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$ 3. Christian reader-You who profess to know and believe that Jesus is "the Christ, the Son of the living God," permit me to close this letter with a word of exhortation. Let me recommend to you to read carefully and prayerfully -the 11th chapter of Romans. Rejoice in the prospect of the Jews being grafted again into the good olive-tree, if they continue not in unbelief. “But how then shall they call on him whom they have not believed ? and how shall they believe on him of whom they have not heard ? and how shall they hear without a preacher ? and how shall they preach except they be sent ?" Rom. 10: 14, 15. But who shall send missionaries and the means of grace to the Jews, if Christians do not? Consider therefore the design of the rejection of my beloved people, and your adoption in their stead. “For as ye in times past have not believed God, yet have now obtained mercy through their unbelief; even so have these also now not believed, that through your mercy they also may obtain mercy.” Rom. 11:30, 31. Remember also, that salvation is of the Jews ;'' “who are Israelites; to whom pertaineth the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving of the law, and the service of God, and the promises, whose are the fathers, and of whom, as concerning the flesh, Christ came, who is over all, God blessed for ever. Amen." Rom. 9 : 4, 5. Should it be askod in what way can we show mercy unto them? What can we do to convince them that Jesus is the true Messiah? I answer for the present, you may aid the committee appointed by the board of the Jewish Society to carry into effect their resolutions prefixed to this work; namely, to circulate it amongst the Jews in this country, and in England, and to get it translated into the German language, for the use of the Jews in Europe. For this purpose, a distinct fund has been opened, and donations are thankfully received by the treasurer of this society, Mr. E. Burrill, No. 5 Broad-street. To promote this good cause, I have offered to the Society

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as many copies as they may want at cost, and should be happy once more to travel over the United States to solicit aid for this object, as I have heretofore for other objects. But I am now old and grey-headed; and with the loss of my hair I am losing my strength also, and shall have to spend the remainder of my days at home, in the publication of the Jewish Intelligencer.* But I hope many will send their mite to the treasurer of the Society, which will save traveling expenses. And now unto him who loved us, and washed us from our sins in his own blood, and hath made us kings and priests unto God and his Father, to him be glory and dominion for ever and ever. Amen."

* NOTE.—A Prospectus of which will be fonnd prefixed to this work, the first No. of which has just been published.

END OF VOI.. II.

To the Editor of the American Baptist.

Sir,-Having had the gratification of perusing in manuscript the second volume of Joseph and Benjamin, I am constrained to express my sentiments of its merits. To those who have read the first volume, it may suffice to say, not only that it treats of similar topics in a like manner, that the plan there laid down has been completed, and the promises there made have been fulfilled; but, as these are deeper and more interesting subjects, they have been more labored, and deserve more the attention of the public; that they will find the relish they gained in the first volume, satisfied by a full feast in this.

I would say to those who have not seen the first volume, that if they wish to see the subject of difference between Jews, the sons of Abraham, and Christians, treated fully, clearly, and convincingly-if they wish to see the fundamental truths of the Gospel exhibited in the best manner, they will consult these volumes, equally beneficial to the Jew and Christian.

J. B. K.

Extract of a letter from James Millar, Esq., who acted as secretary for the London Society for promoting Christianity among the Jews, during the time that I preached the substance of these letters as lectures to my Jewish bretkien in London.

“I have received your first volume of letters from Joseph to Benjamin, for which I sincerely thank you. They appear to me well calculated to excite the attention of the Jews; indeed, I always considered you as better qualified to deal with your brethren than most of our Christian ministers, in consequence of your general acquaintance with their opinions and the traditions of the Jewish fathers. Could we persuade them to apply to the 'Ruach Hakkodesh' for divine illumination in reading the prophets, with your observations, I should hope the veil that is yet on their hearts would be removed; it will be taken away in due time: your letters at the same time appear to me to be well calculated for the bulk of Christian readers, who appear to be too little acquainted with the prophecies relating to the future prospects of God's ancient people."

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A.
Vol. Vol.

Vol./Vol.
I. II.

I. N.
Abel, his sacrifice,

3181 Condition of the covenant of
Acceptance of Christ's sacrifice, 318 works,

56
Adam how created,

47) Consecration of Christ, 356
a federal head,

55 Consequences if Christ be not
his fall,

61
God,

202
believed in the Messiah, 156

be God, 219
a type of Christ,

85 Contract in the covenant of
Advent of the Messiah, first 179

redemption,

1281
second 253|Controversy between Jews and
Advantages of the Seminary at

Christians,

41
Gosport,

141

how to decide it, 43
Altar of Christ's sacrifice, 360 Covenant of works,

50
Angel-Jehovah,

155
nature of a

ibi,
his appearances,

157
how made,

51
Anointed, means Christ, 225 Covenant of redemption, 124
Antiquity of sacrifices,

310

with Abraham not yet
Apostles, their character,
36! fulfilled,

285
witnesses to Christ's

Creation, an incommunicable
resurrection,

ibi.
work,

150
Arguments to read the Scrip-

of man,

46
tures,

32 Credentials of the Messiah, 268)
Ascension of Christ,
61 Criteria of Divinity,

142
Atonement,
325 Crucifixion of Christ,

382
Attributes of God, incommuni-
cable,

148)

D.

186
B.
Daniel's weeks fulfilled, 192

225
Benjamin's letter of inquiry, 7

11
Bible, the only rule,

387

Death of Christ,
why called Testaments, 20

temporal, spiritual, and

59
its evidences,

21-30
eternal,

72
examination of its evi.

Depravity, nature, proved,

Desire of all nations means
dences,
13

189
Birth of Christ,

256

Christ,
Destruction

199
Blasphemy against the Holy

of Jerusalem
Ghost,

249 foretold,

426
Branch means the Messiah,

292

Deut. 18: 15-18 explained,
Burial of Christ,

392)

Divine revelation, possible, ne-
cessary,

15
C.
Divisions of the Bible,

21)
Cain, his sacrifice,

318

Divinity of Christ proved from
Canaan, not yet fully possessed,

his resurrection,

54

202
Ceremoniallaw could not atone, 114

its importance,

334
Change of human nature,

the Holy Ghost,
62

Doubts about the Bible,
called a fall, 63
Character of the Messiah, 261

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Vol. Vol.1

Vol. Vol.
I. II.

I. II.
Error, duty of renouncing it, 11 Jesus, why called so,

218
Evasions refuted,

202 his human existence proved, 212
Eve believed in the Messiah, 156

he is the promised Messiah' 212
Events connected with the mil-

why rejected by the Jews, 45
lennium,

282 still expected by them, 232
Evidences of divine revelation, 21 Image of God, what,

48
Exaltation of Christ, necessity,

Immutability, prerogative of
nature,
9 God,

61
Examination of Scripture, 12 Importance of examining reli-
Expectation of a literal return, 320 gion,

8
Extent of Christ's sacrifice, 366

of the divinity of Christ,

202
his resurrection,

49
Imputation of Adam's sin, 83
what it means,

ibi.
Faber's sentiment of the mil-

proved,

84
lennium,
267||Inability,

105
Faith the channel of salvation, 175||Inspiration, the work of the
Messiah the object of
231 Holy Spirit,

249
Fall of Adam,
61 Intercession of Christ,

76
Introduction to the Series of
G.
Letters,

7
John the Baptist,

271
Genealogy of Judah preserved, 239 Isaiah 11:2-5 considered, 263
Matth. and Luke

14:7,

243
reconciled,

246
52 and 53,

341
General resurrection,

332||Judah, his genealogy preserved, 239
Genesis 3 : 15 considered, 150 Judaism to be re-established, 324

182
49 : 10 considered, {

Judge of the world is Christ, 332
221
Judgment, general

348
Gentiles to be blessed in the Justification by faith only, 177
Messiah,

172
German Neologists,

205
H.
Kingly office of Christ,

89
Hag. 2: 1-9 considered,

L.

224
Harbinger of the Messiah, 272 Law, positive, moral,

54
Happiness, future, of the righ-

Lawgiver,

185)
teous,

373|| Letter from "Benjamin to Jo-
Heb.2: 2,3

182

seph,"
14,

375

circular, to omit things
11:4,

319

contained in the Talmud,
Heresy charged on those who

&c. about Christ,

238
believe a literal restoration

Levi, David, quotation, 206
of Israel,
326|| Lying to the Holy Ghost,

249
Holiness enforced by Christ's
resurrection,

59

M.
Holy Spirit, his divinity proved, 234
Human nature changed by sin, 62 Man, his creation,

47
its cause unknown with-

the noblest creature on earth, ibi.
out divine revelation,

190
Malachi 3: 1 considered,

224
1.
Mediator necessary,

46
appointed,

119
Jacob's prediction, Gen. 49:10,

revealed in Scripture, 120
fulfilled,

179

Messenger means Christ, 191
Jehovah, an incommunicable Messiah promised, proved,

144
name,
145

145
Jerusalem to be rebuilt,

323
expected,

232
revealed in paradiso, 150!

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