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Except a man has a portion of the same spirit, which Jesus,

and the Prophets, and the Apostles had, he cannot know spi-

ritual thingsThis doctrine confirmed by St. Paul And

elucidated by a comparison between the faculties of men and

of brutes, p.

104

CHAPTER III.

Neither except he has a portion of the same spirit, can he know

the scriptures to be of divine origin, nor can he spiritually

understand them-Objection to this doctrinem Reply, p. 113

CHAPTER IV.

This spirit, which has been thus given to men in different de-

grees, has been given them as a teacher or guide in their spi-

ritual concerns-Way in which it teaches, p.

123

CHAPTER V.

This spirit may be considered as the primary and infallible

guide and the scriptures but a secondary means of instruc-

tionbut the Quakers do not undervalue the latter on this

account-Their opinion concerning them, p.

130

CHAPTER VI.

This spirit, as a primary and infallible guide, has been given to

men universally-From the creation to Moses-From Moses

to Christ-From Christ to the present day, p.

. 137

CHAPTER VII.

Sect. I.-And as it has been given universally to men, so it has

been given them sufficiently-Those who resist it, quench it

- Those who attend to it, are in the way of redemption, p. 153

Sect. 11.--This spirit then besides its office of a spiritual

guide, performs that of a Redeemer to men-Redemption out-

ward and inward--Inward effected by this spirit, p.

158

Sect- -Inward redemption produces a new birthmand

leads to perfectionThis inward redemption possible to

164

Sect. IV.-New birth and perfection more particularly

ex-

pluined New birth as real from the spiritual seed of the

kingdom," as that of plants and vegetables from their seeds in

the natural worldand goes on in the same manner pro-

gressively to maturity, p.

175

CHAPTER VIII.

SECT. I.~~Possibility of redemption to all denied by the fa-

vourers of Election and Reprobation—Quaker-refutation

of the latter doctrine, p.

185

Sect. 11.-Quaker refutation continued, p.

192

CHAPTER IX.

Recapitulation of all the doctrines advanced-Objection that the

Quakers make every thing of the Spirit and but little of Fe-

sus Christ- Attempt to show that Christians often differ

without a just cause_Or that there is no material differ-

ence between the creeds of the Quakers and that of the ob-

jectors on this subject, p.

206

CHAPTER X.

Sect. I.-Ministers of the Gospel- Quakers conceive that the

spirit of God alone can qualify for the ministry-Women

equally qualified with menWay in which ministers are cal-

led and acknowledged among the Quakers, p. . 216

SECT. II.- Quaker-ministers, when acknowledged, engage in

family visits---Nature of these and sometimes in missions

through England and sometimes in foreign parts, p. 231

CHAPTER XI.

Elders-Their origin and their office_These are not to meddle

with the discipline of the church, p..

238

CHAPTER XII.

Sect 1.—Worshipis usually made to consist of prayer and

preaching~But neither of these are considered by the Qua-

kers to be effectual without the aid of the spirit-Hence no

liturgy or studied form of words among the Quakers--Re-

puted manner and character of Quaker-preaching-Observa-

upon these, p.

243

Sect. 11.-Silent worship-Manner of it-Worship not neces-

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