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THE HARMONY OF THE GOSPELS.
Abraham, promise to, and fulfilment, 93, etc.
Adoption, nature of, 104.
Andrew, and another, the first followers of our Lord, 121.
Archelaus, son of King Herod, explanation of statement regarding, 114, etc.
Ass, the, on which Christ rode, 159.
Barabbas preferred to Christ, 193.
Bethany, anointment of Christ in, 171, etc.
Cæsar, of rendering tribute to, 166.
Canaan, woman of, 152.
Centurion, a, gives testimony to Christ at His death, 206.
Christ, kingship and priesthood of, 78; His divinity, 79; why He wrote nothing Himself, 81; the Catholic Church testifies to His wisdom, 82; books on magic ascribed to, 83; magic arts ascribed to, 84; derivation of the name, 85; idols subverted by His name, 93; fulfilment of prophecies concerning, 96; Mediator between God and men, 100; His genealogy, 102, etc.; birth of, 102, 111; visits Jerusalem when twelve years old, 112; baptism of, 119; temptation of, 120; calls His first disciples, 121; leaves Nazareth and dwells at Capernaum, 121; sets apart the twelve, 125; His reply to the scribe who offered to follow Him, 128; calls Matthew, 131; His reply to questions about fasting, 133; sends forth the twelve, 136; upbraids the cities which repented not, 139; comes to His own country, 144; goes up unto a mountain to pray, 150; announces His passion, 154, 155, 169; pays tribute, 155; uttered the same saying repeatedly and in different places, 156; lays His hands on little children, 157; enters Jerusalem on an ass, 159; expels the buyers and sellers from the temple, 160; David's son and David's Lord, 167; foretells the destruction of the temple, 169; His discourse on the Mount of Olives, 169; anointment of, in Bethany, 171; His last passover, 175; indicates the traitor, 176, 178; His last supper, 177, etc.; discourse of, to the eleven, 178, etc.; in Gethsemane, 182; His arrest, 184; led away to Caiaphas, 186; accused of blasphemy, spit upon, and buffeted, 186; denied by Peter, 187, etc.; delivered to Pilate, 190; questioned by Pilate, 193; accused by the chief priests, 194; sent to Herod, who mocks Him, 194; crowned with thorns, 196; led away to be crucified, 197; crucified, 198; insults to, on the cross, 204; last words of, on the cross, and death of, 205; miracles at His death, 206; women looked on at His crucifixion, 207; body of, given to Joseph, 208; His burial, 208; resurrection of, announced by an angel to the women at the sepulchre, 209, etc.; appearance of, to Mary Magdalene, 213, etc.; manifests Himself to His disciples, 215, etc.; eats after His resurrection, 218, 224; ascension of, 220, 224; appearances of, in Galilee, 221, etc.; ten appearances of, 223.
Christ, miracles of, at Cana, 121, 122; cure of multitudes, 121; healing the leper, 124, the centurion's servant, 126, Peter's wife's mother, 127; calming of the waters, 129; casting out the legion of devils, 130; healing the sick of the palsy, 130; raising of Jairus' daughter, 134; curing two blind men, 136, 158; restoring the withered hand, 140; the five loaves, 147; walking on the sea, 150; curing the woman of Canaan's daughter, 152; the seven loaves, 152; curing the lunatic, 155; making the fig-tree wither, 161, etc.; casting out an unclean spirit, 226; healing the infirm man at the pool of Siloam, 232.
Church, the Catholic, testifies to the wisdom of Christ, 82.
Commandment, the great, 166.
Crucifixion of Christ, 198.
Devils are cast out when nations renounce their superstitions and believe on Christ, 168.
Divorce treated of, 156, etc.
Elders, tradition of the, 151.
Emmaus, the walk to, 215.
Euhemerus declares the heathen gods to be only deified men, 90.
Fasting, Christ's reply to questions about, 133.
Forty, the, mentioned by Matthew, import of, 105.
Genealogy of Christ, 102-107.
Gods. See Pagans.
Hebrews. See Jews.
Herod (the king), slaughter of the young children by, 112.
Idolaters argued with, 94, etc.
Israel a witness for the true God, 94.
Jairus, raising of his daughter, 134.
Jesus. See Christ.
Jews, God of the, not worshipped by the Romans, 84; allowed the Jews to be conquered, but proved Himself to be unconquered, 85; proof that He is the true God, 87, etc.; exclusive worship due to the, 88; heathen opinions regarding, 89, 95; witnessed to by Israel, 94.
Joseph, why Christ's genealogy traced down to him and not to Mary, 102.
Joseph of Arimathæa begs the body of Jesus, 208.
Leon, an Egyptian priest, expounded the origin of the gods, 90.
Living creatures of the Apocalypse as symbols of the evangelists, 80.
Lucan speaks of the God of the Jews as an uncertain God, 96.
Mary, the Virgin, song of, 110.
Mary of Bethany anointed Christ, 173.
Mary Magdalene, appearance of Christ to, 213.
Mediator, mystery of a, made known to the ancients, 100.
Nazareth, question regarding Christ's early residence in, 108.
Nicodemus brings spices to anoint the body of Jesus, 208.
Pagans, the, their opinion of Christ, 82; derided their own deities, 83; while lauding Christ, insulted His disciples, 86; their fables about Jupiter and Saturn, 89; their gods only deified men, 90; dilemma for, 92.
Passover, our Lord's last, 175.
Pilate (Pontius), governor of the Jews, 113; Christ brought before, 190; questions Christ, 193; message from his wife, 200; seeks to release Christ, 200; gives Him up to be crucified, 201; gives His body to Joseph, 208.
Plato quoted, 100.
Prophecy (heathen), defect of, 98.
Pythagoras left no writings, 82.
Robbers, the, crucified along with Christ, 204, etc.
Romulus, fratricide of, 84.
Septuagint, the, its authority, 160.
Sermon on the Mount, questions regarding its delivery, 124.
Simon the Pharisee, supper in his house, 173.
Simon the Cyrenian compelled to bear Christ's cross, 197.
Socrates versified Æsop, but left no original writings, 82.
Sonship, various orders of, 104.
Staff, the, on the journey, 137.
Supper, the Lords last, 177.
Temptation of Christ, 120.
Ten, the number symbolic of justice, 107.
Thorns, the crown of, 196.
Tradition of the elders, 151.
Transfiguration of Christ, 154.
Varro thought the God of the Jews was Jupiter, 89.
Vinegar, the draught of, given to Christ on the cross, 205.
Word, the, assumed the flesh, was not changed into the flesh, 79.
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