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according accountable action acts of choice actually admitted agency agent antecedent appears applied argument belongs called cause certainty choose command common concerning connection consequence considered consists contingent contrary definition dependent desires determined direction distinction divine doctrine Edwards Edwards's effect endeavors equal evidence evil excite exercise existence explain external fact follow freedom future give given greater ground heart holiness implies inability inclination inconsistent indifference induce infinite influence inquiry kind knowledge knows liberty man's matter means metaphysical mind moral agency moral necessity motive move nature necessary necessity notion object observes occasion opinion opponents opposed opposition particular perfect philosophical positive preceding preference present President prevail principles produce proper prove reason relation render respect says scriptures sense shew signification sometimes soul speak strength suppose supposition term thing tion true truth understanding unless virtue volitions whole
Página 235 - O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!
Página 77 - For though I preach the gospel, I have nothing to glory of: for necessity is laid upon me ; yea, woe is unto me, if I preach not the gospel...
Página 10 - I think evident, that we find in ourselves a power to begin or forbear, continue or end, several actions of our minds and motions of our bodies, barely by a thought or preference of the mind ordering, or, as it were, commanding the doing or not doing such or such a particular action.
Página 83 - Pelagians and others, who oppose the Calvinists, has an entirely different signification. These several things belong to their notion of Liberty. 1. That it consists in a self-determining power in the will, or a certain sovereignty the will has over itself...
Página 17 - BY determining the Will-, if the phrase be used with any meaning, must be intended, causing that the act of the Will or choice should be thus, and not otherwise : And the Will is said to be determined, when, in consequence of some action or influence, its choice is directed to, and fixed upon a particular object.
Página 231 - For of a truth against thy holy child Jesus, whom thou hast anointed, both Herod, and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles, and the people of Israel, were gathered together, 28 For to do whatsoever thy hand and thy counsel determined before to be done.
Página 99 - ... —.That whatsoever begins to be, which before was not, must have a Cause why it then begins to exist, seems to be the first dictate of the common and natural sense which God hath implanted in the minds of all mankind, and the main foundation of all our reasonings about the existence of things, past, present, or to come.
Página 232 - And I will harden Pharaoh's heart, that he shall follow after them; and I will be honoured upon Pharaoh, and upon all his host; that the Egyptians may know that I am the LORD.
Página 120 - Cause, in this inquiry, to signify any antecedent, either natural or moral, positive or negative, on which an Event, either a thing, or the manner and circumstance of a thing, so depends, that it is the ground and reason, either in whole, or in part, why it is, rather than not ; or why it is as it is, rather than otherwise...
Jonathan Edwards, 1703-1758: A Biography, Volume 62;Volume 831
Ola Elizabeth Winslow
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