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Great Christian Doctrine
Containing, in particular,
Dr. JOHN TAYLOR, in his Book, Intitled,
By the late Reverend and Learned
President of the College of New Jersey.
Matth. ix. 12. They that be whole, need not a Physician; but
they that are fick.
omnibus Maledictionibus primi Hominis, omnes ejus Gene-
R. SAL. JARCHI.
In Iniquitate genitus fum ; atque Sensus eft, quod à Nati-
BOSTON Printed, LONDON Re-printed,
A brief ACCOUNT of the Book and its
HE Reverend Author of the following
Publication. But, ere his Decease, the Copy was finished and brought to the Press, and a Number of Sheets passed his own Review.
They that were acquainted with the Author, or know his just Character, and have any Taste for the ferious Theme, will want Nothing to be said in Recommendation of the ensuing Tract, but only that Mr. EDWARDS wrote it.
Several valuable Pieces on this Subject have lately been published, upon the fame side of the Question. But he had no Notice of so much as the very firit of them, till he had wholly concluded what he had in View : nor has it been thought, any Thing already printed should supersede this Work of his ; being designed on a more extenfive Plan; comprising a Variety of Arguments, and Answers to many Objections, that fell not in the Way of the other worthy Writers; and the whole done with a Care of familiar Method and Language, as well as clear Reasoning, in general accommodated very much to common Capacities.
It must be a sensible Pleasure to every Friend of Truth, that so mafterly a Hand undertook a Reply to Dr. TAYLOR; notwithstanding the various