| › Dedications - The Method of Grace
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W. BARNES AND SON,
The Epistle Dedicatory
To the Worshipful John Upt ...read|
| › The Epistle To The Reader - Every creature, by the instinct of nature, or by the light of reason, strives to avoid danger, and get out of harm's way. The cattle in the fields pre ...read|
| › Sermon 1 - The general Nature of effectual Application stated
1 Cor. 1: 30
But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteo ...read|
| › Sermon 2 - Wherein the Union of the Believer with Christ, as a principal Part of effectual Application, is stated and practically improved.
John 17: 23.
I i ...read|
| › Sermon 3 - Of the Nature and Use of the Gospel-ministry, as an external Mean of applying Christ.
2 Cor. 5: 20.
Now then we are ambassadors for Christ, as th ...read|
| › Sermon 4 - Concerning the Work of the Spirit, as the internal, and most effectual Mean of the Application of Christ.
John 6: 44.
No man can come to me, exce ...read|
| › Sermon 5 - Of the Work of the Spirit more particularly, by which the Soul is enabled to apply Christ.
Eph. 2: 1.
And you has he quickened who were dead in t ...read|
| › Sermon 6 - Of that Act on our Part, by which we do actually and effectually apply Christ to our own Souls.
John 1: 12.
But as many as received him, to them ...read|
| › Sermon 7 - John 1: 12.
But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God; even to then that believe on his name.
The nature and ex ...read|
| › Sermon 8 - Setting forth the Believer's Fellowship With Christ, the next End of his Application to them.
Therefore God, thy God, hath anointed t ...read|
| › Sermon 9 - Containing the first general Use of Exhortation, inviting all Men to apply Jesus Christ.
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are h ...read|
| › Sermon 10 - Wherein the general Exhortation is enforced by one Motive drawn from the first Title of Christ.
Matth. 9: 12.
But when Jesus heard that, he said ...read|
| › Sermon 11 - Containing the Second Motive to enforce the general Exhortation, from a second Title of Christ.
Luxe 1: 72.
To perform the mercy promised to our ...read|
| › Sermon 12 - Containing a third Motive to enliven the general Exhortation from a third Title of CHRIST.
Cant. 5. Part of Verse 16.
Yea, He is altogether lovel ...read|
| › Sermon 13 - Alluring the Hearts of Men to come to Christ, by a fourth Motive contained in another Title of Christ.
Haggai 2: 7.
-- And the desire of all nati ...read|
| › Sermon 14 - Containing the fifth Motive to apply Christ, drawn from another excellent Title of Christ.
1 Cor. 2: 8.
Which, none of the princes of this world ...read|
| › Sermon 15 - Opening the sixth Motive to come to Christ, contained in the sixth and last Title of Christ.
Luke 2: 25.
-- Waiting for the [Consolation] of Isra ...read|
| › Sermon 16 - Enforcing the general Exhortation, by a seventh Motive drawn from the first Benefit purchased by Christ.
Eph. 1: 7.
In whom we have redemption th ...read|
| › Sermon 17 - Opening the eighth Motive to come to CHRIST, drawn from the sixth Benefit purchased by Christ for Believers.
Eph. 1: 6.
To thc praise of the glor ...read|
| › Sermon 18 - The Liberty of Believers opened and stated.
John 8: 36.
If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed.
From the 30th verse ...read|
| › Sermon 19 - The Saints coming home to GOD by Reconciliation and Glorification, opened and applied.
1 Pet. 3: 18.
For Christ has once suffered for sins, the j ...read|
| › Sermon 20 - The great usefulness of the Law or Word of GOD, in order to the Application of CHRIST.
Rom. 7: 9.
For I was alive without the law once, but when ...read|
| › Sermon 21 - Rom 7:9
For I was alive without the law once: But when the commandment came, sin revived, and I died.
Doct. 2. THAT there is a mighty efficacy i ...read|
| › Sermon 22 - The Teachings of God opened, in their Nature and Necessity.
John 6: 45.
It is written in the prophets, And they shall be all taught of God. Every ...read|
| › Sermon 23 - John 6: 45.
It is written in the Prophets, And they shall be all taught of God. Every man therefore that has heard, and has learned of the Father, c ...read|
| › Sermon 24 - Of the Manner and Importance of the Spirit's Indwelling.
1 John 3: 24.
-- And hereby we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he has gi ...read|
| › Sermon 25 - Of the Nature and Necessity of the New Creature.
2 Cor. 5: 17.
Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed awa ...read|
| › Sermon 26 - 2 Cor. 5: 17.
Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.
After the ex ...read|
| › Sermon 27 - Of the Nature, Principle, and Necessity of Mortification.
Gal. 5: 24.
And they that are Christ's, have crucified the flesh, with the affections a ...read|
| › Sermon 28 - Gal. 5: 24.
And they that are Christ's, have crucified the flesh, with the affections and lusts.
From hence our observation was,
That a saving in ...read|
| › Sermon 29 - Of the Imitation of Christ in holiness of Life, and the necessity of it in Believers.
I John 2: 6.
He that saith he abided in him, ought himself ...read|
| › Sermon 30 - 1 John 11: 6.
He that saith he abideth in him, ought himself also so to walk, even as he walked.
These words have been resolved into their parts, ...read|
| › Sermon 31 - Of the State of Spiritual Death, and the Misery thereof.
Eph. 5: 14.
Wherefore he saith, Awake thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead, and C ...read|
| › Sermon 32 - The Condemnation of Unbelievers, illustrated and applied.
John 3: 18.
-- But he that believeth not is condemned already, because he has not belie ...read|
| › Sermon 33 - Of the Aggravation of the Sin, and Punishment of Unbelief under the light of the Gospel.
John 3: 19.
And this is the condemnation, that light is ...read|
| › Sermon 34 - The blinding Policies of Satan opened, as the cause of Unbelief, and Forerunner of Destruction.
2 Cor. 4: 3, 4.
But if our gospel be hid, it is h ...read|
| › Sermon 35 - 2 Cor. 4: 3, 4.
But if our gospel he hid, it is hid to them that are lost; in whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of them which believe ...read|