place
its advantages 170, 171 | Purity, necessary in prayer 175
ease

171

of body and mind, see Chastity.
pleasantness

172 Purposes, good to be encouraged 330
conditions
172 to 176
of amendment

148
only object is God

176

Q.
power and efficacy

Ualifications for the priesthood 193
objections aniwered
178, 179

Lord's sopper 143
Preaching, why not so instructive as

prayer 172
reading

vi

of a fervant 239,361
its use 58. See Sermons. Quality, fee Rank and Quality.
Praise and Thanksgiving to God 166 Quarrels, how abated

323
Preparation for the Lord's supper, Jee

R.
Sacrament.

278, 279
for death
415, 425

303
habitual 419, 431 Rank and quality, duty to

292,293
its advantages 420 Rah judging, fee Censoriousness.
hindered
421 Rash judgment

278, 300
Presumption against God, what 26 Reading the scripture, see Help.

its cure

26 Reason, see Trinity,
Pride conquered by charity 300 Realons for writing this New Duty of
what it is
338 Man

i
its danger and folly 338, 343 Reconciliation, a duty before commu.
opposes God
339, 340 nion

149
draws to other fins
341 Recovery from fickness

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183,429

177

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Recreations, when and what allowable Respect due to men of quality, and to

392
the rich

293
cautions to be observed in due to extraordinary merit 292
them

392
to the poor

294
-, their undue ends

393
to all men

291
Redemption of man

94

not paid by the proud 291
Refreshment, see Recreations.

fee King, Magiftrate, Mini-
Regeneration, how obtained 115, 148,

sters,
171

Children, Servants, Humility
Relations, duty to

315

to our neighbour.
Relative duties, necessary 244 Restitution, why necessary 273
Religion, Christian, its object 16

how to be made 274
natural

19

of credit necessary
revealed

19 Refurrection of the fame body 123
its reafonableness, certainty,

its certainty 123.
and comforts 19, 83,141

why opposed 123
-, why necessary, and when pub-

, objections answered 124
lished
20, fue also 331

-, its benefit to the good, and
why opposed

misery to the wicked 128
must be believed 21, 86. Sce

its influence on us 129
Faith, Revelation.

of Christ, see Christ.
its truth and excellency 83 Revelation (divine) its reasonableness,
-, perfection

136

certainty, and necessity
not affeated by the wicked lives

how proved

67
of its professors

its inward evidences
arose not from fear, education,

its difficulties
or ftate policy

-, its excellency 65, 69, 83
Religious melancholy, see Thoughts 259 Revenge

300
Remission of fins 120, 133, 179

how suppresled

303
Remorse of conscience

272
its bad effects

303
Repentance, what
109 Reviling

278
whence it ariseth, and when Rewards and punishments. 112, 130
it is effectual

180

what they teach us 113
its qualifications 181 Riches, their uncertainty
must not be put of 181 Ridicule

279, 285
417, 436 Rule of faith, fee Scripture.
-, when most neceffary 182 - for reading the scripture, see Help.
-, on a death-bed, dangerous

S.
183, 416 Abbath-day, how to be kept 49, 50
Reports, false, their crime

why instituted

50
Admonition.

of what advantage 51
of the dead

277

-,changed into the Lord's
uncharitable

day

50
, 'their bad consequence ib. 284 Sacrament, what

60
See Whispering.

of baptism, its benefit 61
Reproaching

282

of the Lord's supper, what,
Reproof by a parent, when necessary

and its benefits

142
208

, our duty to receive it 142,
- to a bad neighbour 304

154
in case of intemperance 306

why ordained

144
Reputation, lee Credit.

, preparation before receiving
Resignation to God's will 423. Sex Anxi-

it

145
eties, Murmuring, Submillion to God.

-, the danger of unworthy re-
Resentment

ceiving it

150
Resolution

153

when a spiritual guide is
Resolutions of obedience

149
necessary

151
Sacrament,
222, 348
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234, 246

Sacrament, devotions and directions at Servants must not answer again
the time of receiving '51,152

must be diligent
duties after receiving 153 Service, eye, condemned

236, 237
means to increase our re- Servitude, of God's appointment 240
gard for it

153
Seven
ages
of the world

545
the benefits of receiving it Shame

33, 371
often

154 Sickness, fee Death, Will, Subuifion,
Sacrifice of Christ

Patience.
Sacrilege, what
49 Sick persons

306
God's punishment of it

49
Sickness, recovery

from
Saints, communion of
119 Simplicity in dealing

269
Salvation, where found

119

in conversation 288. See
Salutation of the Virgin Mary 87

Truth.
Sanctification
114 Sin, what

IZO, 133
Satisfaction for fin necessary to obtain makes death terrible

433
pardon of God

148, 162

how forgiven
to men, fee Restitution.

its forgiveness comfortable to us 121
or Contentment, fee Con-

when effectual
tentment.

cannot be excused

133, 153, 160
Satisfa&tion of Chrift

-, its danger

133, 184
Satire discommended

279
must b: avoided

362
Saviour, fee Chrift.

-, other men's, how we partake of
Scoffing at religion, a sin

155

them
at our neighbour, finful 285-, drawing others to, an injury 246
Scott, Dr.

ix
after baptism

179
Scriptures (the holy) a rule of faith 55 against the Holy Ghoit, what 117
their contents
56 Sincerity

287, 289
help to reading them 515 Sins, forgiveness of

I 20
how to be read

50 Sinners, see Wicked.
weights and measures

544

a caution about repentance 417
money
545 Slanderers

275
difficulties

21, 69
public

282
fee Religion and Revelation.

-, who partake of their fins 283
Seasonable reproof

304

reasons against this vice 213
Second covenant

10, 152 Sleep (time of) how to be measured 391
Securities, bad, are finful 263

its abuse sinful and dangerous 392
Self-love, an impediment to chriftian Sloth, fee Idleness.
charity

327 Sobriety 328. See Drinking 383
Self-conceit, what, and how curbed 336 Son (God the) second person in the
-, its.bad effects

337, 338

Trinity
Self-defence

254 Sorrow, fee Pains, Grief,
Self-denial, what, and its duty

405 Soul, its worth
-, is of great advantage 406 immortality
Self examination

145, 490

state how determined 7
Self-murder

255

considered both in its
Self-seeking

300

natural and spiritual tate 246
Selling, fee Buying.

Soul, see Care of the soul.
Selves, see Duty to our.

Speaking evil, fee evil-speaking.
Sermons, how to be heard

58

truth
the danger of some hearers 59 Spirit, meek, in a wife, its advantages
the end of hearing them 60

of God

76, 114
Servants, their duty to masters 236 Spiritual guide

151, 424
must be obedient and honest

brethren

218
236, 237 Spirituous liquors, fee Drinking,
-, the danger of their dishonesty Sports

393
to themselves
238

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