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On the justice of God, in the punishment of sin.
; I will repay, saith the Lord.
But he is in one mind, and who can turn him? and what
Charity, the essence of moral virtue.
Now, the end of the commandment is charity.
On self-love; or regarding one's own happiness.
On the total depravity of mankind by nature.
For I know that in me (that is, in my flesh) dwelleth no
Therefore hath he mercy on whom he will have mercy, and
Even so then, at this present time also, there is a remnant
according to the election of grace.
On repentance, conversion, and pardon.
Repent ye, therefore, and be converted, that your sins may
be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come
from the presence of the Lord.
On saving faith in Jesus Christ.
This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he
And we desire that every one of you do shew the same
diligence, to the full assurance of hope unto the end.
On the perfection of separate souls in heaven.
On the necessity of holiness here, in order to hap-
Who will render to every man according to his deeds;
To them who, by patient continuance in well-doing,
seek for glory, and honor, and immortality, eternal life. 403