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and their pofterity, 24, 25, 26. how fulfilled both informer and latter times, 26, 27. III. 416. the promise of Japheth's dwelling in the tents of Shem explained, and fulfilled, I. 27, 28, 29.
Sherlock (Bp.) his expofition of Jacob's prophecy chiefly
followed, I. 94, &c.
Shiloh, fhown to be the Meffiah in the various fenfes of the
Sidon, an ancient city, celebrated by Homer and other poets,
Simeon and Levi, Jacob's prophecy about these two tribes, and how fulfilled, I. 90, &c.
Smyrna, the second epiftle to the feven churches addressed to them, III. 32. its fituation and commerce, 32. its prefent ftate as to religion, 32, 33.
Soul, that it grew prophetic near death, an opinion of great antiquity, I. 85, 86, 87.
South and North, kings of, who to be understood by them,
II. 93, 189, 190.
Star out of Jacob, and a scepter out of Ifrael, that prophecy explained, I. 130-139.
Spirit, the gifts and graces of the Holy Spirit often described by fprings of water, II. 23.
Spon, (Dr.) his remark about the church of Philadelphia,
States or nations, feldom ruined without preceding figns, II. 261, 262. many awful figns from the fins of this nation, 262.
Sulpicius Severus, his expofition of Nebuchadnezzar's dream, I. 434, 435, 436.
ΤΑ ACITUS, his account of the prodigies before the
deftruction of Jerufalem, II. 249.
Tamerlane, his great conquefts, II. 332. vifits Jerufalem, ibid.
Tertullian, his opinion of the Man of Sin, II. 413. of the millennium, III. 339.
Theodoret, too much promotes the worship of Saints, II. 451, 452, 453.
Thuanus, his character of the Waldenfes, III. 175-177his account of their fufferings and difperfion, 178, 179.
Thyatira, a Chriftian church formerly there, this denied by fome heretics, III. 35. its prefent condition an effect of the divine judgments for their fins, 36.
Titus, furrounds Jerufalem with a wall, II. 272. commands the city and temple to be deftroyed, 315. his wonderful prefervation at the fiege, 351.
Toledo, that council ordered the children of the Jews to be taken from them, I. 194.
Trajan and Severus, their attempts against Arabia repelled
in an extraordinary manner, I. 51, 52. the wars and flaughters in the reigns of Trajan and his fucceffors, III. 53. the Jews fubdued by him, ibid.
Trofly, that council's good regulations, III. 158. differs from the fpirit and principles of the council of Trent, ibid.
Trumpets, the feven periods diftinguished by the sound of feven trumpets, III. 83. filence of half an hour previous to their founding, ibid. forefhew the condition of the Roman empire after it became Chriftian, 84. the defign of the trumpets, ibid. the events at the founding of the first trumpets, 85-87. at the founding of the fecond, 87-90. at the founding of the third, 90-92. at the founding of the fourth, 92, 93. the three following diftinguished by the name of the woe-trumpets, 95. the events at the founding of the fifth, 97-112. at the founding of the fixth trumpet, 113. an account of the feventh trumpet, 198, &c.
Turks, a part of Daniel's prophecy supposed to refer to the deftruction of their empire, II. 201-208. their four kingdoms on the rivér Euphrates, III. 113-117. their numerous armies, efpecially their cavalry, 120. their delight in fcarlet, blue and yellow, 121. the use of great guns and gun-powder among them, 122, 123. their power to do hurt by their tails, 123, 124. See Oth
Tyre, prophecies concerning it, I. 314-351. Its fall predicted by Ifaiah, and Ezekiel, 314. the prophecies relate to both old and new Tyre, 314, 315, 316. a very ancient city, 316, 317, 318. the daughter of Sydon, but in time excelled the mother, 318, 319, 320. in a flourishing condition when the prophet foretels her deftruction for her wickedness, 330-333. the particulars
included in the prophecies about it, 323, 324. the city
VIALS, feven, a preparatory vifion to their being poured out, III. 268, 274. thefe feven plagues or vials belong to the laft trumpet, and not yet fulfilled, 270, 271, 272. feven angels appointed to pour out the feven vials, 272, 273, 274. the commiffion to pour them out, 274. the firft vial or plague, 275. the fecond and third, 275, 276, 277. the fourth, 277, 278. the fifth, 279. the fixth, 279-283. the feventh and last, 283, 284, 285.
Vitringa, his opinion about a passage in Balaam's prophecy, I. 133. a moft excellent commentator upon Ifaiah, 340. one of the beft interpreters of the Revelation, III. 8. Voltaire, his account of the prefent ftate of Paleftine, I. 223. an agreeable yet a fuperficial writer, III. 4.
WAldenfes and Albigences, witneffes for the truth in
the twelfth century, III. 169. their rife and opinions, 170-173. teftimonies concerning them, 173-177. are very much perfecuted, and fly into other countries, 178, 179. pronounce the church of Rome to be apocalyptic Babylon, 258. Warburton, his expofition of the ftar out of Jacob, and fcepter out of Ifrael, I. 138. his account of the figurative
language used in foretelling the deftruction of Jerufalem, II. 307, &c.
Wetstein, his explication of the Man of Sin refuted, II. 387, 388. complimented his understanding to cardinal Quirini, 389.
Wheeler, his account of Smyrna, III. 33. he efteems an English priest an evangelift, 33. his ofervation about the judgments on the feven churches of Afia, 41. Whitby, his fcheme about the Man of Sin perplexed and confufed, II. 384. and refuted, 384-387. profeffes not to understand the Revelation, III. 41.
White Horse, our Saviour cometh forth riding on one, III. 324. a token of victory over his enemies, 326. White Throne, the general resurrection and judgment
reprefented by it, III. 348.
Wickliff, preaches against the doctrins and lives of the clergy, III. 184. his books read in the colleges at Oxford, 185. after his death his doctrins condemned, books burnt, and body dug up and burnt, 187. his followers however not difcouraged, ibid. Witneffes, protest against the corruptions of religion, III. 133, 134. why faid to be two witneffes, 134, 135. to prophely in fackcloth during the grand corruption, 135. the character of thefe witneffes, and of the power and effect of their preaching, 135, 136. their paffion, death, refurrection and afcenfion, 138-141. the prophecy about the witneffes applied by fome to John Hufs and Jerome of Prague, 140, 141. and by others to the Proteftants of the league of Smalcald, 141, 142. alfo to the maffacre of the Proteftants in France, 143, 144. others to later events, to the proteftants in the valleys of Piedmont, 145, 146. an hiftorical deduction fhewing true witneffes against the church of Rome from the seventh century to the Reformation, 147, &c. witneffes in the eighth century, 148-150. in the ninth, 150-156. in the tenth, 156-161. in the eleventh, 161-166. in the twelfth, 166-177. in the thirteenth, 177-182 in the fourteenth, 182-187. in the fifteenth, 187195. in the fixteenth, 195-197. hence an answer to the popifh queftion, Where was your religion before Luther? 197Woman, clothed with the fun and the moon under her
feet, III. 204, 205. what this representation of the church denotes, 205, 206.
Woman, full of names of blafphemy, fitting on a beast, having seven heads and ten horns, III. 286, 287. the name written on her forehead, 287. the judgment of the great whore, 287, 288. is arrayed in purple and scarlet color, 290. hath a golden cup in her hand full of abominations, 292. the infcription upon her forehead, 293. infamous for idolatry and cruelty, 296. the mystery of the woman, 297–310.
World, what meant by the phrase of the end of the world, 234, 235. its reference to the deftruction of Jerufalem, ibid.
ERXES, the richeft king of Perfia, II. 86. his memorable expedition into Greece, 87, 88. raifes the greatest army that was ever brought into the field, ibid.
ZEBULUN, Jacob's prophecy concerning that tribe, and how fulfilled, I. 91. Zephaniah, that prophet foretels the total deftruction of Nineveh, I. 269, 270. the prophecy contrary to all probability, ibid.