Foreknowledge by Joel Hayes - Library of Theology
THE FOREKNOWLEDGE OF GOD 1 or, THE OMNISCIENCE OF GOD CONSISTENT WITH HIS OWN HOLINESS AND MAN'S FREE AGENCY BY JOEL S. HAYES 1890. "Finally brethren; whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honesty, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things:" (Phil. iv.8.) To My Wife, By whose rigid economy and by whose efficient help in many ways its publication has been rendered possible, THIS WORK IS AFFECTIONATELY INSCRIBED.
But whatever may be the means by wh
unrealized wishes, or when a non-ex
depend on the exercise of free voli
there is no sort of similarity betw
If Dr. Hayes had simply reflected t
acted can be otherwise; its agent c
precede its effect. I think not; I
time is an eternal present. "`The e
But "mere certainty of event does n
exclude a thing from existence at a
it can produce only one of its poss
view does not set limits to the omn
We have proof from God's word that
to our English translation. Indeed,
I have made them." But these are no
epent of what he had done, for the
198 Will, Part II., Section XI., p.
1 Peter 1:20. The Revised Version r
205 dependent on these volitions."
action, it is not necessary that he
But does God really intend every sp
212 truisms as these." In the last
215 Will, Part II., Section XI., p.
This prophecy has already been noti
I the Lord thy God am a jealous God
without a motive. As has been seen,
Jeremiah 6:16; Ezekiel 21:30; and A
and asked Jesus to save him from su
243 Commentary on the Gospels, Mat.
"Who hath believed our report? and
as a friend, and still regarded him
imagine a vain thing? The kings of
256 Will, Part II., Section XI., p.
261 ball is 4/12, and the probabili
emotions or sets of emotions taken
collectively. Neither is it true of
chance that the earth has produced
increase or diminish with probabili
The exceeding smallness of the lack
of the action by at least 1 out of
eturn is prophesied. Ezekiel tells
personally repented, why not allow
285 upon the children unto the thir
290 Will, Part II., Section XI., p.
294 would no doubt have continued w
antichrists arose in the third gene
CHAPTER VIII: VIRTUE DIFFERENT IN D
301 and throw them to the beasts of
polluting the sanctuary of strength
elieve in Christ. The expression ma
walking in all the commandments and
It is said in Romans 11:25-26, "Bli