Hebrew alone. – Masters it. — “Mighty in the Scriptures." - Studies the
Bible with much Prayer. - Studies Theology.- Correct Views of Theology.
- The Importance and Possibility of the Science. – Noblest of all Sciences.
– Its Relation to Religious Experience; may be easily ascertained.- God
the Centre and Source of Theology. - His Glory highest and best. Mr.
W.'s Exalted Views of Christ and His Position in a System of Theology.-
His Theology strictly Calvinistic or Pauline. - The Reasons which cause
some to hate the System led him to love it. - A System easily ascertained
when the Heart is right. – Difficulties indeed, but vanish when one abso-
lutely loves God in Christ. – Mr. W. studied Theology with Prayer. – Ob-
jections affirming its Narrowness. — Its Biblical Character.,- No Narrow
System. . - His Theological Reading. – Admiration of President Edwards
and other New England Divines. — Wide Circle of his Theological Inquiries.
Becomes an Adept in the Science. - Receives the Degree of D. D.-Studies
Mental Philosophy; Admires it. — The Scotch Philosophy rather than the
German. - Studies History; Eloquence; General Literature. – Habit of
Prayer. - Gift of Prayer.- Some Remarkable Instances. — Strengthen his
Influence over his People. - His Type of Piety responsive to his Theological
System, rooted in Love for God's Glory and in Tender Sympathy with
Christ. Instances. - Its Subtle Influence.
Dr. W. as a Preacher. — The Subject Matter and Spirit of his Preaching
greatly strengthen his Influence over his People.
His Love of Sacred Truth. – This gave Character to his Preaching. – Makes
much of his Pulpit. Would preach the Whole Truth. – Men easily
deceived in regard to this. – The Truths uttered, the Power of the Pulpit.
He held up the Divine Glory, Law, Sovereignty, in Connection with Man's
Ability and Obligation. - Human Depravity. – The Atonement. — Infinitude
of the Redeemer. - Faith Working by Love, the first Acceptable Act. -
Difference between Natural and Christian Morality. Honors the Holy
Spirit. · Regeneration and Sanctitication, but not Perfection. - Future
Punishment. He preached radically, searchingly; in Harmony withi
Christian Experience; scripturally, boldly, decidedly. – No Sympathy with
Time-serving Ministers.-A Live Preacher, - Made much Use of the Appeal.
- Opinions of several Gentlemen regarding his Pulpit Power,