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Table of Contents
                            TABLE OF CONTENTS
PREFACE
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
PART ONE: A PERSONAL ENCOUNTER WITH JONATHAN EDWARDS
Chapter 1 -  The End for Which God Created the World:
Why Publish an Old Book?
Chapter 2 - Jonathan Edwards, The Man and His Life
Chapter 3 - Jonathan Edwards, A Mind in Love with God
Chapter 4 - Jonathan Edwards, Enjoying God and the Transformation of Culture
PART TWO: THE END FOR WHICH GOD CREATED THE WORLD
A Note on How to Read THE END FOR WHICH GOD CREATED THE WORLD
Concerning the Text Used in This Edition of THE END FOR WHICH GOD CREATED THE WORLD
Introduction
- Containing Explanations of Terms and General Positions
Chapter 1 - Wherein Is Considered What Reason Teaches Concerning This Affair
Section one - Some things observed in general which reason dictates
Section two - Some further observations concerning those things which reason leads us to suppose God aimed at in the creation of the world
Chapter 2 - Wherein It Is Inquired What Is to Be Learned from Holy Scriptures Concerning God's Last End in the Creation of the World
Section one - The Scriptures represent God as making himself his own last end in the creation of the world
Section two - Wherein some positions are advanced concerning a just method for arguing in this affair, from what we find in the Holy Scriptures
Section three - Particular texts of Scripture which show that God's glory is an ultimate end of the creation
Section four - Places of Scripture that lead us to suppose that God created the world for his name, to make his perfections known; and that he made it for his praise
Section five - Places of Scripture from whence it may be argued that communication of good to the creature was one thing which God had in view as an ultimate end of the creation of the world
Section six - Wherein is considered what is meant by the glory of God and the name of God in Scripture, when spoken of as God's end in his works
Section seven - Showing that the ultimate end of the creation of the world is but one, and what that one end is
A NOTE ON RESOURCES: Desiring God Ministries
SCRIPTURE INDEX
PERSON INDEX
SUBJECT INDEX
                        

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