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THE

TREASURY HARMONY

OF THE FOUR EVANGELISTS,

IN THE WORDS OF THE AUTHORIZED VERSION, ACCORDING TO GRESWELL'S

'HARMONIA EVANGELICA;'

HAVING

SCRIPTURE ILLUSTRATIONS;
EXPOSITORY NOTES FROM THE MOST APPROVED COMMENTATORS;

PRACTICAL REFLECTIONS; GEOGRAPHICAL NOTICES, ETC.

COMPILED BY ROBERT MIMPRISS,

AUTHOR OF THE SYSTEM OF GRADUATED SIMULTANEOUS INSTRUCTION;'

CHRIST AN EXAMPLE FOR THE YOUNG, ETC., ETC.

“Our God now calls for all consideration in the study of his word, that so it may be seen

in its beauty, and felt in its power.”
“I will give unto thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven.

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LONDON: THOMAS VARTY,
EDUCATIONAL DEPOSITORY, 31, STRAND.

10169. e. 5.

LONDON: J. & W. RIDER, PRINTERS, 14, BARTHOLOMEW CLOSE.

THE TREASURY HARMONY

OF OUR LORD'S LIFE,

FROM THE END OF THE SECOND YEAR OF THE MINISTRY OF JESUS

CHRIST, TO HIS ASCENSION INTO HEAVEN.

GOD IS ABLE TO MAKE ALL GRACE ABOUND TOWARD YOU; THAT YE, ALWAYS

HAVING ALL SUFFICIENCY IN ALL THINGS, MAY ABOUND TO EVERY GOOD WORK :-2 Cor. ix. 8.

“TO THE ONLY WISE GOD OUR SAVIOUR, BE GLORY AND MAJESTY, DOMINION AND POWER, BOTH NOW AND EVER. AMEN."-JUDE, ver. 25.

I SAY UNTO ALL, WATCH.-Mark xiii. 37.

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BE YE NOT UNEQUALLY YOKED TOGETHER WITH UNBELIEVERS: FOR WHAT FELLOWSHIP HATH RIGHTEOUSNESS

INDEX
TO SOME PASSAGES RELATING TO THE ROMISH CONTROVERSY.*
ANTICHRIST.-See on John zii. 4, &c., , KEYS OF THE KINGDOM. What they are,

Matt. xxvi. 13, 281, pp. 254, ..5, :.7.. and how Peter used them, Matt. xvi.
APOSTLES were not to exercise authority 19, ở 50, p. 39.—And see Addenda,
like the princes of this world, Luke

& ib., pp. 47–50.
xxii. 25, 6,87, p. 375.

LIBERTY TO DO GOOD.-See on the disciples
BAPTISM of repentance, &c., Luke üi. 3,

forbidding those who followed not
27, p. 50.-The baptism of John and

with them, Mark ix. 38, .9,8 52, p. 76.

MARY.-Saluted by the angel, Luke i. 28,
that of Christ contrasted, Mark i. 8,
& ib., p. 54; John i. 33, é 10, p. 70.-

| 2, p. 9.-And see Addenda, 91, p.

469, on Mary the mother of Jesus.'
Jesus removes his disciples from the

Rejoices in God her Saviour, Luke i. 47,
scene of their baptizing with water,
John iv. 1-3,2 13, p. 91.-Speaks of

02, p. 11.-Joseph takes her to wife,

Matt. i. 24, .5, 8 2, p. 14.-Jesus (not
the water which he gives, ver. 14, & ib.,
p. 93.-Comp. John ii. 5, & 12, p. 83,

Mary) the subject of the angels' song,

Luke ii. 10—4, 24, p. 20; and of the
born of water,' &c.-Vanity of put-

wise men's inquiry, Matt. ii. 1, 2,2 5,
ting outside washings for internal
holiness_cleanse first that which is

p. 31.-Comp. also ver. 11, p. 33.

Jesus' answer to her at the marriage in
within,' Matt. xxiii. 25,.6, 285, p. 317.

Cana, John ii. 4,2 11, p. 77.
--The disciples made clean through
the word, John xv. 3, é 87, p. 387;

Her blessedness came not by her rela-

tion to Christ according to the flesh,
xvii. 17, p. 402.

but was partaken of by her in com-
BINDING AND LOOSING, Matt. xviii. 18,

mon with all who hear the word of
253, p. 83.

God, and keep it.' So Jesus' reply to
Celibacy.-Not exemplified in Peter, Luke

the woman who cried, 'Blessed is the
iv. 38, .9, & 17, p. 112.

womb that bare thee,' Luke xi. 27,.8,
Not commanded by our Lord, Matt.

8 62, p. 154.
xix. 10—2,2 74, p. 220.

MEATS.-See on what defileth, Matt. xv.
CEPHAS, 'a stone,' the new name given to

11, &c., 244, p. 8.
Simon, when first called to be a dis- PETER.-See Cephas, supra, and Addenda,
ciple, John i. 42, 10, p. 71.

27, p. 213.-See on his three names,
His second call, Matt.iv.18,.9,216, p.108. Matt. xvi. 17,.8, 850, pp. 37,.8.
His third call,' Luke v. 1-11, 120, p. “The first, Simon,' &c., Matt. x. 2,8 27,
153.- And see on PETER, infra.

p. 206.-His supremacy over the be-
| CHURCH_Tell it unto the,' Matt. xviii. loved disciple not acknowledged by

17,2 53, p. 83.-The dilemma in which our Lord, John xxi. 20—3, 297, pp.
those are placed who take Peter for

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the foundation of their church, Mark | PRAYER TO SAINTS- Only scripture ex-
viii. 33, 8 50, p. 41.

ample of, ineffectual, Luke xvi. 24, .5,
COMMANDMENTS.-The relation which t

2 69, p. 201.
keeping of thein has to salvation.-S

Rock.-See description of him who builds

thereupon, Matt. vii. 24, .5, & 19, p.
Scrip. Illus.,' on Matt. xix. 17–.9,

141; Luke vi. 47, .8, 827, p. 210.-
8 75, p. 224.
CONFESSION to the priests-Ill success of,

And see Addenda, & ib., pp. 215–..7.
in Judas, Matt. xxvii. 3, 4,2 89, p. 435.

Christ, not Peter, is the Rock upon

which the church of God is built,
EUCHARIST.-John vi. 53, 'Except ye eat,'

Matt. xvi. 18, 2 50, p. 38.
&c. - See Addenda, & 43, p. 335. - SCRIPTURES.-Command to search them,
* This is my body,'&c., Matt. xxvi. 26,

John v. 39, 8 23, p. 180.- Opposition
2 87, p. 369.–The cup ; ' Drink ye ali by a voice from hell, to the doctrine of
of it, ver. 27, 8 ib., p. 378.

their sufficiency, Luke xvi. 29, 30, 2 69,
FATHER.-The disciples forbid to call any p. 202.-Our Saviour teaches his dis-

man pope, Matt. xxiii. 9, 885, p. 314. ciples that they may receive light upon
FORGIVENESS.-Jesus exercises forgiveness

them from those who are able to give
without any reference to either water

it, though they may be otherwise un-
baptism or penance, Matt. ix. 2,2 22,

known to them, Luke xxiv. 25,.6,2 94,
p. 165; Luke vii. 48, 50, 829, p. 232.

p. 494.

SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST.-Scripture doc-
Gifts to the house of God, to the neglect of

trine concerning them, 2 50, p. 46.
our nearest relations, not approved,

TEACHERS from God not to be known by
Matt. xv. 4-6,8 44, p. 6.

their commission from man, but by
INQUISITION.-The servants forbid to root their fruits, Matt. vii. 15—20,2 19, p.
out the tares until the harvest,' Matt.

140.—Make the tree good, and his
xiii. 30, 232, p. 247.

fruit good,' Matt. xii. 33, 231, p. 237.
JUSTIFIED.-The humble penitent, not the TRADITION, Matt. xv. 149,44, pp. 4, 12.

man boastful of his own good works, WORKS.-None of supererogation, Luke
Luke xviii. 9-14, 273, p. 216.

xvii. 10, 270, p. 208.
* Sections i.- xliii. will be found in Vol. I.; Sections xliv.-c. in Vol. II.
WHAT CONCORD HATH CHRIST WITH BELIAL?-2 Cor. vi. 15.

WITH UNRIGHTEOUSNESS ? AND WHAT COMMUNION HATH LIGHT WITH DARKNESS ?-2 Cor. vi. 14.

ANALYTICAL AND HISTORICAL TABLE.

PART IV. MATTHEW XV.—XXVII. MARK VII.-XV. LUKE IX. 18—XXIII.

JOHN VII.—XIX.

ARRANGED IN THE ORDER OF TIME.

Comprehending the Space of Twelve Months; viz., from the End of the Second Year of the Ministry of Jesus Christ, U.C. 782, A.D. 29 (Ineunte), to the End of the Third Year of the same, U.C. 783, A.D. 30 (Ineuntem).

SECTION XLIV.-OY UNWASHEN HANDS, OR CEREMONIAL AND REAL DEFILEMENT.

Matthew xv. 1–20. Mark vii. 1—23. At Capernaum. pp. 3—12. No. 44.-[Lesson 43.)Jesus defends his disciples against the complaints of the Pharisees,

that they did not observe the tradition of the elders in washing their hands before they ate bread.-Matt. xv. 1–20. Mark vii. 1-23. pp. 3-11.

MATT MARK. LUKE. JOAN. ILLUSTRATIONS.
Jesus' disciples not ceremonially clean. . 15.1, 2 7 . 1-5

Col. 2. 8, 20-.3.
Jesus' answer, 'Full well ye reject,' &c.
A case in point-the fifth commandment

--10-.3

Ex. 20. 12. Worship taught by tradition vain, .

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Is. 29. 13. What defileth a mani

. - 10,1 - 14-.6 heine offended.

Ac. 10. 15; Rom. 14. Jesus' reply on the Pharisees being offended.

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(14.7; 1 Ti. 4. 4. * Blind leaders of the blind,' &c. (Mt. 23. 16)

Is. 9. 16; Mal. 2.8. Jesus explains ver. 10,.1, What defileth,' &c. - 15-20 - 17-23

Je. 17. 9; Ga. 5. 19-21.

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LET NO MAN BRGUILE YOU OP YOUR REWARD IN A VOLUNTARY HUMILITY AND WORSHIPPING OF ANGELS,

SECTION XLV.-A CANAANITISH WOMAN'S DAUGHTER HEALED. Matthew xv.21–.8. Mark vii. 24-30. The coasts of Tyre and Sidon. pp. 12–23. No. 45.-[Lesson 44.)Jesus visits the quarter of Tyre and Sidon : he heals the daughter

of a Syro-Phænician woman who was possessed with a devil.

Matt. xv. 21-8. Mark vii. 24-30. pp. 124.6. Jesus departs into the coasts of Tyre & Sidon 15.21 7. 24

Iki. 5. 1-12. A woman of Canaan beseeches him ..

- (18. 38, 9) Her apparently unfavourable reception - 23 Christ sent to the lost sheep of the ho. of Isr.

[Mt. 10. 6.) The woman continues to follow Jesus. . - 25 Is a Greek, a Syro-Phænician by nation

Ac. 6. ). Further trial of her spirit . . . - 26

[Mt. 7. 6.) She accepts mercy upon any terms .

Lu. 15. 19.
Jesus replies, 'Be it ... even as thou wilt' -- 28
Her daughter made whole fr. that hour [8.13]

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INTRUDING INTO THOSE THINGS WHICH HE HATH NOT SEEN, VAINLY PUFFED UP BY HIS FLESHLY MIND,-Col. ii. 18.

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SECTION XLVI.-FOUR THOUSAND MEN, ETC., FED

Matthew xv. 29–38. Mark vii. 31-viii. 9. In Decapolis. pp. 24-7. No. 46.- Lesson 45.3-Jesus returns to the neighbourhood of Bethsaida, on the lake of

Galilee, through the coasts of Decapolis : he heals a deaf man who had an impediment in his speech : and performs miracles of sundry kinds. Four thousand men, beside women and children, are fed with seven loaves of bread and a few fishes.-Matt. xv. 29–38. Mark vii. 31-viii. 9. pp. 24 .7.-(Comp. Sect. xl. Vol. I. p. 309.)

Jesus heals a deaf man who had an impediment in his speech.

Matt. xv. 20. Mark vii. 31-7. p. 24.
Jesus comes nigh to the sea of Galilee. 15. 297.31
Through the coasts of Decapolis, .

31 Heals a deaf man. Ephphatha'. :

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1s. 29. 18. Jesus performs miracles of sundry kinds.-Matt. xv. 29–31. p. 25. Goes up into a mountain.

15. 29 Heals the la., blind, dumb, maim., (Mt.10.1, 8] – 30 -- -- -- Is. 35. 5. 6: Lu. 7. 22. The mult. glorify the God of Isra. [- 9.8] - 31

[7. 16] Four thousand men, beside women and children, are fed with seven loaves of bread and a

few small fishes. On the same locality where the former instance of miraculous feeding

took place.-Matt. xv. 324.8. Mark viii. 1-9. pp. 26, .7.
Jesus compassionates the people (Mt. 14. 14] 15. 32 8. 1-3
The disci. have only 7 loaves, &c. l- 15-7) -
The 2nd multitude fed. [-18,.9; Lu. 24. 30]
Seven baskets left.

(Mt. 14. 20

[9.17 6. 12, .3] The number fed . .

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WALK YE IN HIM:-Col. ii. 6.

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