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XI. Of the order and harmony of graces and duties,
LIFE OF FAITH.
IN THREE PARTS.
THE FIRST IS A SERMON ON HEB. XI. 1. FORMERLY PREACHED BEFORE HIS MAJESTY, AND PUBLISHED BY HIS COMMAND; WITH ANOTHER, ADDED FOR THE FULLER APPLICATION.
THE SECOND IS INSTRUCTIONS FOR CONFIRMING BELIEVERS IN THE CHRISTIAN FAITH.
THE THIRD IS DIRECTIONS HOW TO LIVE BY FAITH; OR HOW TO EXERCISE IT ON ALL OCCASIONS.
"For we walk by faith, not by sight." 2 Cor. v. 7.
"For which cause we faint not: but though our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by day: For our light affliction which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory: While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: For the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal." 2 Cor. iv. 16-18.
"By faith he forsook Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the King: for he endured, as seeing him that is invisible." Heb. xii. 27.