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Author: Pelling, Edward, d. 1718.
Title: A practical discourse upon humility wherein is shewn the nature, reasonableness, and usefulness thereof : together with the ways of expressing and increasing it / by Edward Pelling ...
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2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A practical discourse upon humility wherein is shewn the nature, reasonableness, and usefulness thereof : together with the ways of expressing and increasing it / by Edward Pelling ...
Pelling, Edward, d. 1718.

London: Printed for William Crooke ..., 1694.
Notes:
Imperfect: cropped, with slight loss of print.
Reproduction of original in the Union Theological Seminary Library, New York.
Subject terms:
Humility -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A53960.0001.001

Contents
title page
THE CONTENTS.
THE INTRODUCTION.
A Practical Discourse UPON HUMILITY.
CHAP. II. The Loveliness of Humility.
CHAP. III. The Reasonableness of Humility.
CHAP. IV. The Usefulness of Humility, in respect of the Peace of Mind it brings.
CHAP. V. The Usefulness of Humility, in respect of our Proficiency in Vertue.
CHAP. VI. The Usefulness of Humility, in respect of the many Evils it preserves us from.
CHAP. VII. The Suitableness of Humility to the Mind of Christ.
CHAP. VIII. How Humility is to be exprest, as by serving the Honour of God.
CHAP. IX. How Humility is to be express'd, by not making our own Esteem the End of our Actions.
CHAP. X. How Humility is to be express'd by ac∣knowledging our Faults.
CHAP. XI. How Humility is to be express'd by doing all good Offices, tho' seeming∣ly mean, and by submission to our Su∣periours.
CHAP. XII. How Humility is to be express'd, by be∣ing contented with such things as we have.
CHAP. XIII. How Humility is to be express'd, by keeping an Even Temper in a State of Prosperity.
The CONCLƲSION.