Spiritual refining: or A treatise of grace and assurance Wherein are handled, the doctrine of assurance. The use of signs in self-examination. How true graces may be distinguished from counterfeit. Several true signs of grace, and many false ones. The nature of grace under divers Scripture notions or titles, as regeneration, the new-creature, the heart of flesh, vocation, sanctification, &c. Many chief questions (occasionally) controverted between the orthodox and the Arminians. As also many cases of conscience. Tending to comfort and confirm saints. Undeceive and convert sinners. Being CXX sermons preached and now published by Anthony Burgess sometime fellow of Emanuel Colledge in Cambridge, and now pastor of the church of Sutton-Coldfield in Warwickshire.
Burgess, Anthony, d. 1664.


  • NAture: Its corruptions set forth, 212
    • Its principles, &c. vid. Heathen.
    New Birth, vid. Regeneration. New-Creature.
  • New-creature. The nature of grace set out by it: Its Necessity, 245
    • Is produced only by God, 251
      • His glorious Attributes appear in it, 255
    • What it doth not imply, and to what it is opposed, 258, &c.
    • Its supernaturality and excellency set out, 264
    • Objections against it answered, 270
    • Counterfeits of it, an outward form of god∣liness, &c. 276
    • Helps and directions to the attainment of it, 280
      • Gods workmanship, 283
    • Created unto good works, 296