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CONTENTS OF VOLUME V.
A TREATISE CONCERNING RELIGIOUS AFFECTIONS,
PART 1. Concerning the nature of the affections and their import-
SECT. I. Previous remarks on the affections
II. True religion lies much in affections...
III. Inferences from the doctrine ..
PART 11. Shewing what are no certain signs that religious affec-
tions are truly gracious, or that they are not.
Sect. I. Raised very high are no sign.....
Great effects on the body, are no sign.
Fluency and fervour, are no sign...
That they are not excited by us, is no sign 44
That they come with texts of scripture, is no sign 49
That there is an appearance of love, is no sign.. 51
VII. Religious affections of many kinds, are no sign. 53
VII. Joys following in a certain order, are no sign... 57
Much time and zeal in duty, are no sign.
Much expression of praise is no sign..
Great confidence, is no certain sign
XII. Affecting relations, are no sign
Part 1. Shewing what are distinguishing signs of truly gracious
Gracious affections are from divine influence... 95
Their object is the excellence of divine things., 129
They are founded on the moral excellency of ob-
They arise from divine illumination
They are attended with a conviction of certainty 172
They are attended with evangelical humiliation. 190
VII. They are attended with a change of nature.... 215
vil. They beget and promote the temper of Jesus .. 219
Gracious affections soften the heart
XI. False affections rest satisfied in themselves..., 247
XI. Their fruit is Christian practice ...
xi. Christian practice is the chief sign to others.... 273
xiv. Christian practice is the chief sign to ourselves.. 285
APPENDIX TO THE TREATISE ON THE AFFECTIONS.
1. To Mr. Gillespie, in answer to objections ...... 322
11. To Mr. Gillespie, in answer to further objections 333
Lev. ix. ult. and s. 1, 2.- And there came a fire out before the Lord-upon the
altar;—which when all the people saw, they shouted, and fell on their faces. And Nahab and Abihu--offered strange fire before the Lord, which he commanded them not: and there went out fire from the Lord, and devoured them, and they
died before the Lord. Cant. ii. 12, 13.—The flowers appear on the earth, the time of the singing of birds
is come, and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land. The fig-tree putteth forth her green figs, and the vines with the tender grape give a good smell. Ver. 15. Take us the foxes, the little foxes which spoil the vines : for our vines have tender grapes.