The excellency of holy courage in evil times
The excellency of holy courage in evil times. In which (besides many other seasonable truths) there is shewed. 1. That wicked men in power are very fierce in their wrath. 2. That faith will keep a gracious heart from immoderate fear of men of authority and power. 3. Directions in our fear of authority. 4. Directions how to order our selves. If authority enjoyn unlawful things. 5. How faith helpeth against the fear of men opened in fifteen particulars. 6. Arguments against the fear of men; and wicked men are less to be feared than others. 7. Differences betwee natural boldness, and holy courage from faith. 8. How far we may lawfully avoid danger by flying. Several cases of conscience concerning flying. ... 15. The wickedness of Sodom and Egypt compared with the wickedness of Antichrist. By Jeremiah Burroughs, preacher of the Gospel at Stepney and Criple-Gate, London. Published by Thomas Goodwin, William Greenhil, Sydrach Simpson, Philip Nye, William Bridge, John Yates, William Adderly.