The Works of James Arminius, D. D., Formerly Professor of Divinity in the University of Leyden: To which are Added Brandt's Life of the Author, with Considerable Augmentations, Numerous Extracts from His Private Letters, a Copious and Authentic Account of the Synod of Dort and Its Proceedings, and Several Interesting Notices of the Progress of His Theological Opinions in Great Britain and on the Continent, Volume 2

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Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, 1828 - Theology
 

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Contents

On the Nature of God
112
On the Person of the Father apd the Son
137
On the Hdy Spirit
144
On the First Sin of the First Man
150
On the same
177
On the Free Will of Man and its Powers
189
On the Law of God
196
On the Comparison of the Law and the Gospel
203
On the Offices of our Lord Jesus Christ
211
On Divine Predestination
226
On Repentance
235
On the Church and its Head
243
On the Justification of Man before God
253
On Christian Liberty
258
On the Roman Pontiff and the principal Titles which are attributed to him
264
The Case of all the Protestant or Reformed Churches with respect to their alleged secession
274
On Idolatry
289
On the Invocation of Saints
307
On Magistracy
312
On Theology
318
On the Manner in which Theology must be taught
319
On Blessedness the End of Theology
320
On Religion
321
On the Rule of Religion the Word of God and the Scriptures in particular
322
On the Authority and Certainty of the Holy Scriptures
324
On the Perfection of the Scriptures
326
On the Perspicuity of the Scriptures
327
On the Meanings and Interpretation of the Holy Scriptures
328
On the Efficacy of the Scriptures
330
On Religion in a stricter sense
331
On the Christian Religion its Name and Relation
333
On the Christian Religion with regard to the Matter generally
334
And First about God its Pri mary Object and what God is
335
On the Nature of God
338
On the Life of God
339
On the Understanding of God
341
On the Will of God
343
On the various Distinctions of the Will of God
344
On the Attributes of God which come to be considered under his Will And First on those which have an analogy to the Affections or Passions in Rati...
347
On those Attributes of God which have come analogy to the moral Virtues and which act like Moderators of the Affections considered in the pre cedi...
350
On the Power or Capability of God
352
On the Perfection Blessedness and Glory of God
353
On Creation
355
On Angels in general and in particular
358
On the Creation of Man after the Image of God
362
On the Lordship or Dominion of God
365
On the Providence of God
366
On the Covenant into which God entered with our first Parents
369
The Manner in which Man conducted himself in fulfilling the first Cove nant or on the Sin of our first Parents
371
On the Effects of the Sin of our first Parents
374
On the Necessity of the Christian Religion
376
On the Restoration of Man
378
On the Person of our Lord Jesus Christ
379
On the Priestly Office of Christ
380
On the Prophetical Office of Christ
382
On the Regal Office of Christ
384
On the states of Christs Humiliation and Exaltation
386
On the Will and Command of God the Father and of Christ by which they will and command that Religion be performed to them by sinful Man
389
On the Predestination of Believers
392
On the Predestination of Means to the End
394
On the Vocation of sinful Men to Christ and to a participation of Salva tion in Him
395
On the Repentance by which Men answer to the Divine Vocation
397
On Faith in God and Christ
400
On the Union of Believers with Christ
401
On the Catholic Church her Parts and Relations
419
On the Power of the Church in delivering Doctrines
421
On the Power of the Church in enacting Laws
423
On the Power of the Church in administering Justice or on Ecclesiastical Discipline
425
On Councils
428
On the Ecclesiastical Ministrations of the New Testament and on the Voca tion to them
432
On Sacraments in general
435
On the Sacraments of the Old Testamentthe Tree of Life Circumcision and the PaschalLamb
437
Op the Sacraments of the New Testament in general
439
On Baptism and Predobapism
440
On the Lords supper
442
On the Popish Mass
443
On the five salse Saezainenis
444
On the Worship of God in general
445
On the Precepts of Divine Worship in general
448
On Obedience the formal Object of all the Divine Precepts
449
On Obedience to the Commands of God in general
450
On the material Object of the Precepts of the Law in general
452
On the Love Fear Trust and Honour which are due from Man to God
453
On particular Acts of Obedience or those which are prescribed in each Pre cept or concerning the Decalogue in general
454
On the First Command in the Decalogue
456
On the Second Command in the Decalogue
458
On the Third Precept in the Decalogue
462
On the Sixth Precept
468
SEVENTH CHAPTER OF THE EPISTLE TO THE ROMANS 471683
483
FIRST PART 491600
491
The Connexion of the Seventh Chapter with the Sixth
498
Verse the Fourteenth
512
Recapitulation
585
The Connexion between the Seventh and the Eighth Chapters
592
SECOND PART 600629
600
The Opinion of St Augustine
611
Our Opinion is supported by several Writers of the Middle Ages
618
The favourable Testimonies of Modern Divines
624
Our Opinion is directly opposed to the Pelagian Heresy
636
FIFTH PART 656683
656
Various Objections in favour of the common Interpretation answered
662
The Conclusion
671
The Divinity of the Son of God
690
The Providence of God
696
Divine Predestination
698
Grace and Free Will
700
Justification
701
CERTAIN ARTICLES TO BE DILIGENTLY EXAMINED AND WEIGHED 706731
706
On God considered according to his Nature
707
On the Decrees of God
709
On Predestination to Salvation and on Damnation considered in the highest Degree
710
On the Creation and chiefly that of Man
711
On the Dominion of God over the Creatures and chiefly over Man
713
On the Providence of God
714
On the Cause of Sin universally
715
On the Fall of Adam
716
On Original Sin
717
On Predestination considered after the Fall
718
On Christ
719
On the Vocation of Sinners to Communion with Christ and to a Participa tion of his Benefits
720
On Penitence
722
On Faith
723
On Regeneration and the Regenerate
724
On the Perseverance of Saints
725
On the Assurance of Salvation
726
On the Good Works of Believers
729
On the Supper of the Lord
730
On the Church of Rome
731

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Page 516 - For that which I do I allow not: for what I would, that do I not; but what I hate, that do I.
Page 508 - Now if I do that I would not, it is no more I that do it but "sin
Page 644 - I find then a law, that, when I would do good, evil is present with me. For I delight in the law of God after the inward man: but I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.
Page 213 - Then I said, I have laboured in vain, I have spent my strength for nought, and in vain: yet surely my judgment is with the Lord, and my work with my God.
Page 522 - But by the grace of God I am what I am; and his grace which was bestowed upon me was not in vain; but I laboured more abundantly than they all; yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.
Page 197 - For if there had been a law given which could have given life, verily righteousness should have been by the law, but the scripture hath concluded all under sin, that the promise by faith of Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe.
Page 191 - Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be. So then they that are in the flesh cannot please God.
Page 492 - For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh : and these are contrary the one to the other ; so that ye cannot do the things that ye would. But if ye be led of the Spirit, ye are not under the law.
Page 731 - For it is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the Holy Ghost, and have tasted the good word of God, and the powers of the world to come, if they shall fall away, to renew them again unto repentance; seeing they crucify to themselves the Son of God afresh, and put him to an open shame.
Page 645 - For I know that in me (that is, in my flesh,) dwelleth no good thing: for to will is present with me; but how to perform that which is good I find not.

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