THE SAINTS' EVERLASTING REST,

BY

REV. RICHARD BAXTER.

ABRIDGED BY
BENJAMIN FAWCETT, A.M.

PUBLISHED BY THE
AMERICAN TRACT SOCIETY,
150 NASSAU-STREET, NEW-YORK


CONTENTS
Preface A prefatory notice about Mr. Richard Baxter, author of the Saints' Rest.
Chapter 1 The introduction to the work, with some account of the nature of the saints' rest.
Chapter 2 The great preparatives for the saints' rest.
Chapter 3 The excellencies of the saints' rest.
Chapter 4 The character of the persons for whom this rest is designed.
Chapter 5 The great misery of those who lose the saints' rest.
Chapter 6 The misery of those who, besides losing the saints' rest, lose the enjoyments of time, and suffer the torments of hell.
Chapter 7 The necessity of diligently seeking the saints' rest.
Chapter 8 How to discern our title to the saints' rest.
Chapter 9 The duty of the people of god to excite others to seek this rest.
Chapter 10 The saints' rest is not to be expected on earth.
Chapter 11 The importance of leading a heavenly life upon earth.
Chapter 12 Directions how to lead a heavenly life upon earth.
Chapter 13 The nature of heavenly contemplation; with the time, place, and temper fittest for it.
Chapter 14 What use heavenly contemplation makes of consideration, the affections soliloquy, and prayer.
Chapter 15 Heavenly contemplation assisted by sensible objects, and guarded against a treacherous heart.
Chapter 16 Heavenly contemplation exemplified...
Conclusion And the whole work concluded.


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