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Memoir & Remains of Robert Murray M’Cheyne

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topic

The Church, Revival, The Lord’s Day, Church Issues/Unity, Pastoral Biography

Banner Pub Date

Mar 1, 1966

page-count

664

Original Pub Date

1844

isbn

9780851510842

binding

Cloth-bound

Format

Book

Endorsement

‘This is one of the best and most profitable volumes ever published. The memoir of such a man ought surely to be in the hands of every Christian and certainly every preacher of the Gospel.’ — C.H. SPURGEON about Memoir & Remains of Robert Murray M’Cheyne.

Book Description

Few books have been better loved than the Memoir & Remains of Robert Murray M’Cheyne. Its circulation underlines this. First published in 1844, within twenty-five years it went through one hundred and sixteen English editions. In 1910 it was estimated that, including translations into other languages, not less than half a million copies were in circulation. Few books have had such a widespread influence on the lives of God’s people. Testimonies to its usefulness were received from many lands and Christians of differing theological persuasions have testified to the blessing experiences through reading it.

Few books contain such variety and wealth of spiritual matter between their covers. As well as the life covering 174 pages, Memoir & Remains of Robert Murray M’Cheyne contains a good selection of letters, sermons, other writings and sacred songs.

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   MEMOIR  
 I. HIS YOUTH AND PREPARATION FOR THE MINISTRY, 3
 II. HIS LABOURS IN THE VINEYARD BEFORE ORDINATION, 32
 III. FIRST YEARS OF LABOUR IN DUNDEE, 53
 IV. HIS MISSION TO PALESTINE AND THE JEWS, 83
 V. DAYS OF REVIVAL, 115
 VI. THE LATTER DAYS OF HIS MINISTRY, 143
  CONCLUDING MEMORIALS, 169
  APPENDICES-  
  Appendix I., 177
  ” II. The Fifty Years of our Jewish Mission, 186
  ” III. Testimony of a Friend, 199
  ” IV. Facsimiles of Mr. M’Cheyne’s Handwriting, 205
   LETTERS  
 1. To Rev. R. MACDONALD during illness, before going to Palestine, 209
 2. Mrs. THAIN, during the continuance of the same, 211
 3. Do. before going on the Mission, 212
 4. Miss COLLIER. How his silence may be useful, 214
 5. Rev. W. C. BURNS, on his coming to supply his place, 216
 6. PASTORAL LETTERS, No. 1. View of what has happened, 217
 7. ” ” 2. Past times of Privilege, 221
 8. ” ” 3. How God works by Providences, 224
 9. ” ” 4. God the Answerer of Prayer, 228
 10. ” ” 5. Returns made to God, Isaiah v., 233
 11. ” ” 6. Self-devotedness, 237
 12. ” ” 7. Unexpected Calls, 241
 13. ” ” 8. Warnings to the Unsaved, 245
14. ” ” 9. From Leghorn, Travels, 250
 15. ” ” 10. From Breslau, Travels, 256
 16. To Rev. J. ROXBURGH. From Jerusalem-Account of the Land, 263
 17. Rev. R. MACDONALD. From Carmel, Do. 268
 18. Rev. W. C. BURNS. Inquiries about the Revival, 273
 19. Miss COLLIER. Riches of Christ, 274
 20. To Mr J. T. JUST. Prayer meetings, 275
 21. A PARISHIONER IN SICKNESS. Troubles sanctify, 277
 22. A SOUL WHOM HE NEVER SAW. Looking to Jesus, 278
 23. Rev. W. C. BURNS. A Minister’s Afflictions, 280
 24. Rev. DAN. EDWARDS. What a Missionary must Seek, 281
 25. Do. Holiness and Success, 282
 26. Mrs. THAIN. When invited to rest a while, 282
 27. ONE WHOSE FACE WAS ZIONWARD, 283
 28. A. S. L. The Person and Heart of Jesus, 285
 29. Mr. W. C. BURNS. Awakenings-Personal Holiness, 288
 30. Rev. P. L. MILLER. On beginning his Ministry, 290
 31. Mr. G. SHAW. The Jews-Studies, 290
 32. HIS SABBATH SCHOOL TEACHERS, 294
 33. BLAIRGOWRIE SOCIETY. Advices, 294
 34. A SOUL SEEKING JESUS, No.1. Corruption, 296
 35. ” ” 2. The Righteousness of Christ, 297
 36. ” ” 3. Joy in Believing, 298
 37. ” ” 4. Christ is Precious, 300
 38. ” ” 5. Found in Christ, 301
 39. ” ” 6. Leaning on Jesus, 302
 40. THE MEMBERS OF A PRAYER MEETING. The Sower, 304
 41. M. S. Trying Dispensations, 307
 42. E. R. Corruptions drive us to Christ, 308
 43. J. T. A Boy anxious about his Soul, 310
 44. A. T. On the Death of his Brother, 311
 45. Rev. D. CAMPBELL. Advice to a Brother in Sickness, 312
 46. Rev. HOR. BONAR. Breathings after Holiness, 313
 47. REV. R. MACDONALD. Words of Counsel, 314
 48. THE TEACHER OF A FEMALE SCHOOL. Do what you can, 315
 49. ONE AWAKENEN FROM SLEEP. Call to Jesus, 316
 50. A SOUL INQUIRING AFTER JESUS. What is in Christ! 318
 51. Do. Do. Trials-Atonement in Christ, 320
 52. ONE WHO HAD BEGUN TO SEE JESUS, 322
 53. Rev. P. L. MILLER. A Word to the Weary, 323
 54. Rev. JOHN MILNE. Another Word to a Brother, 323
 55. Do. Breathings of Heart, 324
 56. ONE WHO HAD LATELY TAKEN UP THE CROSS, 325
 57. ONE OF HIS FLOCK DESERTED IN SOUL, 328
 58. Rev. ALEX. GATHERER. Visit to the North, 329
 59. ONE WHO HAD SUFFERED BEREAVEMENT. Sorrow of the World, 329
 60. ANOTHER TO ONE BEREAVED. Christ the same, 331
 61. To ONE COMPLAINING OF HEART PLAGUES. Passing to Glory, 332
   SERMONS  
1. John xiv. 6. Christ the Way, the Truth, and the Life, 337
 2. Hebrews iii. 1. Christ the Apostle and High Priest, 343
 3. Song ii. 2, 5. Christ and the Believer, 350
 4. Ezekiel xxi. 9, 10. The Sword over the Ungodly, 356
 5. Proverbs viii. 4. The Gospel Call, 365
 6. 1 John 1. 1-4. John’s Preaching of Christ, 371
 7. Song iv. 12. The Church a Garden and Fountain, 378
 8. Song viii. 6, 6, 7. The Church coming up from the Wilderness, 383
 9. Revelation vii. 9, etc. The Great Multitude, 386
 10. Hebrews ii. 16-18. The Merciful High Priest, 391
 11. 2 Timothy iv. 1, 2. Ordination of a Minister, 397
 12. 1 John iv. 18-21. The Perfect Love of God to us, 409
 13. Galatians vi. 14. Glorying in the Cross, 415
 14. It. Micah vi. 6-8. The Good Way of coming before God, 422
 15. Romans vii. 22. The Inward Experience of Believers, 428
 16. Psalm li. 17. The Broken Heart, 434
 17. Psalm lviii. 3-5. Human Corruption, 437
 18. Hosea vi. 4. The Impressions of Natural Men Fading, 442
 19. Mark xiv. 8. Do what you can, 449
 20. Song iii. 4. Holding Christ fast, 454
 21. Colossians i. 27. Christ in you, 457
 22. 1 Cor. ix. 26, 27. A Castaway, 460
 23. A COMMUNION SABBATH IN ST. PETER’S-  
  Action Sermon. John xvii. 24: “Father, I will,” etc., 467
  Fencing the Tables. Acts v. 1-14, 473
  Table Service, 476
  Address at the close of the day, 477
24. THE VOICE OF THE BELOVED. Song ii. 8-17. Preached the first day he was in St. Peter’s, 480
 25. OUR DUTY TO ISRAEL. Sermon on Romans i. 16, after returning from Palestine, 489
 26. “BLESSED ARE THE DEAD.” Preached in the summer of 1840, 497
27. Hosea xiv. 8. What have I to do with Idols, 503
 28. Jude 20, 21, 508
  SPECIMENS OF HIS SKETCHES OF SERMONS.  
  Isaiah xlviii. 18, 512
  Romans iv. 4-8, 512
  Proverbs xiv. 9, 513
  1 John iv. 7-13, 513
  Zechariah xii. 10, 514
  Jeremiah xxxiii. 16, 514
  Revelation xx. 11-15, 514
  LEBANON-ITS SCENERY AND ALLUSIONS, 516
  NOTES ON THE TYPES FOUND IN THE TABERNACLE, 527
  PUBLISHED DURING HIS LIFETIME.  
  EVIDENCE ON REVIVALS, 543
  ANOTHER LILY GATHERED-CONVERSION OF JAMES LAING, 551
  THIS DO IN REMEMBRANCE OF ME, 569
  THE ACCEPTABLE YEAR OF THE LORD, 577
  REASONS WHY CHILDREN SHOULD FLY TO CHRIST, 584
  WHY IS GOD A STRANGER IN THE LAND 589
  I LOVE THE LORD’S DAY, 594
  LETTER ON SABBATH RAILWAYS, 602
  LETTER ON COMMUNION WITH BRETHREN OF OTHER DENOMINATIONS, 605
  TO THE LAMBS OF THE FLOCK, 612
  DAILY BREAD, 618
  SONGS OF ZION.  
 1. The Barren Fig Tree, 631
 2. Jehovah Tsidkenu 632
 3. They Sing the Song of Moses, 633
 4. On Mungo Park’s Finding a Tuft of Green Moss, 634
 5. I am Debtor, 636
 6. Children called to Christ, 638
 7. “Thy Word is a Lamp unto my Feet,” 638
 8. The Fountain of Siloam, 640
 9. The Sea of Galilee, 640
 10. To Yonder Side, 642
 11. On the Mediterranean Sea, at acre, 643
 12. The Child coming to Jesus, 644
 13. Oil in the Lamp, 645
 14. On J. T., a Believing Boy, 647

 

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