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and their posterity, 24, 25, 26. how fulfilled both informer and latter times, 26, 27. III. 416. the promise of Japheth's dwelling in the tents of Shem explained,
and fulfilled, I. 27, 28, 29. Sherlock (Bp.) his exposition of Jacob's prophecy chiefly
followed, I. 94, &c. Shiloh, shown to be the Meffiah in the various fenses of the
word, I. 99, 100: Sidon, an ancient city, celebrated by Homer and other poets, Simeon and Levi, Jacob's prophecy about these two tribes,
and how fulfilled, I. 90, &c. Smyrna, the second epistle to the seven churches addressed
to them, III. 32. its situation and commerce, 32. its
present state as to religion, 32, 33. Soul, that it grew prophetic near death, an opinion of great
antiquity, I. 85, 86, 87.
II. 93, 189, 190.
explained, 1. 130—139.
by springs of water, II. 23. Spon, (Dr.) his remark about the church of Philadelphia, States or nations, seldom ruined without preceding figns,
II. 261, 262. many awful signs from the fins of this
ACITUS, his account of the prodigies before the
destruction of Jerusalem, II. 249. Tamerlane, his great conquests, II. 332. visits Jerusalem,
ibid. Tertullian, his opinion of the Man of Sin, II. 413. of the
millennium, III. 339. Theodoret, too much promotes the worship of Saints, II.
451, 452, 453. Thuanus, his character of the Waldenses, III. 175-177. his account of their sufferings and dispersion, 178, 179.
Thyatira, a Christian church formerly there, this denied by
fome heretics, III. 35. its present condition an effect of
the divine judgments for their fins, 36. Titus, surrounds Jerufalem with a wall, II. 272. com
mands the city and temple to be destroyed, 315. his
wonderful preservation at the fiege, 351. Toledo, that council ordered the children of the Jews to be
taken from them, I. 194. Trajan and Severus, their attempts against Arabia repelled
in an extraordinary manner, I. 51, 52. the wars and slaughters in the reigns of Trajan and his succeffors, III.
53. the Jews subdued by him, ibid. Trolly, that council's good regulations, III. 158. differs
from the spirit and principles of the council of Trent,
ibid. Trumpets, the seven periods distinguished by the sound of
feven trumpets, III. 83. filence of half an hour previous to their founding, ibid. foreshew the condition of the Roman empire after it became Christian, 84. the design of the trumpets, ibid. the events at the founding of the first trumpets, 85–87. at the sounding of the second, 87-90. at the founding of the third, 90-92.
at the founding of the fourth, 92, 93. the three following diftinguished by the name of the woe-trumpets, 95. the events at the founding of the fifth, 97-112. at the founding of the fixth trumpet, 113. an account of the
feventh trumpet, 198, &c. Turks, a part of Daniel's prophecy supposed to refer to the
destruction of their empire, II. 201-208. their four kingdoms on the river Euphrates, III. 113–117. their numerous armies, especially thcir cavalry, 120.
their delight in scarlet, blue and yellow, 121. the use of great guns and gun-powder among them, 122, 123. their
power to do hurt by their tails, 123, 124. See OthTyre, prophecies concerning it, I. 314—35r. Its fall predicted by Isaiah, and Ezekiel, 314. the prophecies relate to both old and new Tyre, 314, 315, 316. a very ancient city, 316, 317, 318. the daughter of Sydon, but in time excelled the mother, 318, 319, 320. in a flourishing condition when the prophet foretels her destruction for her wickedness, 330-333, the particulars
included in the prophecies about it, 323, 324. the city taken and destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar and the Chaldeans, 324-327. the inhabitants to pass over the Mediterranean, but to find no reft, 327-332. the city to be restored after seventy years, 332, 333, 334.
to be taken and destroyed again, 334-339. the people to forsake idolatry and become converts to the true religion, 339-343. the city at last to be totally destroyed and become a place for fishers to spread their nets upon, 343. these prophecies to be fulfilled by degrees, 343, 344.
a short account from the time of Nebuchadnezzar to the present time, 345, 346, 347. the accounts given by three writers, 347–350. this account concluded with reflections upon trade, 350, 351.
IALȘ, feven, a preparatory vision to their being
poured out, III. 268, 274. these seven plagues or vials belong to the last trumpet, and not yet fulfilled, 270, 271, 272. seven'angels appointed to pour out the seven vials, 272, 273, 274. the commillion to pour them out, 274. the first vial or plague, 275. the fecond and third, 275, 276, 277. the fourth, 277, 278. the fifth, 279. the sixth, 279-283. the seventh and saft,
283, 284, 285. Vitringa, his opinion about a passage in Balaam's prophecy,
I. 133. a most excellent commentator upon Isaiah, 340.
one of the best interpreters of the Revelation, 'III. 8. Voltaire, his account of the present state of Palestine, I.
223 an agreeable yet a superficial writer, III. 4.
W Aldenfesand Albigences, witnesles for the truth in
the twelfth century, III. 169. their rise and opinions, 170-173. testimonies concerning them, 173-177. are very much persecuted, and fly into other countries, 178, 179. pronounce the church of Rome to be apocalyptic
Babylon, 258. Warburton, his exposition of the star out of Jacob, and scepter out of Israel, I. 138. his account of the figurative
language used in foretelling the destruction of Jerufalem, II. 307, &c. Wetstein, his explication of the Man of Sin refuted, II. 387,
388. complimented his understanding to cardinal Quirini,
389. Wheeler, his account of Smyrna, III. 33. he esteems an
English priest an evangelist, 33. his oservation about
the judgments on the seven churches of Afia, 41. Whitby, his scheme about the Man of Sin perplexed and
confused, II. 384. and refuted, 384-387. profeffes
not to understand the Revelation, III. 41. White Horse, our Saviour cometh forth riding on one,
III. 324. a token of victory over his enemies, 326. White Throne, the general resurrection and judgment
represented by it, III. 348. Wickliff, preaches against the doctrins and lives of the
clergy, III. 184. his books read in the colleges at Oxford, 185. after his death his doctrins condemned, books burnt, and body dug up and burnt, 187. his followers
however not discouraged, ibid. Witnesses, protest against the corruptions of religion, III.
133, 134. why said to be two witnesses, 134, 135. to prophely in fackcloth during the grand corruption, 135. the character of these witnesses, and of the power and effect of their preaching, 135, 136. their passion, death, refurrection and afcenfion, 138-141. the prophecy about the witnesses applied by some to John Huss and Jerome of Prague, 140, 141. and by others to the Protestants of the league of 'Smalcald, 141, 142. also to the massacre of the Protestants in France, 143, 144. others to later events, to the protestants in the valleys of Piedmont, 145, 146. an historical deduction shewing true witnesses against the church of Rome from the seventh century to the Reformation, 147, &c. witnesses in the eighth century, 148-150. in the ninth, 150–156. in the tenth, 156-161. in the eleventh, 161-166. in the twelfth, 166-177. in the thirteenth, 177-182: in the fourteenth, 182-187, in the fifteenth, 187– 195. in the fixteenth, 195–197. hence an answer to
the popish question, Where was your religion before Woman, clothed with the sun and the moon under her
feet, III. 204, 205. what this representation of the church
denotes, 205, 206. Woman, full of names of blasphemy, sitting on a beast,
having seven heads and ten horns, III. 286, 287. the name written on her forehead, 287. the judgment of the great whore, 287, 288. is arrayed in purple and scarlet color, 290. hath a golden cup in her hand full of abominations, 292. the inscription upon her forehead, 293. infamous for idolatry and cruelty, 296. the mystery of
tbe woman, 297–310. World, what meant by the phrase of the end of the
world, 234, 235. its reference to the destruction of Jerusalem, ibid.
XERXES, the richest king of Persia, II. 86. his me
morable expedition into Greece, 87, 88. raises the greatest army that was ever brought into the field, ibid.
ZEBULUN, Jacob's prophecy concerning that tribe,
and how fulfilled, I. 91. Zephaniah, that prophet foretels the total destruction of
Nineveh, I. 269, 270. the prophecy contrary to all probability, ibid.