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1.      ACCESS TO GOD

2.      ADOPTION TO GOD’S FAMILY

3.      ASSURANCE.

4.      THE DAY OF ATONEMENT

5.      ATONEMENT UNDER THE LAW.

6.      WATER BAPTISM.

7.      BAPTISM WITH THE HOLY SPIRIT.

8.      THE BLESSED

9.      THE CALL OF GOD

10. THE CHARACTER OF SAINTS

11. THE CHARACTER OF THE WICKED PEOPLE

12.  THE CHARACTER OF CHRIST

13.  JESUS CHRIST IS GOD

14. JESUS CHRIST IS  THE HEAD OF THE CHURCH

15.  JESUS CHRIST IS THE HIGH PRIEST.

16.  JESUS CHRIST IS THE KING OF KINGS

17.  JESUS CHRIST IS THE MEDIATOR.

18.  JESUS CHRIST IS THE PROPHET.

19.  JESUS CHRIST IS THE SHEPHERD

20. THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST

21. The Joy of God

ACCESS TO GOD
1. Is of God. Ps 65:4.
2. Is by Christ. John 10:7,9; 14:6; Rom 5:2; Eph 2:13; 3:12; Heb 7:9,25; 10:19; 1Pet 3:18.
3. Is by the Holy Spirit. Eph 2:18.
4. Obtained through faith. Act 14:27; Rom 5:2; Eph 3:12; Heb 11:6.
5. Follows upon reconciliation to God. Col 1:21,22.
6. In Prayer. See Prayer. Deut. 4:7; Mat 6:6; 1Pet 1:17.
7. In his temple. Ps 15:1; 27:4; 43:3; 65:4.
8. To obtain mercy and grace. Heb 4:16.
9. A privilege of saints. Deut 4:7; Ps 15:1; 23:6; 24:3,4.
10. Saints have, with confidence. Eph 3:12; Heb 4:16; 10:19,20.
11. Vouchsafed to repenting sinners. See Repentance. Hos 14:2; Joe 2:12.
12. Saints earnestly seek. Ps 27:4; 42:1,2; 43:3; 84:1,2.
13. The wicked commanded to seek. Isa 55:6; Jas 4:8.
14. Urge others to seek. Isa 2:3; Jer 31:6.
15. Promises connected with. Ps 145:18; Isa 55:3; Mt 6:6; Jas 4:8.
16. Blessedness connected with. Ps 16:11; 65:4; 73:28.
17. Typified. Le 16:12-15; Heb 10:19-22.
18. Exemplified

a. Moses. Ex 24:2; 34:4-7.

ADOPTION IN TO GOD’S FAMILY.

1. Explained. 2Cor 6:18.
2. Is according to promise. Rom 9:8; Ga 3:29.
3. Is by faith. Gal 3:7,26.
4. Is of God’s grace. Ezek 16:3-6; Rom 4:16,17; Eph 1:5,6,11.
5. Is through Christ. Joh 1:12; Gal 4:4,5; Eph 1:5; Heb 2:10,13.
6. Saints predestinated to. Ro 8:29; Eph 1:5,11.
7. Of Gentiles, predicted. Hos 2:23; Rom 9:24-26; Eph 3:6.
8. The Adopted are gathered together in one by Christ. John 11:52.
9. New birth connected with. John 1:12,13.
10. The Holy Spirit is a Witness of. Rom 8:16.
11. Being led by the Spirit is an evidence of. Ro 8:14.
12. Saints receive the Spirit of. Rom 8:15; Gal 4:6.
13. A privilege of saints. Joh 1:12; 1Jo 3:1.
14. Saints become brethren of Christ by. Joh 20:17; Heb 2:11,12.
15. Saints wait for final consummation of. Ro 8:19,23; 1Jo 3:2.
16. Subjects saints to the fatherly discipline of God. De 8:5; 2Sa 7:14; Pr 3:11,12; Heb 12:5-11.
17. God is long-suffering and merciful towards the partakers of. Jer 31:1,9,20.
18. Should lead to holiness. 2Co 6:17,18; 7:1; Php 2:15; 1Jo 3:2,3.
19. Should produce

a. Likeness to God. Mt 5:44,45,48; Eph 5:1.

b. Child-like confidence in God. Mt 6:25-34.

c. A desire for God’s glory. Mt 5:16.

d. A spirit of prayer. Mt 7:7-11.

e. A love of peace. Mt 5:9.

f. A forgiving spirit. Mt 6:14.

g. A merciful spirit. Lu 6:35,36.

h. An avoidance of ostentation. Mt 6:1-4,6,18.
20. Safety of those who receive. Pr 14:26.
21. Confers a new name. See Titles of Saints. Nu 6:27; Isa 62:2; Ac 15:17.
22. Entitles to an inheritance. Mt 13:43; Ro 8:17; Ga 3:29; 4:7; Eph 3:6.
23. Is to be pleaded in prayer. Isa 63:16; Mt 6:9.
24. Illustrated

a. Joseph’s sons. Ge 48:5,14,16,22.

b. Moses. Ex 2:10.

c. Esther. Es 2:7.
25. Typified

a. Israel. Ex 4:22; Ho 11:1; Ro 9:4.
26. Exemplified

a. Solomon. 1Ch 28:6.

ASSURANCE OF LIFE

1. Produced by faith. Eph 3:12; 2Ti 1:12; Heb 10:22.
2. Made full by hope. Heb 6:11,19.
3. Confirmed by love. 1Jo 3:14,19; 4:18.
4. Is the effect of righteousness. Isa 32:17.
5. Is abundant in the understanding of the gospel. Col 2:2; 1Th 1:5.
6. Saints privileged to have, of

a. Their election. Ps 4:3; 1Th 1:4.

b. Their redemption. Job 19:25.

c. Their adoption. Ro 8:16; 1Jo 3:2.

d. Their salvation. Isa 12:2.

e. Eternal life. 1Jo 5:13.

f. The unalienable love of God. Ro 8:38,39.

g. Union with God and Christ. 1Co 6:15; 2Co 13:5; Eph 5:30; 1Jo 2:5; 4:13.

h. Peace with God by Christ. Ro 5:1.

i. Preservation. Ps 3:6,8; 27:3-5; 46:1-3.

j. Answers to prayer. 1Jo 3:22; 5:14,15.

k. Continuance in grace. Php 1:6.

l. Comfort in affliction. Ps 73:26; Lu 4:18,19; 2Co 4:8-10,16-18.

m. Support in death. Ps 23:4.

n. A glorious resurrection. Job 19:26; Ps 17:15; Php 3:21; 1Jo 3:2.

o. A kingdom. Heb 12:28; Re 5:10.

p. A crown. 2Ti 4:7,8; Jas 1:12.
7. Give diligence to attain to. 2Pe 1:10,11.
8. Strive to maintain. Heb 3:14,18.
9. Confident hope in God restores. Ps 42:11.
10. Exemplified

a. David. Ps 23:4; 73:24-26.

b. Paul. 2Ti 1:12; 4:18.

THE DAY OF ATONEMENT

1. Tenth day of seventh month. Le 23:26,27.
2. A day of humiliation. Le 16:29,31; 23:27.
3. Observed as a sabbath. Le 23:28,32.
4. Offerings to be made on. Le 16:3,5-15.
5. The high priest entered into the holy place on. Le 16:2,3; Heb 9:7.
6. Atonement made on

a. For the holy place. Ex 30:10; Le 16:15,16.

b. For the high priest. Le 16:11; Heb 9:7.

c. For the whole congregation. Le 16:17,24; 23:28; Heb 9:7.
7. The sins of the people borne off by the scapegoat on. Le 16:21.
8. Punishment for not observing. Le 23:29,30.
9. Year of Jubilee commenced on. Le 25:9.
10. Typical. Heb 9:8,24.

ATONEMENT UNDER THE LAW

1. Made by sacrifice. Le 1:4,5.
2. By priests alone. 1Ch 6:49; 2Ch 29:24.
3. Necessary for

a. Propitiating God. Ex 32:30; Le 23:27,28; 2Sa 21:3.

b. Ransoming. Ex 30:15,16; Job 33:24.

c. Purifying. Ex 29:36.
4. Offered for

a. The congregation. Nu 15:25; 2Ch 29:24.

b. The priests. Ex 29:31-33; Le 8:34.

c. Persons sinning ignorantly. Le 4:20-35.

d. Persons sinning wilfully. Le 6:7.

e. Persons swearing rashly. Le 5:4,6.

f. Persons withholding evidence. Le 5:1,6.

g. Persons unclean. Le 5:2,3,6.

h. Women after childbirth. Le 12:8.

i. The altar. Ex 29:36,37; Le 16:18,19.

j. The holy place. Le 16:16,17.

k. The healed leper. Le 14:18.

l. The leprous house healed. Le 14:53.
5. Extraordinary cases of. Ex 32:30-34; Nu 16:47; 25:10-13.
6. Typical of Christ’s atonement. Ro 5:6-11.

WATER BAPTISM.

1. As administered by John. Mt 3:5-12; Joh 3:23; Ac 13:24; 19:4.
2. Sanctioned by Christ’s submission to it. Mt 3:13-15; Lu 3:21.
3. Adopted by Christ. Joh 3:22; 4:1,2.
4. Appointed an ordinance of the Christian church. Mt 28:19,20; Mr 16:15,16.
5. To be administered in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Mt 28:19.
6. Water, the outward and visible sign in. Ac 8:36; 10:47.
7. Regeneration, the inward and spiritual grace of. Joh 3:3,5,6; Rom.6:3,4,11.
8. Remission of sins, signified by. Ac 2:38; 22:16.
9. Unity of the Church effected by. 1Co 12:13; Ga 3:27,28.
10. Confession of sin necessary to. Mt 3:6.
11. Repentance necessary to. Ac 2:38.
12. Faith necessary to. Ac 8:37; 18:8.
13. There is but one. Eph 4:5.
14. Administered to

a. Individuals. Ac 8:38; 9:18.

b. Households. Ac 16:15; 1Co 1:16.

c. Only to professing believers. Ac 2:38; Mt 3:6; Mr 16:16; Ac 8:12,37; 10:47,48.

d. Scriptures supporting infant baptism. Pr 30:6.
15. Administered by immersing the whole body of the person in water. Mt 3:16; Ac 8:38,39.
16. Emblematic of the influences of the Holy Spirit. Mt 3:11; Tit 3:5.
17. Typified. 1Co 10:2; 1Pe 3:20,21.

BAPTISM WITH THE HOLY SPIRIT.

1. Foretold. Eze 36:25.
2. Is through Christ. Tit 3:6.
3. Christ administered. Mt 3:11; Joh 1:33.
4. Promised to saints. Ac 1:5; 2:38,39; 11:16.
5. All saints partake of. 1Co 12:13.
6. Necessity for. Joh 3:5; Ac 19:2-6.
7. Renews and cleanses the soul. Tit 3:5; 1Pe 3:20,21.
8. The Word of God instrumental to. Ac 10:44; Eph 5:26.
9. Typified. Ac 2:1-4.

THE BLESSED

1. Whom God chooses. Ps 65:4; Eph 1:3,4.
2. Whom God calls. Isa 51:2; Re 19:9.
3. Who know Christ. Mt 16:16,17.
4. Who know the gospel. Ps 89:15.
5. Who are not offended at Christ. Mt 11:6.
6. Who believe. Lu 1:45; Ga 3:9.
7. Whose sins are forgiven. Ps 32:1,2; Ro 4:7.
8. To whom God imputes righteousness without works. Ro 4:6-9.
9. Whom God chastens. Job 5:17; Ps 94:12.
10. Who suffer for Christ. Lu 6:22.
11. Who have the Lord for their God. Ps 144:15.
12. Who trust in God. Ps 2:12; 34:8; 40:4; 84:12; Jer 17:7.
13. Who fear God. Ps 112:1; 128:1,4.
14. Who hear and keep the word of God. Ps 119:2; Jas 1:24; Mt 13:16; Lu 11:28; Re 1:3; 22:7.
15. Who delight in the commandments of God. Ps 112:1.
16. Who keep the commandments of God. Re 22:14.
17. Who wait for the Lord. Isa 30:18.
18. Whose strength is in the Lord. Ps 84:5.
19. Who hunger and thirst after righteousness. Mt 5:6.
20. Who frequent the house of God. Ps 65:4; 84:5.
21. Who avoid the wicked. Ps 1:1.
22. Who endure temptation. Jas 1:12.
23. Who watch against sin. Re 16:15.
24. Who rebuke sinners. Pr 24:25.
25. Who watch for the Lord. Lu 12:37.
26. Who die in the Lord. Re 14:13.
27. Who have part in the first resurrection. Re 20:6.
28. Who favour saints. Ge 12:3; Ru 2:10.
29. The undefiled. Ps 119:1.
30. The pure in heart. Mt 5:8.
31. The just. Ps 106:3; 10:6.
32. The children of the just. Pr 20:7.
33. The righteous. Ps 5:12.
34. The generation of the upright. Ps 112:2.
35. The faithful. Pr 28:20.
36. The poor in spirit. Mt 5:3.
37. The meek. Mt 5:5.
38. The merciful. Mt 5:7.
39. The bountiful. De 15:10; Ps 41:1; Pr 22:9; Lu 14:13,14.
40. The peace-makers. Mt 5:9.
41. Holy mourners. Mt 5:4; Lu 6:21.
42. Saints at the judgment day. Mt 25:34.
43. Who shall eat bread in the kingdom of God. Lu 14:15; Re 19:9.

THE CALL OF GOD

1. By Christ. Isa 55:5; Ro 1:6.
2. By his Spirit. Re 22:17.
3. By his works. Ps 19:2,3; Ro 1:20.
4. By his ministers. Jer 35:15; 2Co 5:20.
5. By his gospel. 2Th 2:14.
6. Is from darkness. 1Pe 2:9.
7. Addressed to all. Isa 45:22; Mt 20:16.
8. Most reject. Pr 1:24; Mt 20:16.
9. Effectual to saints. Ps 110:3; Ac 2:47; 13:48; 1Co 1:24.
10. To man is

a. Of grace. Ga 1:15; 2Ti 1:9.

b. According to the purpose of God. Ro 8:28; 9:11,23,24.

c. High. Php 3:14.

d. Holy. 1Ti 1:9.

e. Heavenly. Heb 3:1.

f. To fellowship with Christ. 1Co 1:9.

g. To holiness. 1Th 4:7.

h. To liberty. Ga 5:13.

i. To peace. 1Co 7:15; Col 3:15.

j. To glory and virtue. 2Pe 1:3.

k. To the eternal glory of Christ. 2Th 2:14; 1Pe 5:10.

l. To eternal life. 1Ti 6:12.
11. Partakers of, justified. Ro 8:30.
12. Walk worthy of. Eph 4:1.
13. Blessedness of receiving. Re 19:9.
14. Praise God for. 1Pe 2:9.
15. Illustrated. Pr 9:3,4; Mt 23:3-9.
16. Rejection of, leads to

a. Judicial blindness. Isa 6:9; Ac 28:24-27; Ro 11:8-10.

b. Delusion. Isa 66:4; 2Th 2:10,11.
17. Withdrawal of the means of grace. Jer 26:4-6; Ac 13:46; 18:6; Re 2:5.
18. Temporal judgments. Isa 28:12; Jer 6:16,19; 35:17; Zec 7:12-14.
19. Rejection by God. Pr 1:14-32; Jer 6:19,30.
20. Condemnation. Joh 12:48; Heb 2:1-3; 12:25.
21. Destruction. Pr 29:1; Mt 22:3-7.

THE CHARACTER OF SAINTS

1. Attentive to Christ’s voice. Joh 10:3,4.
2. Blameless and harmless. Php 2:15.
3. Bold. Pr 28:1; Ro 13:3.
4. Contrite. Isa 57:15; 66:2.
5. Devout. Ac 8:2; 22:12.
6. Faithful. Re 17:14.
7. Fearing God. Mt 3:16; Ac 10:2.
8. Following Christ. Joh 10:4,27.
9. Godly. Ps 4:3; 2Pe 2:9.
10. Guileless. Joh 1:47.
11. Holy. De 7:6; 14:2; Col 3:12.
12. Humble. Ps 34:2; 1Pe 5:5.
13. Hungering after righteousness. Mt 5:6.
14. Just. Ge 6:9; Hab 2:4; Lu 2:25.
15. Led by the Spirit. Ro 8:14.
16. Liberal. Isa 32:8; 2Co 9:13.
17. Loving. Col 1:4; 1Th 4:9.
18. Lowly. Pr 16:19.
19. Meek. Isa 29:19; Mt 5:5.
20. Merciful. Ps 37:26; Mt 5:7.
21. New Creatures. 2Co 5:17; Eph 2:10.
22. Obedient. Ro 16:19; 1Pe 1:14.
23. Poor in spirit. Ps 51:17; Mt 5:3.
24. Prudent. Pr 16:21.
25. Pure in heart. Mt 5:8; 1Jo 3:3.
26. Righteous. Isa 60:21; Lu 1:6.
27. Sincere. 2Co 1:12; 2:17.
28. Steadfast. Ac 2:42; Col 2:5.
29. Taught of God. Isa 54:13; 1Jo 2:27.
30. True. 2Co 6:8.
31. Undefiled. Ps 119:1.
32. Upright. 1Ki 3:6; Ps 15:2.
33. Watchful. Lu 12:37.
34. Zealous of good works. Tit 2:14; 3:8.

THE CHARACTER OF THE WICKED.
1. Abominable. Re 21:8.
2. Alienated from God. Eph 4:18; Col 1:21.
3. Blasphemous. Lu 22:65; Re 16:9.
4. Blinded. 2Co 4:4; Eph 4:18.
5. Boastful. Ps 10:3; 49:6.
6. Conspiring against God’s people. Ne 4:8; 6:2; Ps 38:12.
7. Covetous. Mic 2:2; Ro 1:29.
8. Deceitful. Ps 5:6; Ro 3:13.
9. Delighting in the iniquity of others. Pr 2:14; Ro 1:32.
10. Despising the works of the faithful. Ne 2:19; 4:2; 2Ti 3:3,4.
11. Destructive. Isa 59:7.
12. Disobedient. Ne 9:26; Tit 3:3; 1Pe 2:7.
13. Enticing to evil. Pr 1:10-14; 2Ti 3:6.
14. Envious. Ne 2:10; Tit 3:3.
15. Fearful. Pr 28:1; Re 21:8.
16. Fierce. Pr 16:29; 2Ti 3:3.
17. Foolish. De 32:6; Ps 5:5.
18. Forgetting God. Job 8:13.
19. Fraudulent. Ps 37:21; Mic 6:11.
20. Froward. Pr 21:8; Isa 57:17.
21. Glorying in their shame. Php 3:19.
22. Hard-hearted. Eze 3:7.
23. Hating the light. Job 24:13; Joh 3:20.
24. Heady and high-minded. 2Ti 3:4.
25. Hostile to God. Ro 8:7; Col 1:21.
26. Hypocritical. Isa 29:13; 2Ti 3:5.
27. Ignorant of God. Ho 4:1; 2Th 1:8.
28. Impudent. Eze 2:4.
29. Incontinent. 2Ti 3:3.
30. Infidel. Ps 10:4; 14:1.
31. Loathsome. Pr 13:5.
32. Lovers of pleasure more than of God. 2Ti 3:4.
33. Lying. Ps 58:3; 62:4; Isa 59:4.
34. Mischievous. Pr 24:8; Mic 7:3.
35. Murderous. Ps 10:8; 94:6; Ro 1:29.
36. Prayerless. Job 21:15; Ps 53:4.
37. Persecuting. Ps 69:26; 109:16.
38. Perverse. De 32:5.
39. Proud. Ps 59:12; Ob 3:2; 2Ti 3:2.
40. Rejoicing in the affliction of saints. Ps 35:15.
41. Reprobate. 2Co 13:5; 2Ti 3:8; Tit 1:16.
42. Selfish. 2Ti 3:2.
43. Sensual. Php 3:19; Jude 1:19.
44. Sold under sin. 1Ki 21:20; 2Ki 17:17.
45. Stiff-hearted. Eze 2:4.
46. Stiff-necked. Ex 33:5; Ac 7:51.
47. Uncircumcised in heart. Jer 9:26; Ac 7:51.
48. Unjust. Pr 11:7; Isa 26:10.
49. Unmerciful. Ro 1:31.
50. Ungodly. Pr 16:27.
51. Unholy. 2Ti 3:2.
52. Unprofitable. Mt 25:30; Ro 3:12.
53. Unruly. Tit 1:10.
54. Unthankful. Lu 6:35; 2Ti 3:2.
55. Untoward. Ac 2:40.
56. Unwise. De 32:6.

THE CHARACTER OF CHRIST

1. Altogether lovely. Song 5:16.
2. Holy. Lu 1:35; Ac 4:27; Re 3:7.
3. Righteous. Isa 53:11; Heb 1:9.
4. Good. Mt 19:16.
5. Faithful. Isa 11:5; 1Th 5:24.
6. True. Joh 1:14; 7:18; 1Jo 5:20.
7. Just. Zec 9:9; Joh 5:30; Ac 22:14.
8. Guileless. Isa 53:9; 1Pe 2:22.
9. Sinless. Joh 8:46; 2Co 5:21.
10. Spotless. 1Pe 1:19.
11. Innocent. Mt 27:4.
12. Harmless. Heb 7:26.
13. Resisting temptation. Mt 4:1-10.
14. Obedient to God the Father. Ps 40:8; Joh 4:34; 15:10.
15. Zealous. Lu 2:49; Joh 2:17; 8:29.
16. Meek. Isa 53:7; Zec 9:9; Mt 11:29.
17. Lowly in heart. Mt 11:29.
18. Merciful. Heb 2:17.
19. Patient. Isa 53:7; Mt 27:14.
20. Long-suffering. 1Ti 1:16.
21. Compassionate. Isa 40:11; Lu 19:41.
22. Benevolent. Mt 4:23,24; Ac 10:38.
23. Loving. Joh 13:1; 15:13.
24. Self-denying. Mt 8:20; 2Co 8:9.
25. Humble. Lu 22:27; Php 2:8.
26. Resigned. Lu 22:42.
27. Forgiving. Lu 23:34.
28. Subject to His parents. Lu 2:51.
29. Saints are conformed to. Ro 8:29.

JESUS CHRIST IS GOD.

1. As Jehovah. Isa 40:3; Mt 3:3.
2. As Jehovah of glory. Ps 24:7,10; 1Co 2:8; Jas 2:1.
3. As Jehovah, our RIGHTEOUSNESS. Jer 23:5,6; 1Co 1:30.
4. As Jehovah, above all. Ps 97:9; Joh 3:31.
5. As Jehovah, the First and the Last. Isa 44:6; Re 1:17; Isa 48:12-16; Re 22:13.
6. As Jehovah’s Fellow and Equal. Zec 13:7; Php 2:6.
7. As Jehovah of Hosts. Isa 6:1-3; Joh 12:41; Isa 8:13,14; 1Pe 2:8.
8. As Jehovah, the Shepherd. Isa 40:11; Heb 13:20.
9. As Jehovah, for whose glory all things were created. Pr 16:4; Col 1:16.
10. As Jehovah, the Messenger of the covenant. Mal 3:1; Mr 1:2; Lu 2:27.
11. Invoked as Jehovah. Joe 2:32; Ac 2:21; 1Co 1:2.
12. As the Eternal God and Creator. Ps 102:24-27; Heb 1:8,10-12.
13. As the mighty God. Isa 9:6.
14. As the Great God and Saviour. Ho 1:7; Tit 2:13.
15. As God over all. Ps 45:6,7; Ro 9:5.
16. As the true God. Jer 10:10; 1Jo 5:20.
17. As God the Word. Joh 1:1.
18. As God, the judge. Ec 12:14; 1Co 4:5; 2Co 5:10; 2Ti 4:1.
19. As Emmanuel. Isa 7:14; Mt 1:23.
20. As King of kings and Lord of lords. Da 10:17; Re 1:5; 17:14.
21. As the Holy One. 1Sa 2:2; Ac 3:14.
22. As the Lord from heaven. 1Co 15:47.
23. As Lord of the Sabbath. Ge 2:3; Mt 12:8.
24. As Lord of all. Ac 10:36; Ro 10:11-13.
25. As Son of God. Mt 26:63-67.
26. As the Only-begotten Son of the Father. Joh 1:14,18; 3:16,18; 1Jo 4:9.
27. His blood is called the blood of God. Ac 20:28.
28. As one with the Father. Joh 10:30,38; 12:45; 14:7-10; 17:10.
29. As sending the Spirit, equally with the Father. Joh 14:16; 15:26.
30. As entitled to equal honour with the Father. Joh 5:23.
31. As Owner of all things, equally with the Father. Joh 16:15.
32. As unrestricted by the law of the sabbath, equally with the Father. Joh 5:17.
33. As the Source of grace, equally with the Father. 1Th 3:11; 2Th 2:16,17.
34. As unsearchable, equally with the Father. Pr 30:4; Mt 11:27.
35. As Creator of all things. Isa 40:28; Joh 1:3; Col 1:16; Heb 1:2.
36. As Supporter and Preserver of all things. Ne 9:6; Col 1:17; Heb 1:3.
37. As possessed of the fulness of the God head. Col 2:9; Heb 1:3.
38. As raising the dead. Joh 5:21; 6:40,54.
39. As raising himself from the dead. Joh 2:19,21; 10:18.
40. As Eternal. Isa 9:6; Mic 5:2; Joh 1:1; Col 1:17; Heb 1:8-10; Re 1:8.
41. As Omnipresent. Mt 18:20; 28:20; Joh 3:13.
42. As Omnipotent. Ps 45:3; Php 3:21; Re 1:8.
43. As Omniscient. Joh 16:30; 21:17.
44. As discerning the thoughts of the heart. 1Ki 8:39; Lu 5:22; Eze 11:5; Joh 2:24,25; Rev 2:23.
45. As unchangeable. Mal 3:6; Heb 1:12; 13:8.
46. As having power to forgive sins. Col 3:13; Mr 2:7,10.
47. As Giver of pastors to the Church. Jer 3:15; Eph 4:11-13.
48. As Husband of the Church. Isa 54:5; Eph 5:25-32; Isa 62:5; Re 21:2,9.
49. As the object of divine worship. Ac 7:59; 2Co 12:8,9; Heb 1:6; Re 5:12.
50. As the object of faith. Ps 2:12; 1Pe 2:6; Jer 17:5,7; Joh 14:1.
51. As God, he redeems and purifies the Church to himself. Re 5:9; Tit 2:14.
52. As God, he presents the Church to himself. Eph 5:27; Jude 1:24,25.
53. Saints live to him as God. Ro 6:11; Ga 2:19; 2Co 5:15.
54. Acknowledged by his Apostles. Joh 20:28.
55. Acknowledged by the Old Testament saints. Ge 17:1; 48:15,16; 32:24-30;
Hos 12:3-5; Jdj 6:22-24; 13:21,22; Job 19:25-27.

CHRIST IS THE HEAD OF THE CHURCH.

1. Predicted. Ps 118:22; Mt 21:42.
2. Appointed by God. Eph 1:22.
3. Declared by himself. Mt 21:42.
4. As his mystical body. Eph 4:12,15; 5:23.
5. Has the pre-eminence in all things. 1Co 11:3; Eph 1:22; Col 1:18.
6. Commissioned his Apostles. Mt 10:1,7; 28:19; Joh 20:21.
7. Instituted the ordinances. Mt 28:19; Lu 22:19,20.
8. Imparts gifts. Ps 68:18; Eph 4:8.
9. Saints are complete in. Col 2:10.
10. Perverters of the truth do not hold. Col 2:18,19.

CHRIST IS THE HIGH PRIEST.

1. Appointed and called by God. Heb 3:1,2; 5:4,5.
2. After the order of Melchizedek. Ps 110:4; Heb 5:6; 6:20; 7:15,17.
3. Superior to Aaron and the Levitical priests. Heb 7:11,16,22; 8:1,2,6.
4. Consecrated with an oath. Heb 7:20,21.
5. Has an unchangeable priesthood. Heb 7:23,28.
6. Is of unblemished purity. Heb 7:26,28.
7. Faithful. Heb 3:2.
8. Needed no sacrifice for himself. Heb 7:27.
9. Offered himself a sacrifice. Heb 9:14,26.
10. His sacrifice superior to all others. Heb 9:13,14,23.
11. Offered sacrifice but once. Heb 7:27; 9:25,26.
12. Made reconciliation. Heb 2:17.
13. Obtained redemption for us. Heb 9:12.
14. Entered into heaven. Heb 4:14; 10:12.
15. Sympathises with those who are tempted. Heb 2:18; 4:15.
16. Intercedes. Heb 7:25; 9:24.
17. Blesses. Nu 6:23-26; Ac 3:26.
18. On his throne. Zec 6:13.
19. Appointment of, and encouragement to steadfastness. Heb 4:14.
20. Typified

a. Melchizedek. Ge 14:18-20.

b. Aaron, &c. Ex 40:12-15.

CHRIST IS THE KING OF KINGS.

1. Foretold. Nu 24:17; Ps 2:6; 45:1-17; Isa 9:7; Jer 23:5; Mic 5:2.
2. Glorious. Ps 24:7-10; 1Co 2:8; Jas 2:1.
3. Supreme. Ps 89:27; Re 1:5; 19:16.
4. Sits in the throne of God. Re 3:21.
5. Sits on the throne of David. Isa 9:7; Eze 37:24,25; Lu 1:32; Ac 2:30.
6. Is King of Zion. Ps 2:6; Isa 52:7; Zec 9:9; Mt 21:5; Joh 12:12-15.
7. Has a righteous kingdom. Ps 45:6; Heb 1:8,9; Isa 32:1; Jer 23:5.
8. Has an everlasting kingdom. Da 2:44; 7:14; Lu 1:33.
9. Has an universal kingdom. Ps 2:8; 72:8; Zec 14:9; Re 11:15.
10. His kingdom not of this world. Joh 18:36.
11. Saints, the subjects of. Col 1:13; Re 15:3.
12. Saints receive a kingdom from. Lu 22:29,30; Heb 12:28.
13. Acknowledged by

a. The wise men from the East. Mt 2:2.

b. Nathanael. Joh 1:49.

c. His followers. Lu 19:38; Joh 12:13.
14. Declared by himself. Mt 25:34; Joh 18:37.
15. Written on His cross. Joh 19:19.
16. The Jews shall seek to. Ho 3:5.
17. Saints shall behold. Isa 33:17; Re 22:3,4.
18. Kings shall do homage to. Ps 72:10; Isa 49:7.
19. Shall overcome all his enemies. Ps 110:1; Mr 12:36; 1Co 15:25; Re 17:14.
20. Typified

a. Melchizedek. Ge 14:18.

b. David. 1Sa 16:1,12,13; Lu 1:32.

c. Solomon. 1Ch 28:6,7.

CHRIST IS  THE MEDIATOR.

1. In virtue of his atonement. Eph 2:13-18; Heb 9:15; 12:24.
2. The only one between God and man. 1Ti 2:5.
3. Of the gospel covenant. Heb 8:6; 12:24.
4. Typified

a. Moses. De 5:5; Ga 3:19.

b. Aaron. Nu 16:48.

CHRIST IS THE PROPHET.

1. Foretold. De 18:15,18; Isa 52:7; Na 1:15.
2. Anointed with the Holy Spirit. Isa 42:1; 61:1; Lu 4:18; Joh 3:34.
3. Alone knows and reveals God. Mt 11:27; Joh 3:2,13,34; 17:6,14,26; Heb 1:1,2.
4. Declared his doctrine to be that of the Father. Joh 8:26,28; 12:49,50; 14:10,24; 15:15; 17:8,16.
5. Preached the gospel, and worked miracles. Mt 4:23; 11:5; Lu 4:43.
6. Foretold things to come. Mt 24:3-35; Lu 19:41,44.
7. Faithful to his trust. Lu 4:43; Joh 17:8; Heb 3:2; Re 1:5; 3:14.
8. Abounded in wisdom. Lu 2:40,47,52; Col 2:3.
9. Mighty in deed and word. Mt 13:54; Mr 1:27; Lu 4:32; Joh 7:46.
10. Meek and unostentatious in his teaching. Isa 42:2; Mt 12:17-20.
11. God commands us to hear. De 18:15; Mt 17:25; Ac 3:22; 7:37.
12. God will severely visit our neglect of. De 18:19; Ac 3:23; Heb 2:3.
13. Typified

a. Moses. De 18:15.

CHRIST IS THE SHEPHERD.

1. Foretold. Ge 49:24; Isa 40:11; Eze 34:23; 37:24.
2. The chief. 1Pe 5:4.
3. The good. Joh 10:11,14.
4. The great. Mic 5:4; Heb 13:20.
5. His sheep

a. He knows. Joh 10:14,27.

b. He calls. Joh 10:3.

c. He gathers. Isa 40:11; Joh 10:16.

d. He guides. Ps 23:3; Joh 10:3,4.

e. He feeds. Ps 23:1,2; Joh 10:9.

f. He cherishes tenderly. Isa 40:11.

g. He protects and preserves. Jer 31:10; Eze 34:10; Zec 9:16; Joh 10:28.

h. He laid down his life for. Zec 13:7; Mt 26:31; Joh 10:11,15; Ac 20:28.

i. He gives eternal life to. Joh 10:28.
6. Typified

a. David. 1Sa 16:11.

THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST

1. Belongs to God. 1Tim 3:15.
2. The body of Christ. Eph 1:23; Col 1:24.
3. Christ, the foundation-stone of. 1Co 3:11; Eph 2:20; 1Pe 2:4,5.
4. Christ, the head of. Eph 1:22; 5:23.
5. Loved by Christ. Song 7:10; Eph 5:25.
6. Purchased by the blood of Christ. Ac 20:28; Eph 5:25; Heb 9:12.
7. Sanctified and cleansed by Christ. 1Co 6:11; Eph 5:26,27.
8. Subject to Christ. Ro 7:4; Eph 5:24.
9. The object of the grace of God. Isa 27:3; 2Co 8:1.
10. Displays the wisdom of God. Eph 3:10.
11. Shows forth the praises of God. Isa 60:6.
12. God defends. Ps 89:18; Isa 4:5; 49:25; Mt 16:18.
13. God provides ministers for. Jer 3:15; Eph 4:11,12.
14. Glory to be ascribed to God by. Eph 3:21.
15. Elect. 1Pe 5:13.
16. Glorious. Ps 45:13; Eph 5:27.
17. Clothed in righteousness. Re 19:8.
18. Believers continually added to, by the Lord. Ac 2:27; 5:14; 11:24.
19. Unity of. Ro 12:5; 1Co 10:17; 12:12; Ga 3:28.
20. Saints baptised into, by one Spirit. 1Co 12:13.
21. Ministers commanded to feed. Ac 20:28.
22. Is edified by the word. 1Co 14:4,13; Eph 4:15,16.
23. The wicked persecute. Ac 8:1-3; 1Th 2:14,15.
24. Not to be despised. 1Co 11:22.
25. Defiling of, will be punished. 1Co 3:17.
26. Extent of, predicted. Isa 2:2; Eze 17:22-24; Da 2:34,35; Hab 2:14
THE JOY OF GOD

1. God gives. EcC 2:26; Ps 4:7.
2. Christ appointed to give. Isa 61:3.
3. Is a fruit of the Spirit. GaL 5:22.
4. The gospel, good tidings of. Luk 2:10,11.
5. God’s word affords. Ne 8:12; Jer 15:16.
6. The gospel to be received with. 1Th 1:6.
7. Promised to saints. Ps 132:16; Isa 35:10; 55:12; 56:7.
8. Prepared for saints. Ps 97:11.
9. Enjoined to saints. Ps 32:11; Php 3:1.
10. Fulness of, in God’s presence. Ps 16:11.
11. Vanity of seeking, from earthly things. Ecc 2:10,11; 11:8.
12. Experienced by

a. Believers. Lu 24:52; Act 16:34.

b. Peace-makers. Pro 12:20.

c. The just. Pro 21:15.

d. The wise, and discreet. Pro 15:23.

e. Parents of good children. Pro 23:24.
13. Increased to the meek. Isa 29:19.
14. Of saints is

a. In God. Ps 89:16; 149:2; Hab 3:18; Rom 5:11.

b. In Christ. Lu k1:47; Php 3:3.

c. In the Holy Spirit. Rom 14:17.

d. For election. Luk 10:20.

e. For salvation. Ps 21:1; Isa 61:10.

f. For deliverance from bondage. Ps 105:43; Jer 31:10-13.

g. For manifestation of goodness. 2Ch 7:10.

h. For temporal blessings. Joe 2:23,24.

i. For supplies of grace. Isa 12:3.

j. For divine protection. Ps 5:11; 16:8,9.

k. For divine support. Ps 28:7; 63:7.

l. For the victory of Christ. Joh 16:33.

m. For the hope of glory. Rom 5:2.

n. For the success of the gospel. Ac 15:3.
15. Of saints should be

a. Great. Zec 9:9; Act 8:8.

b. Abundant. 2Cor 8:2.

c. Exceeding. Ps 21:6; 68:3.

d. Animated. Ps 32:11; Luk 6:23.

e. Unspeakable. 1Pet 1:8.

f. Full of glory. 1Pet 1:8.

g. Constant. 2Co 6:10; Php 4:4.

h. For evermore. 1Th 5:16.

i. With awe. Ps 2:11.

j. In hope. Rom 12:12.

k. In sorrow. 2Cor 6:10.

l. Under trials. Jas 1:2; 1Pe 1:6.

m. Under persecutions. Mt 5:11,12; Lu 6:22,23; Heb 10:34.

n. Under calamities. Hab 3:17,18.

o. Expressed in hymns. Eph 5:19; Jas 5:13.
16. Afflictions of saints succeeded by. Ps 30:5; 126:5; Isa 35:10; Joh 16:20.
17. Pray for restoration of. Ps 51:8,12; 85:6.
18. Promote, in the afflicted. Job 29:13.
19. Of saints, made full by

a. The favour of God. Ac 2:28.

b. Faith in Christ. Ro 15:13.

c. Abiding in Christ. Joh 15:10,11.

d. The word of Christ. Joh 17:13.

e. Answers to prayer. Joh 16:24.

f. Communion of saints. 2Ti 1:4; 1Jo 1:3,4; 2Jo 1:12.
20. Saints should afford, to their minsters. Php 2:2; Phm 1:20.
21. Ministers should

a. Esteem their people as their. Php 4:1; 1Th 2:20.

b. Promote, in their people. 2Co 1:24; Php 1:25.

c. Pray for, for their people. Ro 15:13.

d. Have, in the faith and holiness of their people. 2Co 7:4; 1Th 3:9; 3Jo 1:4.

e. Come to their people with. Ro 15:32.

f. Finish their course with. Ac 20:24.

g. Desire to render an account with. Php 2:16; Heb 13:17.
22. Serve God with. Ps 100:2.
23. Liberality in God’s service should cause. 1Ch 29:9,17.
24. Is strengthening to saints. Ne 8:10.
25. Saints should engage in all religious services with. Ezr 6:22; Ps 42:4.
26. Saints should have, in all their undertakings. De 12:18.
27. Saints shall be presented to God with exceeding. 1Pe 4:13; Jude 1:24.
28. The coming of Christ will afford to saints, exceeding. 1Pe 4:13.
29. Shall be the final reward of saints at the judgment day. Mt 25:21.
30. Of the wicked

a. Is derived from earthly pleasures. Ec 2:10; 11:9.

b. Is derived from folly. Pr 15:21.

c. Is delusive. Pr 14:13.

d. Is short-lived. Job 20:5; Ec 7:6.

e. Should be turned into mourning. Jas 4:9.

f. Shall be taken away. Isa 16:10.
31. Holy-Illustrated. Isa 9:3; Mt 13:44.
32. Holy-Exemplified

a. Hannah. 1Sa 2:1.

b. David. 1Ch 29:9.

c. Wise men. Mt 2:10.

d. The Virgin Mary. Lu 1:47.

e. Zacchaeus. Lu 19:6.

f. Converts. Ac 2:46; 13:52.

g. Peter, &c. Ac 5:41.

h. Samaritans. Ac 8:8.

i. Jailor. Ac 16:34.