A Treatise to Enervate and Confute All The Five Points Of It
by Christopher Ness
An easy to read, but totally devastating attack against the heresy of Arminianism.
Recommended reading by John Owen, John Gill, and Augustus Toplady
A Short Account of Christopher Ness
Of Arminianism in General
CHAPTER I - OF PREDESTINATION
The Doctrine of Predestination
The Arminianís View of Predestination, as conditional upon a foresight of Faith, Works, Perserverance, etc. disproved, and twelve reasons assigned for rejecting it.
Supra and (Infra) Sub-lapsarianism, the difference between stated
CHAPTER II - OF UNIVERSAL REDEMPTION
The Arminian tenet, that Christ died for all men, proved to be erroneous, and ten reasons produced for its rejection.
Objections produced by the Arminians against Particular Redemption answered.
A few Texts of Scripture explained:
3:16; 1 John 2:2
2 Peter 2:1
CHAPTER III - OF FREE WILL AND CONVERSION
Man considered in four-fold state
Twelve Arguments to prove there is no Free-will to good in Man in his fallen estate.
CHAPTER IV - OF FINAL PERSEVERANCE
The Doctrine stated:
Negatively, what Saving Grace is not.
Positively, what Saving Grace is.
Twelve Reasons assigned why the chosen of God cannot totally and finally fall away from that Grace.
of Scripture proving the Doctrine of Final
Perseverance computed at six hundred. Twelve of them selected as a sample.
1 Timothy 1:19
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