|Author:||Caryl, Joseph, 1602-1673.|
|Title:||Gospel-love, heart-purity, and the flourishing of the righteous being the last sermon of the late reverend Mr. Joseph Caryl.|
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Gospel-love, heart-purity, and the flourishing of the righteous being the last sermon of the late reverend Mr. Joseph Caryl.
Caryl, Joseph, 1602-1673.
London: Printed and are to be sold by John Hancock Senior and Junior, 1675.
Love -- Religious aspects -- Sermons.
Christian ethics -- Sermons.
Sermons, English -- 17th century.
THE EPISTLE TO THE READER.
Books Printed, and are to be sold by John Hancok, Senior and Juni∣or, at the first Shop in Popes-Head-Alley, at the Three Bibles; Who sells all sorts of Divinity-Books, &c. to Chapmen, or others.
Q well but what is Indeed the Charity, or Love, here Intended in the Scripture?
Obj. But some may say, Is there any such thing as a pure heart? We find those questions somewhat rife in the Book of Job, What is man, that he should be clean? So in Chap. 15. 14. Or how can he be clean, that is born of a woman? Chap. 25. 4. And Solomon saith ex∣presly, in Prov. 20. 9. Who can say, I have made my heart clean, I am pure from my sin? It is plain then by these Scriptures, that there is no such thing as a pure heart.