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1 Corinthians

1:2  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Threefold Sanctification’  #434, MTP 8.85-96  with Jude 1 & 1 Peter 1:2

1:3  

Mead, Matthew – The Pastor’s Valediction, being a Farewell Sermon  in Farewell Sermons, pp. 253-272  and in The Sermons of Matthew Mead  Buy  pp. 367-90

Wafield, B.B. – “God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ”  in The Princeton Theological Review, 1917, p. 1 ff.

1:4-9  Luther, Martin – Sermon on 1 Cor. 1:4-9  in Complete Church Postil, the Final and Original Edition of 1544  Protestant Reformer

1:4  Boys, John – The Epistle, 1 Cor. 1:4  in Works, pp. 512-515

1:9 

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 1:9  in Sermons, Series II, 1729  WJE Online, Vol. 44

Candlish, Robert – God’s Faithful Calling  in The Gospel of Forgiveness  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Special Call and the Unfailing Result’  #616, MTP 11.111-120

Palmer, B.M. – ‘Fellowship with God in the Person of the Son’  in The Threefold Fellowship and the Threefold Assurance, pp. 46-68

1:10 

Flavel, John – Gospel Unity Recommended to the Churches of Christ, a Sermon  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 592-608

Boston, Thomas – The Evil and Danger of Schism  in Works, vol. 7, pp. 593-613

Presbyterian Board of Publication – Letter XVII: To One of an Exclusive and Bigoted Spirit  in Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

1:12-13  Presbyterian Board of Publication – Letter XVII: To One of an Exclusive and Bigoted Spirit  in Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

1:16  Presbyterian Board of Publication – Letter XXI: To a Mother who Neglects to Bring her Children to Baptism  in Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

1:17  Dabney, Robert – Simplicity of Pulpit Style  in Discussions, vol. 2, p. 80 ff.

1:18-25  Peck, Thomas – The Wisdom of Man Versus the Power of God  1878  in Miscellanies, vol. 1  American, southern presbyterian

1:18  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Word of the Cross’  #1611, MTP 27.425-436

1:21-23  Presbyterian Board of Publication – Letter X: To One Who Complains of the Want [Lack] of Intellectual Preaching  in Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

1:22-24 

Davies, Samuel – Preaching of Christ Crucified, the Means of Salvation  in Sermons, 1.620-51

Thornwell, James H. – The Gospel, God’s Power and Wisdom  in Collected Writings, vol. 2, pp. 301-334

1:23-24  

Halyburton, Thomas – Sermon 2, Christ Crucified, or The Wisdom and Power of God in Him Rendering the Gospel Call Effectual  in Works

Tennent, Gilbert – ‘The Wisdom of God in Redemption’  in Sermons of the Log College, pp 69-96

Cunningham, William – Sermons (1872), pp. 120-33 & 134-45

Apostolic Preaching

God Manifested by the Cross of Christ

Spurgeon, Charles – Christ Crucified

1:23 

Spurgeon, Charles – Preaching Christ Crucified

Palmer, Benjamin Morgan – ‘Offence of the Cross, Unreasonable’  in Sermons, 2.83-92

1:24  

Robinson, Ralph – Christ All, and in All, pp. 513-24 & 524-37

‘Christ the Power of God’

‘Christ the Wisdom of God’

Bonar, Horatius – Divine Philosophy  2 Sermons  in Family Sermons  1863  reprinted in Fifty-Two Sermons  Buy  pp. 33-47

Candlish, Robert – Christ the Power and Wisdom of God  in The Gospel of Forgiveness  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Chalmers, Thomas – Christ the Wisdom of God  in Sermons Preached in the Tron Church, Glasgow, pp. 196-221  Chalmers was an evangelical minister in the Church of Scotland at this time.

Spurgeon, Charles – Christ–The Power and Wisdom of God

1:25  Chalmers, Thomas – The Foolishness of God Wiser than Men  in Sermons by the Late Thomas Chalmers Illustrative of Different Stages in his Ministry, 1798-1847  This was when Chalmers was an evangelical minister in the Church of Scotland.

1:26-29

Taylor, Francis – God’s Glory in Man’s Happiness, with the Freeness of his Grace in Electing us, Together with Many Arminian Objections Answered  Buy

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘God’s Strange Choice’  #587, MTP 10.485-496

1:26

Bolton, Robert – Sermon on 1 Cor. 1:26  appended to The Four Last Things

Burgess, Anthony – Spiritual Refining

Sermon 103, Stirring Up to Serious and Fixed Meditations upon this Calling, in Respect of the Manner and Time of it, and the Persons Called

Sermon 104, Of True Spiritual Wisdom, the Nature and Properties of it, Discovering who are the Real Wise Men in the World

Sermon 105, Wise Men After the Flesh Characterized, and (by God for the most part) Rejected

Sermon 106, Reasons why God Passes by Human Wisdom, with the Difference between it and True Spiritual Wisdom; Also the Commendation of Human Learning, and how Necessary it is for a Minister

Sermon 107, Of the Consistency of Earthly Greatness and Nobility with Godliness; And yet Notwithstanding, how Rare it is for such Men to be Called and Saved

1:27  Corbet, Edward – God’s Providence, a Sermon Preached before the Honorable House of Commons, at their Late Solemn Fast, Dec. 28, 1642  Westminster divine

1:29-31 

Case, Thomas – The Vanity of Glorying in the Flesh, opened in a Sermon preached at the Funeral of…  1655

Edwards, Jonathan – God Glorified in Man’s Dependence  in his 2 vol. Works, vol. 2, in Two Sermons…, pp. 3-7

‘Rabbi’ Duncan, John – Glorying in Christ Jesus  in Rich Gleanings from Rabbi Duncan, p. 63 ff.  Buy  Free Church of Scotland

1:30-31  Spurgeon, Charles – The Fourfold Treasure  #991, MTP 17.277-288

1:30

Owen, John – Ch. 18, p. 344 ff.  in The Doctrine of Justification  in Works, vol. 5

Flavel, John – Sermon 1, the General Nature of Effectual Application Stated  in The Method of Grace  in Fountain of Life Opened  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 15-33

Leighton, Robert – Sermon 23, A Summary of Spiritual Privileges  in Works, vol. 3

Boston, Thomas – Union with Christ the Only Way to Sanctification  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 5-14

Erskine, Ralph – Redemption by Christ, Shown to be of God as the First Cause, and to God as the Last End  in Works, vol. 2

Whitefield, George – Christ, the Believer’s Wisdom, Righteousness, Sanctification, and Redemption  in Select Sermons of George Whitefield, pp. 96-115

Alexander, Archibald – Christ our Wisdom, Righteousness, Sanctification, and Redemption  1850  in Practical Sermons, pp. 195-207

Smyth, Thomas – Christ our Righteousness  in Works, vol. 10  American, southern presbyterian

Candlish, Robert – Christ the Power and Wisdom of God  in The Gospel of Forgiveness  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Warfield, B.B.

The New Testament Terminology of ‘Redemption’  in The Princeton Theological Review, 1917, p. 201 ff.

‘Redeemer’ and ‘Redemption’  in The Princeton Theological Review, 1916, p. 177

1:31  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Glorying in the Lord’  #1178, MTP 20.337-348

2:2

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of the Knowledge of Christ Crucified  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 494-506

Wilkinson, Jr., Henry – Unum Necessarium [The One Thing Necessary]: or the Knowledge of Christ Crucified  in Three Decades of Sermons, Decade 1

Bridge, William – Christ Crucified the Object of our Faith  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 20-41

Flavel, John – The Fountain of Life, Sermon 1  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 32-42

Boston, Thomas – The Excellency of the Knowledge of Christ Crucified  21 pp.

M’Luarin, John – The Knowledge of Christ Crucified the Sum and Substance of Saving Knowledge  in Works (Glasgow, 1830), p. 594 ff.  Evangelical Church of Scotland minister

Whitefield, George – The Knowledge of Jesus Christ the best Knowledge

Pemberton, Ebenezer – The Knowledge of Christ Recommended  in The Puritan Pulpit: Ebenezer Pemberton, the American Puritans, p. 1 ff.  Buy

Chalmers, Thomas – On the Knowledge of Christ and Him Crucified  in Sermons and Discourses, vol. 1, pp. 109-114  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Man of One Subject’  #1264, MTP 21.637-648

2:4-5  Chalmers, Thomas – Sermon 1: The Necessity of the Spirit to Give Effect to the Preaching of the Gospel  in Sermons Preached in the Tron Church, Glasgow, pp. 17-49  Chalmers was at this time an evangelical in the Church of Scotland.

2:4 

Watson, Thomas – Preaching  in Gleanings from Thomas Watson  Buy

Dabney, Robert – Simplicity of Pulpit Style  in Discussions, vol. 2, p. 80 ff.

2:8 

Flavel, John – Sermon 14, Containing the Fifth Motive to Apply Christ, Drawn from Another Excellent Title of Christ  in Method of Grace in Works, vol. 2, pp. 235-42

Fuller, Andrew – 1 Cor. 2:8 with Mt. 21:38  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works, 1.677-78

2:9-10  Spurgeon, Charles – Heaven

2:9

Sibbes, Richard – ‘Hidden Secrets Revealed by the Gospel’  Four Sermons  in Works, 4.151-200

Shedd, William – ‘Sanctification Completed at Death’  in Sermons to the Spiritual Man, pp. 315-28

2:10  Trail, Robert – Sermon on 1 Cor. 2:10  in Select Practical Writings

2:11-13  Edwards, Jonathan – Ministers not to Preach not their own Wisdom but the Word of God  in Sermons, Series II, January-June 1740 (WJE Online Vol. 55)

2:12  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Grace for Grace’  #2087, MTP 35.289-300

2:14

Reynolds, Edward – Animalis Homo  in Latin  1649  in Works, vol. 4

Edwards, Jonathan – A Spiritual Understanding of Divine Things Denied to the Unregenerate  in Sermons and Discourses: 1723-1729  being WJE Online, Vol. 14

Fuller, Andrew – 1 Cor. 2:14 with Eph. 2:3  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works, 1.680

Spurgeon, Charles – Natural or Spiritual?  #407, MTP 7.473-478

3:3 

Bridge, William – The Carnality of Professors  in Works, vol. 5, pp. 117-32

Presbyterian Board of Publication – Letter XVII: To One of an Exclusive and Bigoted Spirit  in Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

3:5-9  Warfield, B.B. – Man’s Husbandry and God’s Bounty  in Faith and Life: ‘Conferences’ in the Oratory of Princeton Seminary, pp. 211-221  1916

3:5-7  Witherspoon, John – The Success of the Gospel Entirely of God  in Sermons on Interesting Subjects  in Works, vol. 5  1815  American presbyterian, signer of the Declaration of Independence, president of Princeton College

3:6-9  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Farm Labourers’  #1602, MTP 27.317-328

3:6-7  Davies, Samuel – The Success of the Ministry of the Gospel, Owing to Divine Influence  1752

3:9-17  Candlish, Robert – God’s Temple Tried  in The Gospel of Forgiveness  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

3:9 

Flavel, John – Husbandry Spiritualized, or the Heavenly Use of Earthly Things  in Works, vol. 5, pp. 16-26

Fuller, Andrew – Works, 1.538-39 & 491-94

‘Christian Churches God’s Building’

‘Ministers Fellow Laborers with God’

3:10-15  Dabney, Robert – An Exposition of 1 Cor. 3:10-15  in Discussions, vol. 1, pp. 551-74

3:11  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The One Foundation’  #1494, MTP 25.517-528

3:15  West, Edward – Purgatory a Groundless and Dangerous Doctrine  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 6, pp. 126-50

3:16-17  Howe, John – The Living Temple, or the Notion Improved that a Good Man is the Temple of God  in Works, vol. 3 of 6

3:17 

Byfield, Richard – Temple-Defilers Defiled, wherein a True Visible Church of Christ is Described. The Evils and Pernicious Errors, especially Appertaining to Schism, Anabaptism & Libertinism, that Infest our Church, are Discovered.  And directions to preserve from the sin and punishment of temple-defiling, delivered in Two Sermons, Feb. 20 & 27, 1644, out of 1 Cor. 3:17  1645  Westminster divine

Watson, Thomas – ‘The Mystical Temple’  in A Plea for the Godly & Other Sermons, pp. 340-77

3:21-23 

Sibbes, Richard – A Christian’s Portion, or a Christian’s Charter  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 6-38

Watson, Thomas – The Christian’s Charter, Showing the Privileges of a Believer  1654  Also in The Sermons of Thomas Watson, pp. 3-146

‘Rabbi’ Duncan, John – Two Sermons after the Communion  in Pulpit and Communion Table, pp. 48-59  Buy  1874  with 1 Cor. 6:19-20  Free Church of Scotland

3:22 

Strong, William – The Saints’ Inheritance  in 31 Select Sermons  d. 1654

Spurgeon, C.H.

‘Things Present’  #870, MTP 15.265-276

‘Things to Come’  #875, MTP 15.325-336

4:1-5  Luther, Martin – Sermon on 1 Cor. 4:1-5  in Luther’s Church Postil in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

4:1-2 

Jewel, John – On 1 Cor. 4:1-2  in Certain Sermons of Bishop Jewel in Works of John Jewel, vol. 2

Pringle, Thomas – Untitled  Preached at the opening of the Associate Synod of Ireland in Belfast, 12 July 1796  in Biographical Sketches and Sermons of Some of the First Ministers of the Associate Church in America, by James P. Miller (Albany, NY: Hoffman and White, 1839), pp. 425-443

4:1  Boys, John – 1 Cor. 4:1  in Works, p. 91-96

4:2  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Faithful Stewardship’  #2440, MTP 41.553-563

4:3-4  Chalmers, Thomas – The Judgment of Men, Compared with the Judgment of God  in Sermons Preached in the Tron Church, Glasgow, pp. 122-150  Chalmers was an evangelical in the Church of Scotland at this time.

4:4  Burgess, Anthony – Sermons 23-24, That the Works of a Godly Man Done Graciously are not the Conditions, or a Causa Sine Qua Non of his Justification  in The True Doctrine of Justification, Part II, Section 4  1654

4:5  Smyth, Thomas – The Principle of Secrecy and Secret Societies, Two Discourses  in Works, vol. 5  American, southern presbyterian

4:7

Charles, Thomas – ‘Humility’  in Spiritual Counsels, pp. 26-43

Spurgeon, Charles

Distinguishing Grace

Pride Catechized and Condemned  #1271, MTP 22.1-12

‘A Catechism for the Proud’  #1392, MTP 24.13-24

4:8  Bonar, Horatius – Apostolic Sighs  in Family Sermons  1863  reprinted in Fifty-Two Sermons  Buy  pp. 448-455

4:15  Stoddard, Solomon – The Gospel is the Means of Conversion  in The Puritan Pulpit: The American Puritans, Solomon Stoddard, p. 25 ff.  Buy

4:18  Boston, Thomas – ‘Believers Looking at the Things Which are Not Seen’  in Works, 3.76-93

4:20  Chalmers, Thomas – The Nature of the Kingdom of God  in Sermons and Discourses, vol. 2, pp. 307-312  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

5:1-5  Kistemaker, Simon – Deliver this Man to Satan

5:6-8

Luther, Martin – Sermon on 1 Cor. 5:6-8  in Luther’s Church Postil in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

Candlish, Robert – Unleavened Bread  in The Gospel of Forgiveness  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Purging out the Leaven’  #965, MTP 16.685-696

5:7-8  Vines, Richard – Ch. 1, Of the Passover, or the Paschal Lamb, Its Signification and the Analogy of Resemblance Between it and Christ our Passover  in A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

5:7

Frith, John – A Comparison between the Paschal Lamb and the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  d. 1533  10 pp.  in Writings of Tindal, Frith & Barnes  (Philadelphia, 1842) English martyr

Robinson, Ralph – ‘Christ the Christian Passover’  in Christ All, and in All, pp. 588-627

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of Christ our Passover  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 507-539

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 5:7  in Sermons, Series II, 1733 (WJE Online Vol. 48)

Spurgeon, Charles – Christ Our Passover

Warfield, B.B. – Christ our Sacrifice  in The Princeton Theological Review, 1917, p. 385 ff.

Vos, Geerhardus – ‘The Gracious Provision’  in Grace and Glory, pp. 233-241

5:8 

Davies, Samuel – The Christian Feast

Thornwell, James H. – Discourse IV: Sincerity  in Discourses on Truth  in Collected Writings, vol. 2  American, southern presbyterian

5:11  Edwards, Jonathan

The Nature and End of Excommunication  in his 2 vol. Works, vol. 2, in Seven Sermons, pp. 118-121

The Means and Ends of Excommunication  in Sermons and Discourses, 1734-1738  WJE Online, Vol. 19

5:17  Bradford, John – A Comparison Between the Old Man and the New, also Between the Law and the Gospel, Containing a Short Sum of All the Divinity Necessary for a Christian Conscience  in Writings, vol. 1

5:19 

Boston, Thomas – Cautions Against Quenching the Spirit  in Works, vol. 3

M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – God in Christ Reconciling the World  Free Church of Scotland

6:2  Cawdrey, Daniel – A Commission for an Assize [Judgment] Granted to the Saints  in Three Sermons viz. 1. A Commission for an Assize, granted to the saints, 2. A Close Hypocrite Discovered, 3. The Lawfulness of doing good out of hope of Reward  1641

6:3  Lightfoot, John – On 1 Cor. 6:3  in Latin  in Works, vol. 6

6:11 

Burgess, Anthony – Spiritual Refining

Sermon 59, To Undeceive Men that Think, Though they Live Wickedly, yet they Shall Die Happily. And How it Comes to Pass that Men are so Prone to Deceive Themselves

Sermon 60, That God’s Grace of Conversion, is Sometimes Vouchsafed to the Worst of Men

Sermon 61, Of the Washing and Cleansing of a Sinner

Sermon 62, Of the Grace of God Sanctifying a Sinner

Sermon 63, Signs and Characters of Sanctified Ones

Sermon 64, The Counterfeits of Sanctification. That Devotion, in Superstitious Customs, or God’s own Ordinances, or being Externally in Covenant with God, do not Really Sanctify a Man

Sermon 65, Comfortable Directions to Poor Doubting Christians

Boston, Thomas – Of Sanctification  in Commentary on the Shorter Catechism, in Works, 1.653-661

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 6:11  in Sermons, Series II, 1747 (WJE Online Vol. 65)

Whitefield, George – Justification by Christ

6:17 

Sterry, Peter – Question 1  in ‘5 Questions Answered’ in The Appearance of God unto Man in the Gospel  1710

Lye, Thomas – The True Believers Union with Christ Jesus  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 5, pp. 284-303

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Saint One with his Saviour’  #961, MTP 16.637-648

6:18  Flavel, John – Caution 3, the Harlot’s Face in the Scripture Glass  in A Caution for Seamen  in Works, vol. 5

6:19-20  

Reynolds, Edward – The Lord’s Property in his Redeemed People  in Works, vol. 5

Baxter, Richard – The Absolute Dominion of God-Redeemer, and the Necessity of being Devoted and Living to Him  in Practical Works, vol. 17  Also in Practical Works, 4.784-96

Hopkins, Ezekiel – On Glorifying God in his Attributes  in Works, vol. 2

Davies, Samuel – Dedication to God Argued from Redeeming Mercy

Jay, William – Obedience the Fruit of Redemption  in Standard Works of William Jay, vol. 2, p. 290 ff.

Alexander, Archibald – God to be Glorified by those Bought with a Price  1850  in Practical Sermons, pp. 291-307

‘Rabbi’ Duncan, John – Two Sermons after the Communion  in Pulpit and Communion Table  Buy  pp. 48-59  1874  Free Church of Scotland

Philpot, J.C. – Not Our Own–Bought with a Price

Spurgeon, Charles

Bought with a Price  #1004, MTP 17.433-444

‘Redemption by Price’  #1554, MTP 26.469-480

6:19  Howe, John – The Living Temple, or the Notion Improved that a Good Man is the Temple of God  in Works, vol. 3 of 6

6:20  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Redemption and Its Claims’  with 1 Cor 7:23   #1163, MTP 20.157-168

7:1  Bates, William – Spiritual Perfection Unfolded and Enforced  in Works, vol. 2

7:2  Chalmers, Thomas – Discourse 2: The Modesty of True Science  in Discourses on the Christian Revelation, Viewed in Connection with the Modern Astronomy  in Sermons and Discourses, vol. 2  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland.  Chalmers’ old earth, Gap Theory of Gen. 1:1-3 is not recommended.

7:5  Alexander, Archibald – A Short Conversation on Fasting and Prayer  in Practical Truths

7:14 

Goodwin, Thomas – Of Election, Book 5, in Works, vol. 9

Ch. 3, A Comparing of 1 Cor. 7:14 with the Forecited Rom. 11:16

Ch. 4, A Larger Explication of 1 Cor. 7:14

Ch. 5, Reasons Drawn Out of that Foregoing Exposition of 1 Cor. 7:14, that the Holiness there Attributed to Believers’ Children is True and Real, Evangelical Holiness, other Interpretations Refuted  Goodwin was an Independent, who accordingly held to infant baptism and grounded church membership upon regeneration (or presumed regeneration).  Hence his interpretation of this verse.  On the contrary, the ‘federal holiness’ view of the Scots and much of the rest of historic presbyterianism is recommended. 

Smyth, Thomas – Article III: The Law of Infant Membership in the Church of God, Not Abrogated by the Gospel  in Articles on Baptism  in Works, vol. 10  American, southern presbyterian

7:20

Perkins, William – A Treatise of the Vocations, or Callings of Men, with the Sorts and Kinds of Them, and the Right Use Thereof  in Works, vol. 1 (of 3)

Bridge, William – How to Walk with God in our Callings  in Works, vol. 5, pp. 74-89

7:23  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Redemption and Its Claims’  with 1 Cor. 6:20  #1163, MTP 20.157-168

7:29-31

Sibbes, Richard – The Spiritual Man’s Aim  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 41-58

Davies, Samuel – Life’s Shortness and Vanity  in Sermons, 1.597-619

M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘Time is Short’  in Additional Remains, pp. 196-203  Also in Sermons of Robert Murray M’Cheyne, pp. 49-57

Spurgeon, Charles – A Drama in Five Acts  #481, MTP 8.649-660

7:29-30  Featley, Daniel – The Improvement of Time, or the Right Use of Time’s Shortness  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning, Furnished with Directions for Preparations to Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death, Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of…  1640  Westminster divine

7:29 

Watson, Thomas – Time’s Shortness  1676  A funeral sermon for John Wells.  Also in The Fight of Faith Crowned, pp. 57-79

Chalmers, Thomas – The Brevity of Human Life  in Sermons and Discourses, vol. 1, pp. 182-191  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

7:30-31  Bridge, William – The Uncertainty of the World Should Take Off our Hearts from the Love of it  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 365-387

7:30  Manton, Thomas – A Funeral Sermon  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 425-37

7:32-33  Jay, William – Anxiety Directed  in Standard Works of William Jay, vol. 3, p. 263 ff.

7:32  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Without Carefulness’  #1692, MTP 28.661-672

7:35  Steele, Richard – A Remedy for Wandering Thoughts in the Worship of God  239 pp.

8:1-3  Lloyd-Jones, Martyn – ‘Knowledge — False & True’  in The Puritans: Their Origins & Successors, pp. 24-45

8:2-3  Baxter, Richard – Knowledge and Love Compared, pt 1, of Falsely Pretended Knowledge  in Practical Works, vol. 15  in Practical Works (SDG, 1990-91), 4.553-648

8:2  Shedd, William – ‘Pride Vitiates Religious Knowledge’  in Sermons to the Spiritual Man, pp. 272-85

8:3 

Manton, Thomas – Sermon upon 1 Cor. 8:3  in Works, vol. 18, p. 134 ff.

Baxter, Richard – Knowledge and Love Compared, pt 2, of True Saving Knowledge  in Practical Works, vol. 15

8:4  Boston, Thomas – ‘Of the Unity of God’  in Commentary on the Shorter Catechism  in Works, 1.131-141

8:6

Manton, Thomas – Sermon upon 1 Cor. 8:6  in Works, vol. 18, p. 259 ff.

Goodwin, Thomas

The Knowledge of God the Father, and his Son Jesus Christ  in Works, vol. 4

That the Creatures are not God, but are the Works of his Power  being Book 1 of Of the Creatures, and the Condition of their State by Creation  in Works, vol. 7

Book 2, Ch. 3, That the Supreme and Utmost End or Termination of Election (as it respects us) is God’s Choosing Us to Himself…  in Of Election, in Works, vol. 9

8:8-13  Fuller, Andrew – 1 Cor. 8:8-13 with 1 Cor. 10:20-21  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works 1.683-84

8:13 

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 8:13  in Sermons, Series II, 1731-1732 (WJE Online Vol. 47)

Chalmers, Thomas – The Accommodating Spirit of Christian Charity to the Scruples of the Weak  in Sermons and Discourses, vol. 1, pp. 68-73  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Smyth, Thomas – The Christian Rule of Liberty and Charity Continued and the True Meaning of the Apostle in Rom. 14:21 and 1 Cor. 8:13 Explained  in Bible Temperance in Works, vol. 6

9:3-14  Smyth, Thomas – Claims of the Christian Ministry to an Adequate and Liberal Support: Discourse First  in Works, vol. 6  American, southern presbyterian

9:7  Spurgeon, Charles – The Battle of Life

9:11  Bonar, Archibald – Sermon I  1800  in Sermons (1817), vol. 1  (1753-1816) Evangelical Church of Scotland minister, uncle of Horatius & Andrew Bonar

9:16

Spurgeon, Charles – Preach the Gospel

Smyth, Thomas – Gospel Preaching Must be Doctrinal Preaching  in Works, vol. 6

9:21  Palmer, Benjamin Morgan

‘Perpetuity of the Divine Law’  in Sermons, 2.123-132

‘The Law, the Rule of Christ’s Kingdom’  in Sermons, 2.133-146

9:22  Spurgeon, C.H.

‘By All Means Save Some’  #1170, MTP 20.241-252

‘Soul Saving Our One Business’  #1507, MTP 25.673-684

9:23-25  Boston, Thomas – ‘The Nature of the Lord’s Supper’  in Commentary on the Shorter Catechism, in Works 2.481-488

9:24-27  Luther, Martin – Sermon on 1 Cor. 9:24-27  in Luther’s Church Postil  in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

9:24

Boys, John – The Epistle, 1 Cor. 9:24  in Works, pp. 187-191

Bunyan, John – The Heavenly Footman, or a Description of the Man that Gets to Heaven  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 375-94

Watson, Thomas – ‘The Heavenly Race’  in A Plea for the Godly & Other Sermons, pp. 293-314

Newton, John – ‘The Christian Life Compared to a Race’  in Works, 2.529-540

Spurgeon, Charles –  The Heavenly Race

9:25  Isbell, Sherman – The Temperate Life  Banner of Truth magazine, July 2001 (Issue 454)

9:26-27  M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘A Castaway’  in The Memoir & Remains of Robert Murray M’Cheyne, pp. 460-66

9:27  

Bradford, John – A Meditation on the Coming of Christ to Judgment, and of the Reward both of the Faithful and Unfaithful  in Writings, vol. 1  d. 1555  English reformer

M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘The Mental Agonies of Hell’  in A Basket of Fragments, pp. 168-173

10:1-12  Goodwin, Thomas – The Danger of Those Who, being Partakers of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper, do by Ungodly or Unfruitful Lives Act Contrary to the Institution and Design of that Ordinance  being Book 4, Ch. 3 of Of Gospel Holiness in the Heart and Life in Works, vol. 7

10:1-5

Luther, Martin – Sermon on 1 Cor. 10:1-5  in Luther’s Church Postil  in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

Cooper, Thomas – 3 Sermons upon This Text, 1 Cor. 10:1-5 etc.  in Certain Sermons Wherein is Contained the Defense of the Gospel Now Preached…  d. 1594  English reformer

10:1-4  Jay, William – Ensamples Recorded for our Learning  in Sunday Evening Sermons

10:1  Boys, John – The Epistle, 1 Cor. 10:1  in Works, pp. 433-434

10:2  Lightfoot, John – Baptism, a Sermon  in Works, vol. 6  Westminster divine, Erastian, Anglican

10:4

Robinson, Ralph – ‘Christ the Rock’  in Christ All, and in All, pp. 409-429

‘Rabbi’ Duncan, John – Table Service, the First Part: the Converted Negro  in Pulpit and Communion Table, p. 86 ff.  Buy  1874  Free Church of Scotland

10:6-13  Luther, Martin – Sermon on 1 Cor. 10:6-13  in Complete Church Postil, the Final and Original Edition of 1544  Protestant Reformer

10:8-11  Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 10:8-11  in Sermons, Series II, 1731-1732 (WJE Online Vol. 47)

10:10  

Dod, John & Robert Cleaver – A Discourse of Murmuring in the Time of Affliction  appended to Seven Godly and Fruitful Sermons  1614

Presbyterian Board of Publication – Letter to one of an impatient and complaining spirit  in Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

10:11  Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 10:11  in Sermons, Series II, 1735 (WJE Online Vol. 50)

10:12  Spurgeon, Charles – A Caution to the Presumptuous

10:13

Fuller, Andrew – 1 Cor. 10:13 with 2 Cor. 1:8  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works, 1.681

Spurgeon, Charles

Comfort for the Tempted
Comfort for the Tried Believers

10:14

Watson, Thomas – A Sermon Against Popery

Ryle, J.C. – A Study of Idolatry in the Church  in Warnings to the Churches, pp. 142-71  Also in Knots Untied, pp. 314-31

10:16-17  Warfield, B.B. – Communion in Christ’s Body and Blood  in Faith and Life: ‘Conferences’ in the Oratory of Princeton Seminary, pp. 222-30  1916

10:16

Owen, John – Discourses II-III  in Works, vol. 9, pp. 523-38

Edwards, Jonathan

Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 10:16(a)  in Sermons, Series II, 1729-1731  WJE Online, vol. 45
Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 10:16(b)  in Sermons, Series II, 1745 (WJE Online Vol. 63)

Alexander, James W. – ‘Communion in Christ’s Body & Blood’  in God is Love: Communion Addresses, pp. 233-60

Palmer, Benjamin Morgan – ‘Communion of the Blood of Christ’  in Sermons, 2.371-382

10:17 

Ussher, James – A Sermon Preached before the Commons-House of Parliament  EEBO  1627  in Works, vol. 2  Invited to the Westminster Assembly, but did not attend

Boston, Thomas – The Unity of the Body of Christ, & the Duties the Members Owe One to Another  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 591-655

Edwards, Jonathan

Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 10:17(a)  in Sermons, Series II, 1750 (WJE Online Vol. 68)

Sacramental Union to Christ  in Sermons and Discourses, 1743-1758  being WJE Online, Vol. 25

10:18  Candlish, Robert – Partakers of the Altar  in The Gospel of Forgiveness  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

10:20-21  Fuller, Andrew – 1 Cor. 10:20-21 with 1 Cor. 8:8-13  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works 1.683-84

10:22  Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 10:22  in Sermons, Series II, 1729-1731  WJE Online, Vol. 45

10:23  Cradock, Walter – Gospel Liberty in the Extensions and Limitations of it, Wherein is Laid Down an Exact Way to End the Present Dissensions and to Preserve Future Peace Among the Saints, 9 Sermons  1648  English, reformed, Independent minister in London

10:29-30  Bruce, Archibald – The Right of Private Judgment and Due Freedom of Inquiry  1817  Scottish Secession minister

10:31

Binning, Hugh – God’s Glory the Chief End of Man’s Being  in The Common Principles of the Christian Religion  in Works, vol. 1 (of 3)

Boston, Thomas – Of Man’s Chief End and Happiness  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 9-18

Newton, John – On Eating and Drinking

Smyth, Thomas – The Christian’s Principle and Motive in Voting  in Works, vol. 10  American, southern presbyterian

10:33  Fuller, Andrew – 1 Cor. 10:33 with Gal. 1:10  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works 1.671-72

11:3  Edwards, Jonathan – Of God the Father  in Sermons and Discourses, 1743-1758  being WJE Online, Vol. 25

11:5  Warfield, B.B. – Paul on Women Speaking in Church  in The Presbyterian (Oct. 30, 1919), pp. 8-9

11:13-14  Edwards, Jonathan – The True Christian’s Life a Journey Towards Heaven  in Sermons and Discourses, 1730-1733  being WJE Online, Vol. 17

11:18  Presbyterian Board of Publication – Letter XVII: To One of an Exclusive and Bigoted Spirit  in Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

11:19  

Vines, Richard – The Authors, Nature and Danger of Heresy, Laid Open in a Sermon…  being set apart as a solemn day of public humiliation to seek God’s assistance for the suppressing and preventing of the growth and spreading of errors, heresies, and blasphemies  1646  Westminster divine

Smyth, Thomas – Unitarianism Not the Gospel  in Works, vol. 9  American, southern presbyterian

11:23-32  Luther, Martin – Church Postil  in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

Sermon on Confession and the Lord’s Supper in General
Sermon on the Holy Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper, its Fruits, and of Confession and Absolution

11:23-26  Owen, John – Works, vol. 9, pp. 582-92

Discourses XIII-XIV 
Discourse XXIII

11:23-25  

Cranmer, Thomas – A Sermon of the Communion of the Lord’s Supper  in Tracts of the Anglican Fathers, no. 1  English reformer  Not everything in this sermon is recommended

Vines, Richard – Ch. 6, Of the Outwards of the Ordinance of this Supper  in A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

Lawrence, Edward – There is no Transubstantiation in the Lords Supper  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 6, pp. 453-81

Flavel, John – Sermon 21, the Second Preparative Act of Christ for his own Death  in Fountain of Life  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 259-70

Doolittle, Thomas – A Treatise Concerning the Lord’s Supper: With Three Dialogues for the More Full Information of the Weak in the Nature and Use of this Sacrament  216 pp.

Boston, Thomas – Of the Lord’s Supper  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 481-88

11:23

Jewel, John – A Sermon  in The Works of John Jewel

Vines, Richard – A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

Ch. 2, Of Errors and Corruptions in the Church, how soon they Sprung Up, When they are a Ground of Separation and When Not, That this Ordinance Must be Suitable to God’s Institution, and the Communicants Suitable to the This Institution

Ch. 3, That the Lord Jesus is the Author of this Sacrament

11:24-26  Vines, Richard – Ch. 11, Of Christ’s Mandate or Charge for the Celebration of this Ordinance in Remembrance of Him  in A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

11:24-25

Bradford, John – A Sermon of the Lord’s Supper  d. 1555  in Writings, vol. 1

Cooper, Thomas – A Brief Homily wherein the Most Comfortable and Right Use of the Lord’s Supper, is very plainly opened and delivered  d. 1594  English reformer

Vines, Richard – Ch. 12, Of Doing This in Remembrance of Christ; the Properties of this Memorial  in A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

11:24

Tyndale, William – An Answer to Sir Thomas More’s Dialogue, The Supper of the Lord after the True Manner of John 6 and 1 Cor. 11  d. 1536  350 pp.

Wadsworth, Thomas – How may it appear to be every Christians indispensable duty to partake of the Lords Supper?  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 2, pp. 128-144

Owen, John – Discourse VII  in Works, vol. 9, pp. 563-66

Smith, Samuel Stanhope – The Lord’s Supper, a Memorial of Christ  in Sermons  1799  American presbyterian, president of Princeton College

M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – This do in Remembrance of Me  Free Church of Scotland

Morrison, John – The Absolute Necessity and Divine Authority of the Lord’s Supper  in The Lord’s Supper, a Manual of Instruction and Help to Self-Examination...  in Works of Thomas Smyth, vol. 9  Smyth was an American, southern presbyterian

Spurgeon, Charles – The Remembrance of Christ

11:25-26  Vines, Richard – Ch. 14, The Lord’s Supper is an Iterable [Repeating] Ordinance  in A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

11:26-27  Vines, Richard – Ch. 13, How Much it Concerns Ministers to Teach and to Learn the True Meaning of this Ordinance  in A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

11:26  

Featley, Daniel – Christ his Lasting Monument, on 1 Cor. 11:26  in Clavis Mystica a Key Opening Diverse Difficult and Mysterious Texts of Holy Scripture; handled in 70 Sermons  1636

Manton, Thomas – Sermon upon 1 Cor. 11:26  in Works, vol. 18, p. 326 ff.

Vines, Richard – Ch. 16, Of the Continuance of this and Other Gospel Ordinances in the Church  in A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of the End of the Lord’s Supper  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 392-426

Owen, John – Discourse IV  in Works, vol. 9, pp. 538-44

Bonar, Archibald – The Objects of the Believer’s Contemplation in the Lord’s Supper, 2 Sermons  in Sermons, vol. 2  (1753-1816) Evangelical Church of Scotland minister, uncle of Horatius & Andrew Bonar

Cunningham, William – The Practical Influence of the Death of Christ  in Sermons (1872), pp. 335-50

Spurgeon, Charles

The Feast of the Lord

‘The Object of the Lord’s Supper’  #2942, MTP 51.313-324

‘The Greatest Exhibition of the Age’  #2307, MTP 39.217-225

11:27-29  Bolton, Samuel – The Guard of the Tree of Life, or, A Sacramental Discourse showing a Christian’s privilege in approaching to God in ordinances, duty in his sacramental approaches, danger if he do not sanctify God in them…  1644

11:27  

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of the Unworthy Receiving of the Lord’s Supper  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 472-482

Vines, Richard – A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

Ch. 17, Of Worthy and Unworthy Receiving of the Lord’s Supper

Ch. 22, Of Worthy and Unworthy Receiving, with Some Cautions to Prevent Misjudging ourselves in the Case

Ch. 23, Of Worthy Receiving, etc.

Ch. 24, That a Godly Man May Receive the Sacrament Unworthily

Ch. 26, Motives to Quicken Endeavors to a Fit or Worthy Participation of this Ordinance

Ch. 27, False and Insufficient Qualifications for the Receiving of this Sacrament

Ch. 28, The Fruit and Benefit of Worthy Receiving

Ch. 29, The The Sinfulness of Eating and Drinking Unworthily

Ch. 31, The Aggravations of the Sin of Unworthy Receiving

Hodge, Charles – But What is it to Eat and Drink Unworthily?

11:28-29 

Sibbes, Richard – The Right Receiving  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 61-74

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of the Subjects of the Lord’s Supper  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 427-471

Edwards, Jonathan – Self-Examination and the Lord’s Supper  in Sermons and Discourses, 1730-1733  in WJE Online, Vol. 17

11:28  

Boys, John – 1 Cor. 11:28  in Works, pp. 59-64  1629

Bolton, Robert – The Saint’s Self-Enriching Examination: or a Treatise on the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1634  325 pp.

Cawdrey, Daniel – Self-Examination Required in Everyone, for the worthy receiving of the Lord’s Supper first, delivered in a sermon, preparatory to the sacrament…  Also, a short catechism drawn out of the same, for the instruction of the meanest capacity  Ref  1646

Vines, Richard – Ch. 33, Of Examination in Order to this Sacrament  in A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

Owen, John – Discourses V-VI  in Works, vol. 9, pp. 544-63

Boston, Thomas – Of the Worthy Receiving of the Lord’s Supper  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 489-97

Hayward, Samuel – Self-Examination  from Religious Cases of Conscience  1755  London minister

Wharton, Charles – On the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  in The New Jersey Preacher, or Sermons on Plain and Practical Subjects, vol. 1  1813  by some of the ministers of the Gospel residing in New Jersey

Chalmers, Thomas – Self-Examination  from his Introduction to William Guthrie’s The Christian’s Great Interest  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Ryle, J.C. – A Look at Communion

Spurgeon, Charles – Fencing the Table

11:29-30  M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘The Unworthy Communicant Warned’  in Additional Remains, pp. 389-395  Dundee, 1841

11:29

Ussher, James – He that Eateth & Drinketh Unworthily…  in Eighteen Sermons preached in Oxford 1640 of Conversion unto God, of redemption and justification by Christ

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of the Unworthy Receiving of the Lord’s Supper  in Works, vol. 4

Vines, Richard – A Treatise of the Right Institution, Administration and Receiving of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper  1677

Ch. 30, The Cause of this Sin, viz. Not Discerning the Lord’s Body

Ch. 32, The Danger of this Sin

Boston, Thomas – The Danger of Unworthy Communicating  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 511-525

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 11:29  in Sermons, Series II, 1733 (WJE Online Vol. 48)

11:30-32  Sibbes, Richard – Judgment’s Reason, Sermon II  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 97-112

11:30-31  Sibbes, Richard – Judgment’s Reason  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 77-96

12:1-11

Wickliff, John – ‘Of Spiritual Gifts’  in Writings of the Reverend and Learned John Wickliff  in The British Reformers, vol. 1, pp. 215-218

Luther, Martin – Sermon on 1 Cor. 12:1-11  in Complete Church Postil, the Final and Original Edition of 1544  Protestant reformer

12:1

Boys, John – The Epistle, 1 Cor. 12:1  in Works, pp. 439-441

Owen, John – p. 15 ff. of Pneumatologia, a Discourse Concerning the Holy Spirit  in Works, vol. 3

12:3  Owen, John – p. 17 ff. of Pneumatologia, a Discourse Concerning the Holy Spirit  in Works, vol. 3

12:4-11  Owen, John – Book 9, p. 453 ff.  in Pneumatologia, A Discourse Concerning the Holy Spirit  in Works, vol. 4

12:6  Nettleton, Asahel – Notes for a Sermon’  in Sermons, pp. 466-467

12:10  Griffin, Edward – When I am Weak Then am I Strong  in Sermons by the Late Rev. Edward Griffin, vol. 2  1838  American congregationalist, Boston, opposed to the New Divinity

12:11  Owen, John – Sermon IV  in Works, vol. 9, pp. 441-52

12:12  Baxter, Richard – The True Catholic and Catholic Church Described  in Practical Works, vol. 16  Also in Practical Works (SDG, 1990-91), 4.729-58

12:13 

Doolittle, Thomas – Captives Bound in Chains Made Free by Christ their Surety, or, The Misery of Graceless Sinners and their Recovery by Christ their Saviour  1674

Sterry, Peter – On 1 Cor. 12:13  in The Appearance of God unto Man in the Gospel  1710

Boston, Thomas

Of Union with Christ  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 544-556

How the Sacraments Become Effectual Means of Salvation  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 460-65

The Number of the Sacraments, and the Nature of Baptism  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 471-81

12:24  Fuller, Andrew – ‘The Honor Conferred on Weaker Disciples’  in Works 1.660-62

12:25  Henry, Matthew – A Brief Inquiry into the True Nature of Schism: or a Persuasive to Christian Love and Charity  1690

12:27-28  Baxter, Richard – Christ, and not the Pope, Universal Head of the Church  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 6, pp. 672-89

12:28  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Helps’  #777, MTP 13.589-600

12:31 

Bridge, William – Grace and Love Beyond Gifts  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 162-86

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 12:31  in Sermons, Series II, 1756-1758, Undated, and Fragments (WJE Online Vol. 73)

Ch. 13

Wickliff, John – ‘Charity’  in Writings of the Reverend and Learned John Wickliff  in The British Reformers, vol. 1, pp. 197-201

Luther, Martin – Sermon on 1 Cor. 13  in Luther’s Church Postil  in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

‘Rabbi’ Duncan, John – Love  in Pulpit and Communion Table, pp. 20-27  1874  Buy  Free Church of Scotland

13:1-10  Edwards, Jonathan

Charity & its Fruits: Christian Love as Manifested in the Heart & Life  368 pp.

Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 13:1-10(b)  in Sermons, Series II, 1738, and Undated, 1734-1738 (WJE Online Vol. 53)

13:1-3

Conant, John – Sermon 1  in Sermons Preached on Several Occasions, vol. 4  1703  Westminster divine

Edwards, Jonathan – Love, the Sum of All Virtue

13:1-2  Edwards, Jonathan – Love More Excellent than the Extraordinary Gifts of the Spirit

13:3

Burgess, Anthony – Sermon 24, Manifesting that the Greatest Sufferings for Christ are not Infallible Evidences of Grace  in Spiritual Refining

Edwards, Jonathan – The Greatest Performances or Sufferings in Vain Without Love

13:4-8  Manton, Thomas – Sermon upon 1 Cor. 13:4-8  in Works, vol. 18, pp. 306-313

13:4-5

Conant, John – Sermon 4  in Sermons Preached on Several Occasions, vol. 4  1703  Westminster divine

Edwards, Jonathan – The Spirit of Love is a Humble Spirit

13:4

Conant, John – Sermons 2 & 3  in Sermons Preached on Several Occasions, vol. 4  1703  Westminster divine

Edwards, Jonathan

Love Disposes Us Meekly to Bear the Injuries Received From Others
Love Disposes Us to Do Good
Love Inconsistent with an Evil Spirit

13:5

Conant, John – Sermon 5  in Sermons Preached on Several Occasions, vol. 4  1703  Westminster divine

Edwards, Jonathan

The Spirit of Love the Opposite of a Selfish Spirit
The Spirit of Love the Opposite of an Angry or Wrathful Spirit
The Spirit of Love the Opposite of a Censorious Spirit

Presbyterian Board of Publications – Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

Letter XII: To One of a Censorious Spirit
Letter XVIII: To One who is Neglectful of the Common Courtesies of Life

13:6-7  Conant, John – Sermon 6  in Sermons Preached on Several Occasions, vol. 4  1703  Westminster divine

13:6  

Howe, John – On Charity in Respect of Other Men’s Sins  in Works, vol. 4 of 6

Edwards, Jonathan – All True Grace in the Heart to Holy Practice in the Life

13:7

Conant, John – Sermon 7  in Sermons Preached on Several Occasions, vol. 4  1703  Westminster divine

Edwards, Jonathan

Love, or a Christian Spirit, Willing to Undergo all Sufferings in the Way of Duty
All the Graces of Christianity Connected
Love, or True Grace, Not to be Overthrown by Opposition

Spurgeon, Charles – Love’s Labors  #1617, MTP 27.497-508

13:8-13

Conant, John – Sermons 8-9  in Sermons Preached on Several Occasions, vol. 4  1703  Westminster divine

Edwards, Jonathan – Extraordinary Gifts Of The Spirit Are Inferior To Graces Of The Spirit  in Sermons and Discourses, 1743-1758  being WJE Online, vol. 25

13:8-10  Edwards, Jonathan – Heaven, A World of Love

13:8

Edwards, Jonathan – The Holy Spirit Forever to be Communicated to the Saints, in the Grace of Love, or Divine Love

Whitefield, George – The Great Duty of Charity Recommended

13:9  Smith, Samuel Stanhope – The Imperfection of our Knowledge  in Sermons of Samuel Stanhope Smith, vol. 1  1821  American presbyterian, president of Princeton College

13:11  Griffin, Edward – When I was a Child I thought as a Child  in Sermons by the Late Rev. Edward Griffin, vol. 2, pp. 307-317  1838  American congregationalist, Boston, opposed to the New Divinity

13:12

Shedd, William – ‘The Future State a Self-Conscious State’  in Sermons to the Natural Man, pp. 1-39

Spurgeon, Charles – Now, and Then  #1002, MTP 17.409-420

13:13

Adams, Thomas – The Three Divine Sisters: Faith, Hope and Charity  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 274-83

Doolittle, Thomas – Love to Christ Everlasting  Puritan

Smith, Samuel Stanhope

Charity  in Sermons of Samuel Stanhope Smith, vol. 2  1821  American presbyterian, president of Princeton College
Faith: the Principle of a Holy Life  in The New Jersey Preacher, or Sermons on Plain and Practical Subjects, vol. 1  1813  by some of the ministers of the Gospel residing in New Jersey

Guthrie, Thomas – Speaking to the Heart, or Sermons for the People  1862  Free Church of Scotland, ‘the pictorial preacher of the age’

The Grace of Faith, 2 Sermons
The Grace of Hope
The Grace of Charity

Ryle, J.C. – Love

Warfield, B.B. – The Terminology of Love in the New Testament, part 1part 2   in The Princeton Theological Review, 1918, p. 1 ff.

14:1  Brownrig, Ralph – A Sermon to the Clergy  in Twenty-Five Sermons  1664

14:3  Perkins, William – The Art of Prophesying  in Works, vol. 2 (of 3)  Perkins takes ‘prophesying’ as inclusive of preaching.  How to preach well is what the work is about.

14:8  Ryle, J.C. – ‘Soldiers & Trumpeters’  in Home Truths, 1.83-115

14:12  Dod, John – A Brief Tract Concerning Zeal, wherein the Properties of True Zeal are Described, and the Contrary Discovered  appended to Four Godly and Fruitful Sermons  1611

14:15 

Vincent, Nathaniel – Public Prayer Should be in a Known Tongue  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 6, pp. 298-313

Bunyan, John – Praying In the Spirit  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 621-40

14:26  Lightfoot, John – Every One Hath a Psalm, a Sermon  in Works, vol. 7

14:33 

Ussher, James – A Sermon Preached Before the King  1627  in Works, vol. 13

Morley, George – A Sermon Preached before the King at White-Hall…  1667  Westminster divine

14:34-35  Warfield, B.B. – Paul on Women Speaking in Church  in The Presbyterian (Oct. 30, 1919), pp. 8-9

14:37  Bruce, Archibald – The Right of Private Judgment and Due Freedom of Inquiry  1817  Scottish Secession minister

15:1-11  Wickliff, John – ‘Paul’s Preaching the Gospel’  in Writings of the Reverend and Learned John Wickliff  in The British Reformers, vol. 1, pp. 218-220

15:1-2  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 1  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 1-12

15:1  Boys, John – The Epistle, 1 Cor. 15:1  in Works, pp. 448-451

15:2  Steele, Richard – What are the hindrances and helps to a good Memory in Spiritual things?  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 3, pp. 345-68

15:3-11  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 2  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 13-34

15:3-4  Ryle, J.C. – ‘Foundation Truths’  in The Upper Room, pp. 56-71

15:3  Alexander, James W. – ‘Christ’s Death, the Cardinal Doctrine’  in God is Love: Communion Addresses, pp. 205-229

15:5  Toplady, Augustus – ‘Explanation of that Declaration of the Apostle, 1 Cor. 15:5’  in Works, p. 436

15:7  Warfield, B.B. – ‘The Appearance of the Risen Jesus to all the Apostles’  in The Expositor, Third Series, Volume I – 1885, p. 474

15:8  Spurgeon, Charles – A Leap Year Sermon

15:9

Heywood, Oliver – The Two Worlds, Present and Future, Visible and Invisible, wherein is Represented Briefly the Uncomfortable State of God’s Children in this World, and their Earnest Expectation of Future Happiness with God  in Works, vol. 5

Spurgeon, Charles – Alas For Us, If Thou Wert All, And Nought Beyond, O Earth

15:10

Newton, John – Grace of God

Fuller, Andrew – 1 Cor. 15:10 with Prov. 27:2 & 2 Cor. 12:11  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works 1.676

M’Crie, Thomas – The Character of Paul, Two Sermons  in Sermons  (1836), pp. 1-21 & 22-43

15:12-19  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘If There Be No Resurrection’  #2287, MTP 38.601-610

15:12-17  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 3  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 35-47

15:13  Boston, Thomas – The Danger of Not Waiting on God After the Due Order  19 pp.  in Works, 9.53-61

15:14  Vos, Geerhardus – ‘The Joy of Resurrection Life’  in Grace and Glory, pp. 155-168

15:16-18  Payson, Edward – ‘The Condition of Men without the Bible, or with the Bible Proved to be False’  in Works 3.569-80

15:16  Featley, Daniel – The Destruction of the Destroyer, or the Overthrow of the Last Enemy  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning, Furnished with Directions for Preparations to Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death, Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of…  1640  Westminster divine

15:18-19  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 4  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 48-62

15:19 

Whittaker, Jeremiah – The Christian’s Hope Triumphing in these Glorious Truths; 1. That Christ, the ground of hope, is God, and not mere man, against the Arians, and other unbelieving Christians. 2. That Christ is the true Messiah, against the unbelieving Jews. 3. That there is another life besides this, against the gross atheist. 4. That the soul of man is immortal, and doth not sleep till the day of resurrection, against the error of some seeming semi-atheists. 5. How the hope of heaven should be attained, whilst we are on earth, against the carnal worldlings. 6. How this hope may be discerned where it is, and attained where it is not, for the comfort of every poor Christian. All which truths are briefly pointed out and cleared, in a Sermon…  1645  Westminster divine

Featley, Daniel – Hope’s Anchor Hold, or the Helmet of Salvation  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning, Furnished with Directions for Preparations to Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death, Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of…  1640  Westminster divine

Shepard, Thomas – Behold the Happiness of Those Espoused to Christ  New England Puritan

Manton, Thomas – 2 Sermons upon 1 Cor. 15:19  in Works, vol. 19, p. 125-44

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Alas for Us, If Thou Wert All, And Nought Beyond, O Earth’  #562, MTP 10.181-192

15:20-23  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse V  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 63-76

15:20 

Featley, Daniel – The Tree of Life Springing Out of the Grave: or, Primitiae Sepulchri. A Spital Sermon Preached on Monday in Easter week…  The Thirteenth Sermon, on 1 Cor. 15:20  in Clavis Mystica a Key Opening Diverse Difficult and Mysterious Texts of Holy Scripture; handled in 70 Sermons  1636  Westminster divine

Palmer, Herbert – Anonymous Notes from a Sermon preached by Herbert Palmer on 1 Cor. 15:20  Taken down from The Westminster Assembly Project

Wallis, John – The Resurrection Asserted in a Sermon Preached to the University of Oxford, 1679  Scribe at the Westminster Assembly

Newton, John – ‘The Lord is Risen Indeed’  in Works, 4.448-457  Sermon 40 in his series on the texts of Handel’s Messiah

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Resurrection–Christ the Firstfruits’  #445, MTP 8.217-229

15:21-22  Newton, John – ‘Death by Adam, Life by Christ’  in Works, 4.458-468  Sermon 41 in his series on the texts of Handel’s Messiah

15:22  Burgess, Anthony – Part 4, Ch. 4, Of Death Coming Upon All Men, as another Effect of Original Sin  in A Treatise of Original Sin  1658

15:24-28  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 6  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 77-90

15:24-25  Payson, Edward – ‘Christ a King’  in Works 3.104-114

15:24  Fuller, Andrew – 1 Cor. 15:24 with Lk. 1:33  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works 1.678

15:25-26  Edwards, Jonathan – Christ Exalted, or Jesus Christ Gloriously Exalted above all Evil in the Work of Redemption  in his 2 vol. Works, vol. 2, in Miscellaneous Discourses, pp. 213-220

15:25  Spurgeon, C.H.

‘Good News for Loyal Subjects’  #807, MTP 14.229-240

‘He Must Reign’  #2940, MTP 51.289-300

15:26 

Featley, Daniel – A Christian’s Victory, or Conquest Over Death’s Enmity  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning, Furnished with Directions for Preparations to Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death, Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of…  1640  Westminster divine

Baxter, Richard – A Treatise of Death, the Last Enemy to be Destroyed  in Practical Works, vol. 17  Also in Practical Works  (SDG), 4.819-49

Spurgeon, C.H.

‘The Last Enemy Destroyed’  #721, MTP 12.637-648

‘Christ the Destroyer of Death’  #1329, MTP 22.697-708

15:28  Toplady, Augustus – ‘Observations on 1 Cor. 15:28’  in Works, pp. 434-35

15:29-32  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 7  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 91-108

15:29 

Baptism for the Dead – ReformedBooksOnline

Toplady, Augustus – ‘An Illustration Concerning 1 Cor. 15:29’  in Works, p. 436

15:31 

Owen, John – The Christian’s Work of Dying Daily, 3 Sermons  in Works, vol. 9, pp. 334-52

Spurgeon, Charles – ‘Dying Daily’  #828, MTP 14.481-492

15:32  Case, Thomas – Sensuality Dissected; or, the Epicure’s Motto Opened, Censured, Improved: in a Sermon…  Ref  1657  Westminster divine

15:33-34  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 8  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 109-133

15:33  Sprague, William B. – ‘The Danger of Evil Company’  in Lectures to Young People, pp 13-30

15:34 

Arrowsmith, John – Aphorism 3, Exercitations 1-4, Scripture Oracles, Supposing it Sufficiently Clear by the Light of Nature that there is a God, Make a further Discovery of what He is in his Essence, Subsistence and Attributes  in A Chain of Principles

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 15:34  in Sermons, Series II, 1731-1732 (WJE Online Vol. 47)

15:35-38  

Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 9  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 134-146

Spurgeon, Charles – I Shall Rise Again (Resurgam)

15:39-42  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 10  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 147-158

15:42-44  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 11  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 159-169

15:44-49  Goodwin, Thomas – Ch. 9 of Book 2 of Of the Creatures, and the Condition of their State by Creation, in Works, vol. 7

15:44  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 12  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 170-189

15:45-49  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 13  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 190-205

15:45  Boston, Thomas

Of the Covenant of Grace  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 314-74

A View of the Covenant of Grace  in Works, vol. 8, pp. 377-604

15:49  Burgess, Anthony – A Treatise of Original Sin  1658  Part II

Ch. 22, A Comparison and Opposition between the First and Second Adam, as Introductory to this Question, How this Corruption is Propagated?

Ch. 23, The Various Opinions, Objections, and Doubts, about the Manner how the Soul comes to be Polluted

Ch. 24, That the Soul is Neither by Eduction or Traduction, but by Introduction or Immediate Infusion, proved by Texts of Scripture

15:50-53  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 14  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 206-228

15:50  Candlish, Robert – Kinsmanship with Christ in the Risen Body  in Bethany, or Comfort in Sorrow and Hope in Death  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

15:51-52 

Newton, John – ‘The General Resurrection’  in Works, 4.468-479  Sermon 42 in his series on the texts of Handel’s Messiah

Jay, William – The Final Change  in Short Discourses, vol. 1

Smyth, Thomas – The Scriptural Doctrine of the Second Advent  in Works, vol. 9  American, southern presbyterian

15:53-54  Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 15  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 229-265

15:53  Candlish, Robert – Kinsmanship with Christ in the Risen Body  in Bethany, or Comfort in Sorrow and Hope in Death  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

15:54 

Howe, John – A Funeral Sermon on the Death of Mrs. Judith Hammond  in Works, vol. 6

Newton, John – ‘Death Swallowed Up In Victory’  in Works, 4.479-490  Sermon 43 in his series on the texts of Handel’s Messiah

15:55-58  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘A Challenge and War-Charge’  #2929, MTP 51.157-168

15:55-57  Newton, John – ‘Triumph Over Death and The Grave’  in Works, 4.490-502  Sermon 44 in his series on the texts of Handel’s Messiah

15:55-56 

Hopkins, Ezekiel – The Christian’s Triumph Over Death  in Works, vol. 3

Candlish, Robert S. – Discourse 17  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 266-292

15:55 

Featley, Daniel – Christ’s Triumph Over Death, a Funeral Sermon  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning, Furnished with Directions for Preparations to Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death, Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of…  1640  Westminster divine

Tuckney, Anthony – Death Disarmed, and the Grave Swallowed up in Victory, 2 Sermons  1653

15:56-57  Spurgeon, Charles – Thoughts on the Last Battle

15:56

Featley, Daniel – The Sting of Death, or the Strength of Sin  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning, Furnished with Directions for Preparations to Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death, Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of…  1640  Westminster divine

Brownrig, Ralph – The First Sermon  in Forty Sermons  1661

Erskine, Ralph – The Strength of Sin, and how the Law is the Strength Thereof, Opened up and Unfolded, 6 Sermons  in Works, vol. 5

Shedd, William – ‘The Law is the Strength of Sin’  in Sermons to the Spiritual Man, pp. 210-24

15:57  Manton, Thomas – The Saint’s Triumph Over Death, a Sermon at the Funeral of Christopher Love  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 441-54

15:58  

Brownrig, Ralph – The First Sermon  in Forty Sermons  Westminster divine, Anglican Archdeacon

Gurnall, William – The Christian’s Labor and Reward  181 pp.

Candlish, Robert S. – Discourses 19 & 20  in Life in a Risen Saviour, pp. 325-345 & 346-374

Spurgeon, Charles – Motives for Steadfastness  #1111, MTP 19.265-276

16:1-2  Edwards, Jonathan – The Perpetuity and Change of the Sabbath, 2 Sermons  in his 2 vol. Works, vol. 2, in Fifteen Sermons, pp. 93-103

16:2-3  Smyth, Thomas – The Rule and Measure of Christian Charity  in Works, vol. 7

16:2  Peck, Thomas – Address on the Subject of Systematic Beneficence  1854  in Miscellanies, vol. 1  Peck argues for the new introduction into American presbyterianism for offering as an element of worship, which is not recommended.  See Offering is Not an Element of Worship.

16:13-14  Sedgwick, Obadiah – Military Discipline for the Christian Soldier. Drawn out in a Sermon Preached to the captains & soldiers exercising arms in the artillery garden, at their general meeting  Ref  1639

16:13  Green, William Henry – Christian Manliness  in Princeton Sermons, pp. 235-259

16:19  Henry, Matthew – A Church in the House, a Sermon Concerning Family Religion  1704  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 248-67

16:22

Cartwright, Thomas – On Mt. 18:15-20 & 1 Cor. 16:22  in Christian Religion: Substantially, Methodically Plainly, and Profitably Treatised  d. 1603

Shepard, Thomas – Love the Lord Jesus!

Brooks, Thomas – Love the Lord Jesus Christ!

Doolittle, Thomas – Love to Christ, Necessary to Escape the Curse at his Coming  1692  30 Sermons, 215 pp.  English puritan

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 1 Cor. 16:22  in Sermons, Series II, 1728-1729  WJE Online, Vol. 43

Fuller, Andrew – ‘Equity of the Sentence Against Those who Love Not Christ’  in Works 1.438-41

Murray, John – ‘Love to Christ Indispensable’  in Collected Writings, 3.222-25

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2 Corinthians

1:2  Wafield, B.B. – “God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ”  in The Princeton Theological Review, 1917, p. 1 ff.

1:4 

Baxter, Richard – The Right Method for a Settled Peace of Conscience and Spiritual Comfort  in Practical Works, vol. 9

Smyth, Thomas – God Comforts to Make Us Comforters  in Works, vol. 10  American, southern presbyterian

1:5  Spurgeon, Charles – Consolation Proportionate to Spiritual Sufferings

1:6  Warfield, B.B. – 2 Cor. 1:6  in Some Difficult Passage in 2 Corinthians 1  in Journal of the Exegetical Society, (1886)p. 27 ff.

1:8-10  Warfield, B.B. – 2 Cor. 1:8-10  in Some Difficult Passage in 2 Corinthians 1  in Journal of the Exegetical Society, (1886)p. 30 ff.

1:9  Spurgeon, Charles – Sentence of Death, the Death of Self-Trust  #1536, MTP 26.265-276

1:10

Wallis, John – God’s Deliverance of his People, set forth in a Sermon  bound with The Life of Faith, 2 Sermons  Scribe at the Westminster Assembly

Spurgeon, Charles – The Tenses

1:11-12  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Power of Prayer and the Pleasure of Praise’  #507, MTP 9.241-252

1:12 

Burgess, Anthony – Sermon 13, Handling Sincerity as a Sign of Grace  in Spiritual Refining

Durham, James – Five Sermons on 2 Cor. 1:12  111 pp.

Thornwell, James H. – Discourse IV: Sincerity  in Discourses on Truth  in Collected Writings, vol. 2  American, southern presbyterian

Dabney, Robert – Simplicity of Pulpit Style  in Discussions, vol. 2, p. 80 ff.

1:14  Edwards, Jonathan – A Farewell Sermon preached at Northampton, After the People’s Rejection of their Minister, and Renouncing their Relation to him as Pastor of the Church There  in his 8 vol. Works, vol. 1

1:15-17  Warfield, B.B. – 2 Cor. 1:15-17  in Some Difficult Passage in 2 Corinthians 1  in Journal of the Exegetical Society, (1886)p. 35 ff.

1:19-23  Sibbes, Richard – Yea and Amen, or Precious Promises Laid out Open  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 115-49

1:20  Palmer, Benjamin Morgan – ‘Certainty of the Promises in Christ’  in Sermons, 1.349-360

1:23  Warfield, B.B. – 2 Cor. 1:23 & 2:1  in Some Difficult Passage in 2 Corinthians 1  in Journal of the Exegetical Society, (1886)p. 37 ff.

2:7  Baxter, Richard – The Cure of Melancholy and Overmuch Sorrow, by Faith  in Practical Works, vol. 17 and Puritan Sermons, vol. 3, pp. 253-92

2:8  Westfield, Thomas – A Sermon Preached…  Ref  1641  Westminster divine

2:9  Sibbes, Richard – Hidden Secrets Revealed by the Gospel  in Works, vol. 4

2:10  Erskine, John – Difficulties of the Pastoral Office  1758  in Discourses Preached upon Several Occasions

2:11 

Featley, Daniel – Satanae Stratagemata, the 29th Sermon  in Clavis Mystica a Key Opening Diverse Difficult and Mysterious Texts of Holy Scripture; handled in 70 Sermons  ToC  1636

Gray, Andrew

Precious Remedies Against Satan’s Devices  in 12 Select Sermons

Precious Remedies Against Satan’s Devices, 3 Sermons  in Loving Christ and Fleeing Temptation  Buy

Spurstowe, William – The Wiles of Satan, in a Discourse upon 2 Cor. 2:11  Buy

Brooks, Thomas – Precious Remedies Against Satan’s Devices  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 1-166

Whitefield, George – Satan’s Schemes

2:14  Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 2:14  in Sermons, Series II, 1748 (WJE Online Vol. 66)

2:15-16

Lyford, William – Three Sermons preached at Sherborne in Dorsetshire…  being his Last Sermons  Invited to the Westminster Assembly, but did not attend

Edwards, Jonathan – Gospel Ministers a Savor of Life or of Death  in Sermons and Discourses, 1734-1738  in WJE Online, Vol. 19

Jay, William – The Importance of an Evangelical Ministry, a Sermon  in Standard Works of William Jay, vol. 3, p. 234

Spurgeon, Charles – The Two Effects of the Gospel

2:17 

Thornwell, James H. – Discourse IV: Sincerity  in Discourses on Truth  in Collected Writings, vol. 2  American, southern presbyterian

Ryle, J.C. – Not Corrupting the Word

3:4-18  Wickliff, John – ‘The Ministration of the Gospel’  in Writings of the Reverend and Learned John Wickliff  in The British Reformers, vol. 1, pp. 220-223

3:4-11  Luther, Martin – The Twofold Use of the Law and Gospel  in The Sermons of Martin Luther, vol. 8 (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House)  Click on the ‘Next’ button to go to the following sections of the sermon.

3:4  Boys, John – The Epistle, 2 Cor. 3:4  in Works, pp. 457-461

3:5-6  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Not Sufficient, and Yet Sufficient’  #2160, MTP 36.457-468

3:6 

Willison, John – ‘The Glory of the Ministration of the Gospel’  Sermon 9 of A Balm of Gilead, For Healing a Diseased Land  in Practical Works, pp 424-428

Patton, Francis L. – The Letter and the Spirit  in Princeton Sermons, pp. 159-191

Murray, Nicholas – The Ministry We Need, a Discourse  in Discourses at the Inauguration of the Rev. Alexander T. McGill as Professor of Pastoral Theology… in the Theological Seminary at Princeton N.J.  1854

Machen, J. Gresham – ‘The Letter and the Spirit’  in God Transcendent, pp. 50-56

3:8  Willison, John – ‘In What Respects the Ministration is Glorious’  Sermon 10 of A Balm of Gilead, For Healing a Diseased Land  in Practical Works, pp 428-432

3:17-18  Sibbes, Richard – The Excellency of the Gospel Above the Law  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 201-305

3:17

Miller, Samuel – Christianity the Grand Source, and the Surest Basis of Political Liberty.  A Sermon Preached for the Anniversary of the Independence of America, July 4th, 1793  1793

Spurgeon, Charles – The Two Effects of the Gospel

3:18 

Sterry, Peter – The Appearance of God to Man in the Gospel  1710  Westminster divine

Edwards, Jonathan

Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 3:18(a)  in Sermons, Series II, 1728-1729  being WJE Online, Vol. 43

Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 3:18(b)  in Sermons, Series II, 1750 (WJE Online Vol. 68)

Vos, Geerhardus – The More Excellent Ministry  in Grace and Glory: Sermons Preached in the Chapel of Princeton Theological Seminary, pp. 82-102  1922

4:1-6  M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘A Faithful Ministry’  in A Basket of Fragments, pp. 6-8

4:1 

Boys, John – The Epistle, 2 Cor. 4:1  in Works, pp. 750

Beveridge, Thomas – As We Have Received Mercy, We Faint Not  1788  Scottish and American Secession minister  Also as Untitled, Preached in Philadelphia, 31 October 1788 at the ordination of the Rev. David Goodwillie’  in Biographical Sketches and Sermons of Some of the First Ministers of the Associate Church in America, by James P. Miller (Albany, NY: Hoffman and White, 1839), pp. 196-220

4:2  Howe, John – The Gospel Recommending Itself to Every Man’s Conscience, Seven Sermons  84 pp.

4:3-4

Brownrig, Ralph – Four Sermons on 2 Cor. 4:3-4  in Forty Sermons  1661  Westminster divine, Anglican Archdeacon

Flavel, John – Method of Grace  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 451-74

Sermon 34, The Blinding Policies of Satan Opened as the Cause of Unbelief and Forerunner of Destruction

Sermon 35

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The True Gospel No Hidden Gospel’  #1663, MTP 28.313-324

4:3  

Gray, Andrew – Sermon 11  in Eleven Communion Sermons  in Works (1839), pp. 474-81

Howe, John – They to Whom the Gospel is Hid are Lost Souls, Six Sermons  71 pp.

4:4  Spurgeon, C.H.

‘The Gospel of the Glory of Christ’  #2077, MTP 35.169-180

‘Blinded by Satan’  #2304, MTP 39.181-189

4:5 

Reynolds, Edward – Preaching of Christ  in Works, vol. 5

Somerville, David – Untitled  Preached at Paisley, 12 March 1778  in Biographical Sketches and Sermons of Some of the First Ministers of the Associate Church in America, by James P. Miller (Albany, NY: Hoffman and White, 1839), pp. 223-251

4:6 

Jay, William – Divine Knowledge  in Standard Works of William Jay, vol. 2, p. 218 ff.

Palmer, Benjamin Morgan – ‘Glory of God in the Face of Jesus Christ’  in Sermons, 1.611-620

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Glory of God in the Face of Jesus Christ’  #1493, MTP 25.505-516

4:7 

Horton – Rich Treasure in Earthen Vessels: Dr. Horton’s Sermon at Mr. Nalton’s Funeral  1662  in ed. Edmund Calamy, An Exact Collection of Farewell Sermons preached by the late London-ministers, viz. Mr. Calamy, Mr. Watson, Mr. Jacomb, etc.

Henry, Matthew – A Sermon Preached at the Death of the Rev. Daniel Burgess  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 407-26

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 4:7  in Sermons, Series II, 1723-1727  being WJE Online, Vol. 42

Erskine, Ebenezer – Gospel Treasure in Earthen Vessels  in Works, vol. 3

4:8  Howe, John – Believers Troubled, Yet Not Distressed  12 pp.

4:10  Owen, John – Discourse XXIV  in Works, vol. 9

4:13

Witherspoon, John – Ministerial Character and Duty  1762  in Sermons on Interesting Subjects  in Works, vol. 5  1815  American presbyterian, signer of the Declaration of Independence, president of Princeton College

Fuller, Andrew – ‘Faith in the Gospel a Necessary Prerequisite to Preaching it’  in Works 1.515-18

Warfield, B.B. – The Spirit of Faith  in Faith and Life: ‘Conferences’ in the Oratory of Princeton Seminary, pp. 231-42  1916  Also in The Person & Work of the Holy Spirit, pp. 60-66

4:14  Jay, William – Easter Hopes  in Sunday Evening Sermons

4:16-18 

Halyburton, Thomas – Sermon 7, A Christian’s Relief Under his Troubles, on the Occasion of the Death of a Friend  in Works

‘Rabbi’ Duncan, John – Looking at the Unseen and Eternal  in Pulpit and Communion Table, pp. 79-86  Buy  1874  Free Church of Scotland

4:16  Warfield, B.B. – On the Biblical Notion of Renewal  in The Princeton Theological Review, 1911, p. 242 ff.

4:17-18 

Philpot, J.C. – Light Affliction and Eternal Glory

MacDonald, Donald – ‘Affliction’  in Christian Experience, pp. 83-92

4:17  Manton, Thomas – Sermon upon Mk. 7:37  in Works, vol. 20, pp. 371-79

4:18

Manton, Thomas – Sermon upon 2 Cor. 4:18  in Works, vol. 18, pp. 274-94

Doolittle, Thomas – How we should Eye Eternity, that it may have its due Influence upon us in all we do?  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 3

Hopkins, Ezekiel – Of the Consideration of our Future State as the Best Remedy Against Afflictions  in Death Disarmed of its Sting  in Works, vol. 3

Halyburton, Thomas – Sermon 8, The Views which Yield Comfort under Trouble  in Works

Boston, Thomas – Believers Looking at the Things which are not Seen, 2 Sermons  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 76-93

Edwards, Jonathan

Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 4:18(a)  in Sermons, Series II, 1733 (WJE Online Vol. 48)
Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 4:18(c)  in Sermons, Series II, 1748 (WJE Online Vol. 66)

Davies, Samuel – Unseen Things to Be Preferred to Seen Things  in Sermons 1.318-34

Chalmers, Thomas – The Transitory Nature of Visible Things  in Sermons and Discourses, vol. 2, pp. 289-94  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Dod, Albert B. – ‘Looking at the Things which are Not Seen’  in The Princeton Pulpit, pp. 138-160

Ryle, J.C. – Eternity!  in Practical Religion, pp. 310-24

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Vanities and Verities’  #1380, MTP 23.589-600

Shedd, William – ‘The Future Vision of God’  in Sermons to the Spiritual Man, pp. 69-81

Palmer, Benjamin Morgan – ‘Looking at the Unseen’  in Sermons, 2.395-404

5:1-21  Manton, Thomas – 21 Sermons  in Works, 17.423-18.305

5:1-10  Warfield, Benjamin, B. – The Christian’s Attitude Toward Death  in Princeton Sermons, pp. 316-337

5:1 

Hardwick, Humphrey – The Saint’s Gain by Death, and their Assurance thereof, a Sermon preached at the Funeral of…  1644  Westminster divine

Hill, Thomas – God’s Eternal Preparations for his Dying Saints Discovered in a Sermon, May 7th, 1648  1648

Boston, Thomas – Rational Evidences for Heaven Illustrated, 2 Sermons  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 22-66

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 5:1  in Sermons, Series II, 1747 (WJE Online Vol. 65)

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Tent Dissolved and the Mansion Entered’  #1719, MTP 29.253-264

5:2  Featley, Daniel – The Desire of the Saints after Immortal Glory  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning, Furnished with Directions for Preparations to Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death, Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of…  1640  Westminster divine

5:4-11  Cargill, Donald – Lecture I  in Sermons Delivered in Times of Persecution in Scotland  Scottish field preacher during the Killing Times

5:4  Erskine, Ebenezer – The Groans Of Believers Under Their Burdens  in Works, vol. 1

5:5-10  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Believer in the Body and Out of the Body’  #1303, MTP 22.385-396

5:5 

Goodwin, Thomas – An Immediate State of Glory for the Spirits of Just Men Upon Dissolution, Demonstrated  in Works, vol. 12, pp. 3-30

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Glorious Hereafter and Ourselves’  #912, MTP 16.49-60

5:7 

Symonds, Joseph – Sight and Faith, Meditations on 2 Cor. 5:7  407 pp.

Boston, Thomas – Walking by Faith, not by Sight, 3 Sermons  in Works, vol. 10, pp. 465-488

Fuller, Andrew – ‘The Nature & Importance of Walking by Faith’  in Works 1.117-34

Alexander, Archibald – Walking by Faith, not by Sight  in Practical Truths

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Faith versus Sight’  #677, MTP 12.109-120

5:8

Howe, John – A Funeral Sermon on the Death of Mrs. Margaret Baxter  in Works, vol. 6

Erskine, Ralph – The Fountain-Head of All Blessings, or the Great Store-House Opened, 3 Sermons  in Works, vol. 2

Edwards, Jonathan

Absent from the Body, Present with the Lord  in his 2 vol. Works, vol. 2, in Five Sermons on Different Occasions, pp. 26-36  Preached at the Funeral of David Brainerd

Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 5:8  in Sermons, Series II, 1747 (WJE Online Vol. 65)

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘To Die Or Not To Die?’  #413, MTP 7.521-528

5:9  Pemberton, Ebenezer – The Nature and Necessity of Preparation for the Coming of Christ  in Sermons on Several Subjects  1732  New England Puritan

5:10-11

Baxter, Richard – A Sermon of Judgment  in Practical Works, vol. 17  Also in Practical Works (SDG), 4.850-82

Mackenzie, Lachlan – ‘Lecture on 2 cor. 5:10-11’  in The Happy Man, pp. 158-64

5:10

Featley, Daniel – The Great Tribunal, or God’s Scrutiny of Man’s Secrets  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning; Furnished with Directions for, Preparations to, Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death: Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of diverse faithful servants of Christ  Ref  1640  Westminster divine

Strong, William – Hemera Apokalypseos. The Day of Revelation of the Righteous Judgment of God. Delivered in a sermon…  at their late solemn fast  Ref  1645

Gray, Andrew – Sermon 7  in Eleven Communion Sermons  in Works  (1839), pp. 445-59

Hopkins, Ezekiel – Of the Last Judgment  in Death Disarmed of its Sting  in Works, vol. 3

Baxter, Richard – The Terror of the Day of Judgment  112 pp.

Watson, Thomas – Of the Day of Judgment  7 pp.

Newton, John – ‘A Letter to a Friend, on the Question, Whether the Sins of Believers Shall be Publicly Declared at the Great Day?’  in Works 1.147-52

Payson, Edward – ‘The Final Judgment’  in Works 3.581-95

Alexander, Archibald – The Day of Judgment  in Practical Truths

Spurgeon, Charles – The Great Session of Court  #1076, MTP 18.577-588

Girardeau, John – The Final Judgment  in Life Work and Sermons  (1907; Sprinkle, 1993), pp 13-38

5:11  Shields, Alexander – Sermon I  in Sermons Delivered in Times of Persecution in Scotland  Scottish field preacher during the Killing Times

5:13-15  Newton, John – ‘The Constraining Influence of the Love of Christ’  in Works, 6.495-517

5:14-21  Warfield, B.B. – ‘The Gospel of Paul’  in The Savior of the World, pp. 133-60

5:14-15

Cunningham, William – Oneness with Christ in His Death  in Sermons (1872), pp. 365-78

Warfield, B.B. – The Gospel of Paul  in The Saviour of the World: Sermons Preached in the Chapel of Princeton Theological Seminary, pp. 89-107  1913

MacDonald, Donald – ‘Constrained by Love’  in Christian Experience, pp. 93-99

5:14

M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘The Love of Christ’  in Additional Remains, pp. 34-44  College Church, Aug. 30, 1835  Also in Sermons of Robert Murray M’Cheyne, pp. 1-12

Machen, J. Gresham – ‘Constraining Love’  in God Transcendent, pp. 130-143

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Under Constraint’  #1411, MTP 24.241-252

5:15  Featley, Daniel – The Christian’s Center, or How to Live to God  in Threnoikos: The House of Mourning; Furnished with Directions for, Preparations to, Meditations of Consolations at the Hour of Death: Delivered in 47 Sermons, preached at the funerals of diverse faithful servants of Christ  Ref  1640  Westminster divine

5:17

Tozer, Henry – A Christian Amendment Delivered in a Sermon on New Year’s Day  1633  Invited to the Westminster Assembly, but did not attend 

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of the Nature of Regeneration  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 82-165

Calamy, Edmund – ‘A New Creature’  in Evidence for Heaven  1657

Watson, Thomas

On Becoming a New Creature  in Select Works of Thomas Watson

Who are in Christ, are New Creatures  15 pp.  in A Plea for the Godly & Other Sermons, pp. 268-92

Flavel, John – Method of Grace  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 345-67

Sermon 25, Of the Nature and Necessity of the New Creature

Sermon 26

Baxter, Richard – A Treatise of Conversion  327 pp.  Also in Practical Works  (SDG), 2.397-500

Whitefield, George – Regeneration

Bonar, Horatius – Christ and the New Creation  in Family Sermons  1863  reprinted in Fifty-Two Sermons  Buy  pp. 435-47

Spurgeon, Charles

The Believer A New Creature  #881, MTP 15.397-408

‘Is Conversion Necessary?’  #1183, MTP 20.397-408.

‘Christ the Maker of All Things New’  #1328, MTP 22.685-696

Palmer, B.M. – ‘The Transforming Power of the Gospel’  in Sermons, pp. 59-59. Feb. 11, 1883

Machen, J. Gresham – ‘The Issue in the Church’  in God Transcendent, pp. 40-49

5:18-21  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘God Beseeching Sinners by His Ministers’  #1124, MTP 19.421-432

5:18-19

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of God’s being the Author of Regeneration  in Works, vol. 3, pp. 336-500

Goodwin, Thomas – Of Christ the Mediator, Book 1  in Works, vol. 5

Warfield, B.B. – The Gospel of Paul  in The Saviour of the World: Sermons Preached in the Chapel of Princeton Theological Seminary, pp. 89-107  1913

5:18  Spurgeon, Charles – High Doctrine

5:19-20  Burroughs, Jeremiah – Gospel Reconciliation  1657

5:19  Palmer, Benjamin Morgan – ‘Reconciliation with God through Christ Jesus’  in Sermons, 1.191-203  Preached on the 22nd of March, 1857, at the ordination and installation of Rev. Henry M. Smith, as Pastor of the Third Presbyterian Church, in New Orleans, LA.

5:20-21  

Fox, John – The Sermon of Christ Crucified  in The Writings of John Fox, Bale and Coverdale  Martyrologist of the Reformation

Love, John – Fourteenth Address  in Addresses to the People of Otaheite Designed to Assist the Labor of Missionaries  in Sermons Preached on Public Occasions  1826  Evangelical Church of Scotland minister  This is a missionary address to a society that has not heard of Christianity before.

Spurgeon, Charles – The Heart of the Gospel  #1910, MTP 32.385-396

5:20

Wilkinson, Henry – Reconciliation in Three Decades of Sermons

Baxter, Richard – Mr. Baxter’s Preface to Mr. Alleine’s Alarm  in Practical Works, vol. 13

Flavel, John – Sermon 3, Of the Nature and use of the Gospel Ministry, as an External Mean of Applying Christ  in Method of Grace  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 49-66

Leighton, Robert – A Sermon Preached to the Clergy  in Works, vol. 3

Davies, Samuel – Sinners Entreated to be Reconciled to God  in Sermons 1.137-61

Nettleton, Asahel – ‘Sinners Entreated to be Reconciled to God’  in Sermons, pp. 356-370

Alexander, Archibald – The Judgment  in Practical Truths

M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘Ministers Ambassadors for Christ’  in A Basket of Fragments, pp. 9-12

Chalmers, Thomas – Sermon XXII: The Embassy of Reconciliation  in Sermons by the Late Thomas Chalmers Illustrative of Different Stages in his Ministry, 1798-1847  Chalmers was an evangelical in the Church of Scotland at this time.

Spurgeon, Charles – A Solemn Embassy

5:21

Owen, John

Ch. 18, p. 347 ff.  in The Doctrine of Justification  in Works, vol. 5

Discourse I  in Works, vol. 9, Posthumous Sermons, pp.521-23

Smyth, Thomas – Christ’s Sufferings a Proof of Atonement  in Works, vol. 10  American, southern presbyterian

Spurgeon, Charles

Christ–Our Substitute
Substitution

Warfield, B.B. – The Gospel of Paul  in The Saviour of the World: Sermons Preached in the Chapel of Princeton Theological Seminary, pp. 89-107  1913

6:1-10  Luther, Martin – Sermon on 2 Cor. 6:1-10  in Luther’s Church Postil in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

6:1-2

Sandys, Edwin – A Sermon  in The Sermons of Edwin Sandys  d. 1588  English divine

Jewel, John – On 2 Cor. 6:1-2  in Certain Sermons of Bishop Jewel in Works of John Jewel, vol. 2

Jenkins, William – How may we improve the present season of grace?  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 1, Supplement, pp. 665-88

6:1 

Boys, John – The Epistle, 2 Cor. 6:1  in Works, pp. 221-238

Boston, Thomas

A Caveat Against Receiving the Gospel in Vain  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 443-54

‘Rational Evidences for Heaven, Illustrated’  in Works 3.22-66

6:2

Featley, Daniel – The Accepted Time: or the Year of Grace, the 31st Sermon  in Clavis Mystica a Key Opening Diverse Difficult and Mysterious Texts of Holy Scripture; handled in 70 Sermons  1636

Spurgeon, C.H.

‘Now’  #603, MTP 10.681-692

‘The Day of Salvation’  #1394, MTP 24.37-48

6:3  Erskine, John – Ministers of the Gospel Cautioned Against Giving Offence  1763  in Discourses Preached on Several Occasions  Also in The Christian Pastor’s Manual, pp. 141-75

6:8  Westfield, Thomas – A Sermon Preached, on 2 Cor. 6:8  in Eleven Choice Sermons  ToC  Westminster divine

6:9  Philpot, J.C. – Spiritual Paradoxes

6:10  Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 6:10  in Sermons, Series II, 1723-1727  being WJE Online, Vol. 42

6:11-7:1  Warfield, B.B. – New Testament Puritanism  in Faith and Life: ‘Conferences’ in the Oratory of Princeton Seminary, pp. 243-58  1916  Also in The Person & Work of the Holy Spirit, pp. 67-76

6:14-16  Chalmers, Thomas – On the Amusements and Companies of the World  in Sermons and Discourses, vol. 1, pp. 73-84  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

6:14  Bonar, Horatius – Christ and the World  with James 4:4  in Family Sermons  1863  reprinted in Fifty-Two Sermons  Buy  pp. 263-72

6:16-18  Owen, John – A Christian, God’s Temple  in Works, vol. 9, pp. 285-95

6:16

Adams, Thomas – The Temple  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 284-310

Featley, Daniel – The Living Temple, the 17th Sermon  in Clavis Mystica a Key Opening Diverse Difficult and Mysterious Texts of Holy Scripture; handled in 70 Sermons  1636

Howe, John – The Living Temple, or the Notion Improved that a Good Man is the Temple of God  in Works, vol. 3 of 6

Whitefield, George – Christians, Temples of the Living God

Jay, William – God and his Temples  in Sunday Evening Sermons

6:17-18 

Hill, Thomas – The Right Separation Encouraged: in a sermon preached to the Right Honorable the House of Lords, in the Abbey-Church at Westminster, on Wed., Nov. 27th, 1644, being the day of the monthly public fast  1645

Boston, Thomas – The Divine Call to Leave the Devil’s Family, Explained and Urged  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 643-52

Chalmers, Thomas – Sermons XVIII & XIX  in Sermons by the Late Thomas Chalmers Illustrative of Different Stages in his Ministry, 1798-1847  Chalmers was an evangelical in the Church of Scotland at this time.

6:17

Boston, Thomas – The Divine Call to Sinners to Come out From Among the World Lying in Wickedness, Explained and Urged  with 1 Jn. 5:19  in Works, vol. 5, pp. 349-74

Ryle, J.C. – The World  in Practical Religion, pp. 184-203  Also in Home Truths, 2.195-227

6:18  Boston, Thomas – Adoption  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 612-42

6:25  Spurgeon, Charles – Now

7:1

Henderson, Alexander

Sermon 1 on 2 Cor. 7:1  1638
Sermon 2 on 2 Cor. 7:1  1638

Reynolds, Edward – The Pollution of Sin and Use of the Promises  in The Sinfulness of Sin in Works, vol. 1, pp. 287-328

Strong, William – Perfect Cleansing  in 31 Select Sermons  d. 1654

Calamy, Edmund – On 2 Cor. 7:1  in A Collection of Several Sermons preached upon Solemn Occasions  Ref  1659  Westminster divine

Shepard, Thomas – The Saint’s Jewel, Showing how to Apply the Promise  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 285-97

Bates, William – Spiritual Perfection Unfolded and Enforced  240 pp.  in Works, 2.287-526

Watson, Thomas – Mr. Watson’s Afternoon Sermon: Parting Counsels  in Farewell Sermons (SDG, 1992), pp 191-222  Also in Sermons of the Great Ejection (Banner of Truth, 1962), pp 133-146

Leighton, Robert – Sermon 14, The Promises, an Encouragement to Holiness  in Works, vol. 3

Henry, Matthew – A Sermon on the Promises of God  in Works, vol. 2

Erskine, Ebenezer – The Necessity And Profitableness of Good Works Asserted  1724  in Works, vol. 1

Spurgeon, Charles – Our Position and Our Purpose

7:5  Toplady, Augustus – ‘An Essay on the Various Fears to which God’s People are Liable’, pp. 416-24

7:10-11 

Goodwin, Thomas – The Sorrow and Repentance We Should Have for Original Sin, More Amplified…  in An Unregenerate Man’s Guiltiness Before God in Works, vol. 10

Doolittle, Thomas – The Mourner Directory, Guiding Him to the Middle Way Betwixt the Two Extremes, defect, excess of sorrow for his dead, to which is added, The Mourner’s Soliloquy  1693

7:10 

Perkins, William – Of the Nature and Practice of Repentance  in Works, vol. 1 (of 3)

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 7:10  in Sermons, Series II, 1723-1727  being WJE Online, Vol. 42

Candlish, Robert – Herod an Example of ‘Worldly Sorrow Working Death’  in Scripture Characters  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

7:11  Dod, John – A Brief Tract Concerning Zeal, wherein the Properties of True Zeal are Described, and the Contrary Discovered  appended to Four Godly and Fruitful Sermons  1611

7:12  Boston, Thomas – ‘On Acceptance with God;–The Doctrine of the Acceptance of Men’s Works Explained, and a Practical Regard thereto’  in All the Duties of Life Inculcated  in Works, 11.123-148

7:13  Reynolds, Edward – The Use of the Law, Rom. 7:13  in The Sinfulness of Sin in Works, vol. 1

8:1-4  Smyth, Thomas – Claims of the Free Church of Scotland to the Sympathy and Assistance of American Christians  1843  in Works, vol. 5  Smyth was an American southern presbyterian, here informing Americans of the events in Scotland, which was a very good example of the Bible text he uses.

8:1  Edwards, Jonathan – God’s Grace Carried on in Other Places  in Sermons and Discourses, 1734-1738  being WJE Online, Vol. 19

8:5 

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 8:5  in Sermons, Series II, 1739 (WJE Online Vol. 54)

Bonar, Archibald – Self-Dedication to God, 2 Sermons  in Sermons, vol. 1  (1753-1816) Evangelical Church of Scotland minister, uncle of Horatius & Andrew Bonar

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Best Donation’  #2234, MTP 37.625-636

8:9

Sibbes, Richard – The Church’s Riches by Christ’s Poverty  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 489-527

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 8:9  in Sermons, Series II, 1728-1729  being WJE Online, Vol. 43

M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘Christ Became Poor for Sinners’  in Additional Remains, pp. 168-175. St. Peter’s, April 18, 1841

Cunningham, William – The Humiliation of the Lord  in Sermons (1872), pp. 103-119

Spurgeon, Charles

The Condescension of Christ

‘Christ’s Motive and Ours’  with Phil. 1:29  #2232, MTP 37.601-612

‘Poverty and Riches’  #2364, MTP 40.265-274

Peck, Thomas – 2 Cor. 8:9  in Other Sermons and Briefs  in Miscellanies, vol. 3, pp. 355-61  American, southern presbyterian

Murray, John – ‘The Riches & the Poverty of Jesus Christ’  in Collected Writings, 3.226-35

8:10  Jay, William – Counsels Concerning Prayer  in Sunday Evening Sermons

8:12  Boston, Thomas – On Acceptance with God – The Doctrine of the Acceptance of Men’s Works Explained, and a Practical Regard Thereto in all the duties of Life Inculcated  in Works, vol. 11, pp. 123-48

8:16  Henry, Matthew – A Sermon Preached on Occasion of the Death of the Rev. Richard Stretton  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 384-406

8:21  Presbyterian Board of Publication – Letter to One who is Lacking in Reverence for the Truth as a Moral Virtue  in Monitory Letters to Church Members  1855

8:24  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Expected Proof of Professed Love’  #1522, MTP 26.101-108

9:2  Dod, John – A Brief Tract Concerning Zeal, wherein the Properties of True Zeal are Described, and the Contrary Discovered  appended to Four Godly and Fruitful Sermons  1611

9:6-7  Smyth, Thomas – The Rule and Measure of Christian Charity  in Works, vol. 7  American, southern presbyterian

9:6  Edwards, Jonathan – Degrees of Glory  in Sermons and Discourses, 1734-1738  being WJE Online, Vol. 19

9:7  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘A Cheerful Giver Beloved of God’  #835, MTP 14.565-576

9:13  Smyth, Thomas – The Rule and Measure of Christian Charity  in Works, vol. 7  American, southern presbyterian

9:15  

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 9:15  in Sermons, Series II, 1737 (WJE Online Vol. 52)

Payson, Edward – ‘Christ, God’s Best Gift to Man’  in Collected Writings, 3.159-69

Spurgeon, Charles 

Praise for the Gift of Gifts  #2247, MTP 38.121-132

‘God’s Unspeakable Gift’  #2290, MTP 39.13-21

‘The Gift Unspeakable’  #1550, MTP 26.421-432

10:4-5

Goodwin, Thomas – Book 10, That this State of Guilt and Natural Corruption is the Condition of All Men Unregenerate, Though they make an External Profession of Christianity  in An Unregenerate Man’s Guiltiness Before God in Works, vol. 10

Rutherford, Samuel – The Worth and Excellence of the Gospel  in Quaint Sermons

Davies, Samuel – The Success of the Gospel by the Divine Power upon the Souls of Men

10:4

Nettleton, Asahel – ‘Gospel Warfare’  in Sermons, pp. 158-167

Miller, Samuel – Christian Weapons not Carnal, but Spiritual: delivered at the installation of the Rev. John Breckinridge  1826

10:5

Flavel, John – Sermon 16, of the Kingly Office of Christ, as it is Executed Spiritually upon the Souls of the Redeemed  in Fountain of Life  in Works, vol. 1, pp. 198-211

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Forts Demolished and Prisoners Taken’  #1473, MTP 25.265-276

10:12  Chalmers, Thomas – Sermon VII: The Folly of Men Measuring Themselves by Themselves  in Sermons Preached in the Tron Church, Glasgow, pp. 167-95  Chalmers was an evangelical in the Church of Scotland at this time.

11:2  Boston, Thomas – The Soul’s Espousal to Christ  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 22-31

11:3 

Cradock, Walter – Expositions and Observations on 2 Cor. 11:3  in Divine Drops Distilled from the Fountain of Holy Scriptures: Delivered in Several Exercises before Sermons  1649  English, reformed, Independent minister in London

Vines, Richard – The Corruption of Mind, Described in a Sermon  1655

Candlish, Robert – Sermon III: The Simplicity that is in Christ  in Sermons, pp. 43-66  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Ryle, J.C. – Apostolic Fears  in Warnings to the Churches, pp. 122-41  Also in Knots Untied, pp. 302-313

11:14  Edwards, Jonathan – False Light and True  in Sermons and Discourses, 1734-1738  being WJE Online, Vol. 19

11:19-23  Luther, Martin – Sermon on 2 Cor. 11:19-23  in Luther’s Church Postil  in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

11:19  Boys, John – The Epistle, 2 Cor. 11:19  in Works, pp. 198-199

12:1-11  Hill, Thomas – The Best and Worst of Paul, and his Character in Both Conditions, on 2 Cor. 12:1-11  1648

12:1-9

Luther, Martin – Sermon on 2 Cor. 12:1-9  in Luther’s Church Postil  in ed. John Nicholas Lenker, The Precious and Sacred Writings of Dr. Luther, 14 vols  1905  Protestant reformer

Baxter, Richard – A Sermon Preached at the Funeral of Mr. John Corbet  in Practical Works, vol. 18  Also in Practical Works (SDG), 4.1,002-1,012

12:7-10  M’Cheyne, Robert Murray – ‘A Thorn in the Flesh’  in Additional Remains, pp. 238-242  St. Peter’s, April 26, 1840

12:7-9 

Jay, William – The Thorn in the Flesh  in Standard Works of William Jay, vol. 2, p. 333 ff.

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Thorn in the Flesh’  #1084, MTP 18.673-684

12:7 

Gray, Andrew

Sermon 10  in Eleven Communion Sermons  in Works (1839), pp. 465-73 

How to Prevent Spiritual Pride During Special Manifestations, 5 Sermons  in Loving Christ and Fleeing Temptation  Buy

Mayo, Richard – What must we do to prevent and cure Spiritual Pride?  in Puritan Sermons, vol. 3, pp. 378-93

12:8-9  Smyth, Thomas – Paul’s Resource Under Trial, a Sermon  in Works, vol. 10  American, southern presbyterian

12:8  Gray, Andrew – Singular Temptations Call for Fervent and Frequent Supplications, 4 Sermons  in Loving Christ and Fleeing Temptation  Buy

12:9  

Gray, Andrew – The All-Sufficiency and Seasonableness of Divine Grace Manifested in the Return of Prayer, 2 Sermons  in Loving Christ and Fleeing Temptation  Buy

Unknown – The 2nd Sermon, on 2 Cor. 12:9  in The Second and Last Collection of the Late London ministers’ farewell sermons preached by Dr. Seaman, Dr. Bates, Mr. Caryl, Mr. Brooks…

Boston, Thomas – The Strength of Christ Illustrated in the Weakness of his People  in Works, vol. 6, pp. 365-76

Alexander, Archibald – God’s Grace Sufficient  1850  in Practical Sermons, p. 533-542

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘Strengthening Words from the Saviour’s Lips’  #1287, MTP 22.193-204

12:10

Boston, Thomas – The Christian Weak, Yet Strong, 2 Sermons  in Works, vol. 9, pp. 138-52

Griffin, Edward D. – ‘When I Am Weak Then Am I Strong’  in Life and Sermons, 2.209-222

Spurgeon, Charles – A Paradox  #2050, MTP 34.589-600

12:11

Fuller, Andrew – 2 Cor. 12:11 with Prov. 27:2 & 1 Cor. 15:10  in Passages Apparently Contradictory  in Works 1.676

Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘A Sermon upon One Nothing by Another Nothing’  #1458, MTP 25.85-96

12:16  Fuller, Andrew – ‘Vindication of the Apostle Paul’  in Works 1.662-63

12:20  Baxter, Richard – Cases Of Conscience, and Directions Against Backbiting, Slandering, and Evil Speaking

13:3-5  Spurgeon, C.H. – ‘The Proof of Our Ministry’  #1788, MTP 30.361-372

13:5

Bolton, Robert – The Saint’s Self-Enriching Examination  348 pp.

Burgess, Anthony – Sermons IIIIIIIV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI  in Spiritual Refining

Gray, Andrew – On the Assurance of Faith, 3 Sermons  in Works  (1839), pp. 183-211

Charnock, Stephen – A Discourse of Self-Examination  in Works, vol. 4, pp. 483-93

Welwood, John – Sermon III  in Sermons Delivered in Times of Persecution in Scotland, pp. 356-59  1677  Welwood (1649-1679) was a Scottish field preacher during the Killing Times.  Ed.: “By an alarm of the enemies approaching, Mr. Welwood was obliged to stop before the application was ended.”

Baxter, Richard – The Mischiefs of Self-Ignorance and Benefits of Self-Acquaintance  in Practical Works, vol. 16  Also in Practical Works (SDG) 2.792-881

Boston, Thomas – The Necessity of Self-Examination Considered  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 497-510

Edwards, Jonathan – Sermon Notes on 2 Cor. 13:5  in Sermons, Series II, 1735 (WJE Online Vol. 50)

Whitefield, George – Christ the Only Preservative Against a Reprobate Spirit

Hayward, Samuel – Self-Examination  from Religious Cases of Conscience  1755  London minister

Nettleton, Asahel – ‘Self-Examination’  in Sermons, pp. 323-333

Sprague, William – Treatment Due to Young Converts  from Lectures on Revivals of Religion 1832  American, Northern presbyterian

Chalmers, Thomas – Self-Examination  from his Introduction to William Guthrie’s The Christian’s Great Interest  Leader in the Free Church of Scotland

Plumer, William – How God’s People May Make Great Attainments  in Earnest Hours  1869  American, Southern presbyterian

Spurgeon, Charles – Self-Examination 

13:7  Hayward, Samuel & Samuel Pike – The Character of an Honest Man  from The Spiritual Companion, or the Professing Christian Tried at the Bar of God’s Word  London, Independent ministers

13:11

Sandys, Edwin – A Sermon  in The Sermons of Edwin Sandys  d. 1588  English reformer

Adams, Thomas – The City of Peace  in Works, vol. 2, pp. 311-334

Alexander, Archibald – The Peace of God  in Practical Truths

Philpot, J.C. – Farewell

13:14 

Boys, John – 2 Cor. 13:13  in Works, pp. 65-68

Manton, Thomas – Sermon upon 2 Cor. 13:14  in Works, vol. 19, pp. 156-64

Palmer, Benjamin – ‘Fellowship with God in the Person of the Holy Ghost’  in The Threefold Fellowship & the Threefold Assurance, pp. 69-93

14:2  Jay, William – The Christian, in Christ  in The Christian Contemplated, in a Course of Lectures  1830

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