|Title:||The countryman vvith his houshold. Being a familiar conference, concerning faith towards God, and good workes before men; fitted for the capacitie of the meanest. By R.S. preacher of the word at Arley. See the contents more particularly before the booke.|
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The countryman vvith his houshold. Being a familiar conference, concerning faith towards God, and good workes before men; fitted for the capacitie of the meanest. By R.S. preacher of the word at Arley. See the contents more particularly before the booke.
Imprinted at London: By Edward Griffin for Ionah Man at the Talbot in Pater-noster Row, 1620.
|Alternate titles:||Countryman with his houshold.|
R.S. = Robert Sherrard.
Some print faded.
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.
Christian life -- Early works to 1800.
An Admonition to the Reader.
The Table of the Contents.
THE COVNTRY-MAN WITH HIS HOVSHOLD; Being A familiar Conference, concerning Faith towards God, and Good Works before Men, fitted for the capa∣citie of the meanest.
The Speakers conferring be these fiue,
body of dialogue
THE COVNTRY∣MAN WITH HIS HOVSHOLD.
☞ THE FIRST PART. Concerning the Law, or Couenant of Workes.
☞ THE SECOND PART. Concerning the Gospell or Couenant of Grace.
☞ THE THIRD PART. Concerning the Meanes of Grace in gene∣rall, and first of the Word of God.
The first out∣ward mean of Grace.
Secondly, concerning Prayer. The second outward mean of grace
☞ THE FOVRTH PART. Concerning the Sacraments of the New te∣stament, The third out∣ward mean of Grace.
first in generall.
Of Baptisme, in particular.
☞ Of the Lords Supper, in particular.
☞THE FIFTH AND LAST PART. Concerning the Practise of the Communi∣on of Saints. The fourth outward meane of Grace.
Of the effects of the 4 means of grace, both in good and bad.
A note or two of the consi∣deration of Gods workes.
II. Of Christ his Protecting and Defen∣ding of his Church. The second way of Christs ruling of his Church in this world.
III. Of Christ his disposing of all things to the greatest good of his Church in this world, and of his beginning to glo∣rifie it in the world to come.
Of Christs most full and absolute glorifying of his Church in heauen, the place of the blessed.
The Peroration, or summe of the whole in Meeter.
First, of God and his Law.
Secondly, Of Christ and his Gospell.
Thirdly, of the Word of God, and of Prayer.
Fourthly, Of the Sacraments, the Com∣munion of Saints, and the consideration of Gods workes.
Fifthly, Of the right vse of the Meanes of Grace, and the Reward thereof.
A Forme of Prayer after Conference.