|Title:||Ashrea: or, The grove of beatitudes: represented in emblemes: and, by the art of memory, to be read on our blessed Saviour crucifi'd: with considerations & meditations suitable to every beatitude.|
|Publication Info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library
2011 April (TCP phase 2)
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Ashrea: or, The grove of beatitudes: represented in emblemes: and, by the art of memory, to be read on our blessed Saviour crucifi'd: with considerations & meditations suitable to every beatitude.
London: printed by J[ohn]. M[acock]. for W[illiam]. Place, at Grayes-Inn Gate in Holborne, 1665.
Beatitudes -- Commentaries
To the Lady M. B.
THE PREFACE, Giving a Particular account of the Design and Title of this little Work; as also of the advantage of Artificial Me∣mory therein.
AN INVITATION To the Grove of BEATITUDES.
ASHREA: OR, The Grove OF BEATITUDES: Represented in EMBLEMES.
The First BEATITUDE. Blessed are the poor in Spirit: for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.
CONSIDERATIONS ON THE I. BEATITUDE.
The Second BEATITUDE. Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the Earth.
CONSIDERATIONS ON THE II. BEATITUDE.
The Third BEATITUDE Blessed are they that mourn, for they shall be comforted.
CONSIDERATIONS ON THE III. BEATITUDE.
The Fourth BEATITUDE. Blessed are they that hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
CONSIDERATIONS ON THE IV. BEATITUDE.
The Fifth BEATITUDE. Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy.
CONSIDERATIONS ON THE V. BEATITUDE.
The Sixth BEATITUDE. Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.
CONSIDERATIONS ON THE VI. BEATITUDE.
The Seventh BEATITUDE. Blessed are the Peace-makers, for they shall be called the Children of God.
CONSIDERATIONS ON THE VII. BEATITUDE.
The Eighth BEATITUDE Blessed are they that suffer persecution for righteousness sake, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.
CONSIDERATIONS ON THE VIII. BEATITUDE.
A SHORT RECAPITULATION OF THE VIII. BEATITUDES, By way of MEDITATION.
Ʋpon Christ's Nakedness.
On his Head inclining. Against Pride and Impatience.
On Christ's Eyes. Against Excessive Mirth.
On his Mouth. Against Fear and Pusillanimity.
On his Side. Against Unmercifulness.
On his Heart. Against Impure Thoughts.
On Christ's Hands. Against perturbations of Mind.
On his Feet. Against Fear of Persecution.
Part of the 143. Psalm para∣phras'd, concerning true Beatitude.