|Author:||Sheffeild, John, d. 1680.|
|Title:||A good conscience the strongest hold.: A treatise of conscience, handling the nature acts offices use of conscience. The description qualifications properties severall sorts of good conscience. The excellency necessity utility happiness of such a conscience. The markes to know motives to get meanes to keep it. By John Sheffeild, Minister of Swythins London.|
|Publication Info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library
2012 November (TCP phase 2)
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A good conscience the strongest hold.: A treatise of conscience, handling the nature acts offices use of conscience. The description qualifications properties severall sorts of good conscience. The excellency necessity utility happiness of such a conscience. The markes to know motives to get meanes to keep it. By John Sheffeild, Minister of Swythins London.
Sheffeild, John, d. 1680.
London: Printed by J. B. for Samuel Gellibrand at the Ball in Pauls Church-yard, 1650.
To the Right Honourable, EDMUND Earle of Mulgrave, Lord Sheffeild of Butterwike.
To the Conscientious Reader.
A Good Conscience THE Strongest Hold.
CHAP. I. What Conscience is?
CHAP. II. What a good Conscience is.
CHAP. III. Of the Conscience rightly pacifyed.
CHAP. IV. The Offices of Conscience.
CHAP. V. Of severall good Consciences in particular, and first of the Conscience in which Faith is.
CHAP. VI. Of a pure Conscience.
CHAP. VII. Of the sincere Conscience
CHAP. VIII. Of the inoffensive Conscience.
CHAP. IX. Of the wel-sighted Conscience.
CHAP. X. Of the well spoken Conscience.
CHAP. XI. Of the honest dealing Conscience.
CHAP. XII. The tender Conscience.
CHAP. XIII. Of the suffering Conscience.
CHAP. XIIII. Of the last Good Conscience, the Consci∣ence of Charitie.
CHAP. XV. Of the Excellencie of a good Conscience, and the benefits thereof.
CHAP. XVI. Of the danger and mischief of an evil Conscience.
CHAP. XVII. Of the difficultie in getting and keeping a good Conscience, and escaping a bad.
CHAP. XVIII. The Application of the Doctrine, and first by way of Information.
CHAP. XIX. The Positive Truths arising hence as∣serted.
CHAP. XX. Of the second Application of the Point by way of Lamentation.
CHAP. XXI. The third use is for Reproof.
CHAP. XXII. The use of Terror to four sorts of men.
CHAP. XXIII. Of the Ʋse of Consolation.
CHAP. XXIV. Of the Ʋse of Examination.
CHAP. XXV. The Ʋse of Exhortation.