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JOHN JEBB, D.D.
LORD BISHOP OF LIMERICK, ARDFERT, AND AGHADOE,
TESTIMONY OF PROFOUND RESPECT AND OF GRATEFUL
REMEMBRANCE OF HIS MANIFOLD KINDNESSES TO THE AUTHOR,
IN WHICH IT IS ATTEMPTED,
BY THE LEGITIMATE INTERPRETATION AND USE OF PROPHECY,
TO SERVE THE CAUSE OF CHRISTIAN TRUTH,
IS MOST RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED.
-Progress of defection-War of the church against avowed
Notes On SECTION I.
True notion of the Resurrection-Dangers from Infidelity, not
from Idolatry—Simplicity of the ancient creeds—Multiplicity
SECTION II. P. 46.
DESIGN AND USE OF PROPHECY.
The two Pillars of the Catholic church—Advantages of Pro-
phecy, and why addressed to those who admit previous reve-
NOTE ON Section II.
Definitions of the Catholic church.
SECTION III. P. 91.
HIEROGLYPHICS, OR THE EMBLEMATIC LANGUAGE OF
Language the Organ of society—Types and symbols a chief
-When to be resorted to-In cases of evident inconsistency or necessity-Early instruction emblematic, and why- The prophetic glass—The Infinite Spirit manifests himself by outward signs Elements of the world-Clemens Alexandri.
nus-Plato's maxim, and also that of the Jews—Opposed by
- The Sacraments— Models of spiritual instruction and be-
Moses and the prophets ministered to Christ and his church-
All prophecy must be adequately fulfilled-Hence necessity