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Author: Jenkin, Robert, 1656-1727.
Title: The reasonableness and certainty of the Christian religion by Robert Jenkin ...
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Jenkin, Robert, 1656-1727.

London: Printed for P.B. and R. Wellington ..., 1700.
Notes:
Reproduction of original in Cambridge University Library.
Each volume has separate paging and t.p.
Errata: p. [2]-[3] at end.
Subject terms:
Apologetics -- 18th century.
Christianity.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A46761.0001.001

Contents
title page
frontispiece
TO The Right Honourable, JOHN EARL of EXETER.
THE PREFACE.
THE CONTENTS.
Newly Publish'd,
THE REASONABLENESS AND CERTAINTY OF THE Christian Religion.
PART I.
CHAP. I. That from the Notion of a God, it ne∣cessarily follows that there must be some Divine Revelation.
CHAP. II. The Way and Manner by which Divine Revelations may be supposed to be Delivered and Preserved in the World.
THE Reasonableness and Certainty OF THE Christian Religion.
CHAP. I. The Antiquity of the Scriptures.
CHAP. II. The Promulgation of the Scriptures.
CHAP. III. Of Moses and Aaron.
CHAP. IV. Of the Pentateuch.
CHAP. V. Of the Predictions or Prophecies Con∣tain'd in the Books of Moses.
CHAP. VI. Of the Miracles wrought by Moses.
CHAP. VII. Of Joshua, and the Judges, and of the Miracles and Prophecies under their Government.
CHAP. VIII. Of the People of Israel, under their Kings.
CHAP. IX. Of the Prophets, and their Writings.
CHAP. X. Of the Prophecies and Miracles of the Prophets.
CHAP. XI. Of the Dependance of the several Parts of the Scriptures upon each other; and that the Old Testament prove the New, and the New again proves the Old, as the Cause and the Effect.
CHAP. XII. Of the Person of our Blessed Saviour.
CHAP. XIII. Of the Prophecies and Miracles of our Blessed Saviour.
CHAP. XIV. Of the Resurrection of our B. Saviour.
CHAP. XV. Of the Apostles and Evangelists.
CHAP. XVI. Of the Prophecies and Miracles of the Apostles, &c.
CHAP. XVII Of the Writing of the Apostles and Evangelists.
CHAP. XVIII. Of the Doctrines contained in the Holy Scriptures.
THE Reasonableness and Certainty OF THE Christian Religion.
CHAP. I. The Novelty of the Heathen Religions.
CHAP. II. Of the Defect in the Promulgation of the Heathen Religions.
CHAP. III. The Defect of the Prophecies and Mira∣cles of the Heathen Religions.
CHAP. IV. The Defect in point of Doctrine in the Heathen Religions.
CHAP. V. Of the Philosophy of the Heathens.
CHAP. VI. The Novelty and Defect in the Pro∣mulgation of the Mahometan Re∣ligion▪
CHAP. VII. The want both of Prophecies and Mira∣cles in the Mahometan Religion.
CHAP. VIII. The Alcoran is false, absurd, and im∣moral.
CHAP. IX. Of Mahomet.
THE Reasonableness and Certainty OF THE Christian Religion.
CHAP. I. That there is as great certainty of the Truth of the Christian Religion, as there is of the Being of God.
CHAP. II. The Resolution of Faith.
BOOKS Printed for, and Sold by R. Wellington, at the Dolphin and Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard.
title page
frontispiece
THE PREFACE.
THE CONTENTS.
THE REASONABLENESS AND CERTAINTY OF THE Christian Religion.
CHAP. I. Of Humane Reason.
CHAP. II. Of Inspiration.
CHAP. III. Of the Style of the Holy Scriptures.
CHAP. IV. Of the Canon of the Holy Scriptures.
CHAP. V. Of the various Readings in the Old and New Testament.
CHAP. VI. Of the difficulties in Chronology, in the Holy Scriptures.
CHAP. VII. Of the Obscurity of some Places in the Scriptures, particularly of the Types and Prophesies.
CHAP. VIII. Of Places of Scripture which seems to contradict each other.
CHAP. IX. Of the Creation of the World and the Preservation of it.
CHAP. X. Of other Habitable Worlds be∣sides this Earth.
CHAP. XI. That there is nothing in the Scri∣ptures which contradicts the late Discoveries in Natural Philosophy.
CHAP. XII. Of Man's being created capable of Sin and Damnation.
CHAP. XIII. Of the Fall of the Angels, and of our First Parents.
CHAP. XIV. Of the Eternity of Hell Torments.
CHAP. XV. Of the Jewish Law.
CHAP. XVI. Of the Cessation of the Jewish Law.
CHAP. XVII. Of Sinful Examples Recorded in the Scriptures.
CHAP. XVIII. Of the Imprecations in the Psalms, and other Books of the Old Testament.
CHAP. XIX. Of the Texts of the Old Testament cited in the New.
CHAP. XX. Of the Incarnation and Death of the Son of God.
CHAP. XXI. Of the Fulness of Time, or the Time ap∣pointed by God for the Incarnation of our Blessed Saviour.
CHAP. XXII. Of the last Days; and of the last Day, or the Day of Judgment.
CHAP. XXIII. Of Sacraments.
CHAP. XXIV. Of the Blessed TRINITY.
CHAP. XXV. Of the RESURRECTION of the Dead.
CHAP. XXVI. Of the Reasons why Christ did not shew himself to all the People of the Jews after his Resurrection.
CHAP. XXVII. Of the Forty Days in which Christ remain'd upon Earth after his Resurrection, and of the manner of his Ascension.
CHAP. XXVIII. Why some Works of Nature are more especially ascribed to God; why Means was sometimes used in the working of Miracles, and why Faith was sometimes required of those, upon whom, or before whom Miracles were wrought.
CHAP. XXIX. Of the Ceasing of Prophecies and Miracles.
CHAP. XXX. Of the Causes why the Jews and Gentiles rejected Christ, notwithstanding all the Miracles wrought by Him and his A∣postles.
CHAP. XXXI. That the Confidence of Men of false Reli∣gions, and their Willingness to suffer for them, is no Prejudice to the Authority of the True Religion.
CHAP. XXXII. That Differences in Matters of Religion, are no Prejudice to the Truth and Au∣thority of it.
CHAP. XXXIII. Though all Objections could not be answer∣red, yet this would be no just Cause to reject the Authority of the Scriptures.
CHAP. XXXIV. The Conclusion; containing an Exhortation to a serious Consideration of these things, both from the Example of the wisest and most learned Men, and from the infinite Importance of the Things themselves.
ADDENDA.
BOOKS Printed for, and Sold by Peter Buck.
ERRATA.