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Huns waste the Roman provinces and compel the eastern emperor, Theodosius the fecond, and the 'western emperor, Valentinian the third, to fubmit to shameful terms; p. 87-90. Ver. 10, 11: Af the founding of the third trumpet Genseric and his Vandals arrive from Africa, spoil and plunder Rome, and fet fail again with immenfe wealth and innumerable captives; p. 90, 91, 92. Ver. 12: At the sounding of the fourth trampet Odoacer and the Heruli put an end to the very name of the 'western empire ; p. 92, 93. Theodoric founds the kingdom of the Ostrogoths in Italy; p. 93, 94. Italy made a province of the eastern empire, and Rome governed by a duke under the exarch of Ravenna ; p. 94, 95. Ver. 13: The three following trumpers are distinguished by the name of the woe-trumpets, and the two following relate chiefly to the downfall of the eastern empire, as the foregoing did to locusts were intended; p. 102, &c. , Likened unto horses, and the Arabians famous in all ages for their horses and horsemanship; p. 103. Having on their heads as it were crowns like gold; p. 103, 104. Their faces as the faces of

the downfall of the western empire; p. 95, 96. CAAP. IX. 'ver. I---12: á prophecy of the locusts

or the Arabians under their false prophet Mohammed; p. 96---!12. At the sounding of the fifth trumpet a star fallen from heaven opens the bottomless pit, and the sun and air are darkened; p. 98, 99. - Mohammed fitly compared to a blazing ftar, and the Arabians to locuits; p. 98. A remarkable coincidence, that at this tine the fun and air were really darkened ; p. 99. The command not to hurt any green thing, or any tree, how fulilled; p. 99, 100. Their commission to hurt only the corrupt and' idolatrous. Chriftians, how fulfilled; p. 1oo. To torment the Greek and Latin churches, but not to exitirpate either; p. 101, 102. Repulsed as often as they befieged Constantinople; p. 102. These locuft's described so as to show that not real but figurative


men, and hair as the hair of women ; p. 105. tTheir teeth as the teeth of lions, their breast

plates as it were breast-plates of iron, and the lound of their wings as the found of chariots; p. 105, 106. Like unto scorpions, p. 106. Their king called the destroyer; p. 107. Their hurting men five months, how to be understood; p. 107, &c. Fulfilled in every poslible construction, p. 108---111. Conclusion of this woe; p. 111, 112. : Ver. 13---21: a prophecy of the Euphratéán horsemen, or Turks and Othmans ; p. 112---126. At the sounding of the sixth trumpet the four angels or four sultanies of the Turks and Othmans are loosed from the river Euphrates; p. 113---116. In what sense they are said to be prepared for an hour, and a day, and a month, and a year, to slay the third part

of men; p. 116---120. Their numerous armies, and especially their cavalry; p. 120, 121. Their delight in scarlet, blue, and yellow; p. 121. The use of great guns and gun-powder among them; p. 122, 123. Their power to do hurt by their tails, or the poisonous train of their religion; p. 123. The miserable condition of the remains of the Greek church among them; p. 124. The Latin or western church not at all reclamed by the ruin of the Greek or eastern church, but still persist

in their idolatry and wickedness; p. 124, 125, 126. CHAP. X, a preparatory vision to the prophecies relating to the western church; p. 126---130.

The angel with the little book or codicil to the layer book of the Apocalyps; p. 128. This piena

disposed under the fixth trumpet, to describe the it state of the western church after the defciption

of the state of the eastern; p. 128. Cannot be known what things were meant by the seven thunders; p. 129. Tho' the little book describes the calamities of the western church, yet it is declared that they shall all have a happy period under the seventh trumpet ; p. 129. St. John to publish the contents of this little book as well as

the larger book of the Apocalyps; p. 130. CAAP. XI. ver. 1---14: the contents of the little

book; p. 130, &c. The measuring of the temple to show that during all this period there were some true Chriftians, who conformed to the rule and measure of God's word ; p. 133. The church to be troden under foot by Gentiles in worship and practice forty and two months ; p. 133. Some true witnesses however to protest against the corruptions of religion; p. 133,

134. Why said to be two witnesses ; p. 134. 2. To prophecy in fackcloth, as long as the grand as corruption itself lasted; p. 135. The character

of these witnesses, and of the power and effect of their preaching; p. 135, 136. The passion, and death, and resurrection, and ascension of the witnesses ; p. 137 --- 140. Some apply this prophecy of the death and resurrection of the witnesses to John Huss and Jerome of Prague, whofe doctrin revived after their death in their followers ; p. 140, 141. Others to the proceftants of the league of Smalcald, who were entirely routed by the emperor Charles V in the battle of Mulburg; but upon the change of affairs the emperor was obliged by the treaty of Paflau to allow them the free exercise of their religion ; p. 141, 142, 143. Some again to the mailacre of the protestants in France, and to Henry III's


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afterwards granting them the free exercise of their
religion; p. 143, 144. Others again to later

events, Peter: Jurieu to the perfecution of the

- protestants by Lewis XIV, Bishop Lloyd and

Whifton to the Duke of Savoy's persecution of

the protestants in the valleys of Piedmont, and

his re-establishing them afterwards; p. 144, 145,

146. In all these cases there may be some re-
på femblance, but none of these is the last persecu-

tion, and therefore this prophecy remains yet to
be fulfilled; p. 146. When it shall be accom-

plished, the sixth trumpet and the fecond woe
ey shall end; p. 147. An historical deduction to

home that there have been fome true witnesfes,

who have profeffed doctrins contrary to those of

the church of Rome, from the feventh century

down to the Reformation'; p. 147, &c. Wit-

nesses in the eighth century; p. 148, 149, 150.

The emperors Leo Ifauricus and Constantine

Copronymus, and the council of Constantinople;

p. 148, 149. Charlemain and the council of

Francfort; p. 149, 150.

The British churches

and Alcuin; p. Igo. The council of Forojulio;

p. 150. Paulinus bishop of Aquileia; p. 150.

Witnesses in the ninth century; p. 150---156.

The emperors of the east, Nicephorus, Leo Ar-

menius, &c. and the emperors of the west, Charles

the great, and Lewis the pious ; p. 151. The

council of Paris; p. 151. Agobard archbishop

of Lyons; p. 151, 1527 Transubstantiation first

advanced by Pafchafius Radbertus, and opposed

by many learned men ; p. 152. Rabanus Mau-

rus; p. 152, 153. Bertramus'; p. 153, 154.

Johannes Scotus; p. 154. Angilbertus and the
church of Milan; p. 155. Claude bishop of
Turin; p. 155, 156. Witnesses in the tenth cen-

tury; 156.--161. State of this century; p. 156,

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157. The council of Trolly; p. 158. Athelftan; p. 158. Elfere earl of Mercia ; p. 159. Heriger and Alfric; p. 159, 160. The council of Rheims; and Gerbert archbishop of Rheims; p. 161. Witnefles in the eleventh century; p. 161----166. State of this century; p. 162. William the conqueror, and William Rufus ; p. 162, 163. Heretics of Orleans; p. 163., Heretics in Flanders ; p. 163, 164. Berengarius and his followens; p. 164, 165. Ecclefiaftics in Germany, &c; p. 165. The council of Winchester ; p. 166. Witnesses in the twelfth century; p. 166---177. The constitutions of Clarendon; p. 167. Fluentius; p. 167. St. Bernard; p. 167. , Joachim of

Calabria; p. 168. Peter de Bruis and Henry his y difciple; 168, 169. Arnold of Brefcia ; p. 169.

The Waldenses and Albigenses; p. 169, 170. Their opinions ; p. 171, 172, 173. Testimonies concerning this sect; p. 1734-177. Of Reinerius, the inquisitor-general; p. 174, 175. Of Thuanus ; p. 176, 177. Of Mezeray ; p. 177. Witnesses in the thirteenth century; p. 177---182.

Farther account of the Waldenses and Albigenses; ipi 177, 178, 179... Almeric and bis disciples ;

P. 179, 180. William of St. Amour; p. 180. Robert Grotthead or Greathead, bihop of Lincoln;


181." Matthew Paris ; p. 182. Witneffes in the fourteenth cencury ; p. 182---187.

Dante and Petrarch; p. 182. Peter Fitz Caffio1 dor, p. 182. Michael Cæfenas and Willian

Occam ; p. 183. Marsilius of Padua; p. 183. In Germany and England the Lollards; p. 183, 184. The famous John Wickliff; p. 184, 185. The Lollards remonftrance to the parlainent ; p. 186, 187. Witnesses in the fifteenth century; p. 187---195. The followers of Wickliff; p. 187. William Sawtre; p. 18701138. Thomas


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