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PRINCIPAL HEADS OF PRACTICAL RELIGION.,
Designed for the use of Families.
BY JOHN EVANS, D. D.
TO WHICH IS NOW PREFIXED,
A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF the life of THE
BY JOHN ERSKINE, D. D.
ONE OF THE MINISTERS OF EDINBURGH.
COMPLETE IN ONE VOLUME.
PRINTED FOR RICHARD BAYNES,
CHARACTERS OF THIS WORK.
IN the Preface to Dr. WATTS's sermons in Octavo, the reader will find the following character of this work. "Since I first published these discourses, "the world has been furnished with a more compleat "account of most of these subjects, in that excellent "treatise called the CHRISTIAN TEMPER, which my worthy friend Dr. EVANS hath sent abroad, and "which is, perhaps, the most compleat summary of "those duties which make up the Christian life, that "hath been published in our age.
Dr. JOHN EVANS'S CHRISTIAN TEMPER Contains a course of excellent Sermons on that subject.-"His Style is grave, plain, manly, and nervous- His Heads always distinct and well arranged; the Scriptures well and properly collected."
Vide Dr. Williams's Preacher,
THE IMPORTANCE OF KNOWING WHAT SPIRIT
LUKE ix. 55. But he turned, and rebuked them, and said,
Ye know not what manner of spirit ye are of.
THE SAME MIND WHICH WAS IN CHRIST.
PHIL. ii. 5. Let this mind be in you, which was also in
A SPIRITUAL IN OPPOSITION TO A CARNAL
ROM. viii. 6. For to be carnally minded, is death; but
to be spiritually minded, is life and peace.
FAITH THE MAIN PRINCIPLE OF THE CHRIST-
2 COR. v. 7. For we walk by faith, not by sight.