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Author Checkley, John, 1680-1754
Title Choice dialogues between a godly minister, and an honest country-man, concerning Election & predestination
Dialogues, between a minister and an honest country-man, concerning election and predestination, [electronic resource] : very suitable to the present times. : To which is annexed, Divine prescience consistent with human liberty: or Mr. Wesley's opinion of election and reprobation, prov'd to be not so absurd as represented in a late letter, under the title of Free grace indeed: but to be clear of those destructive consequences that will forever attend the Calvinistical doctrine of absolute-fatality. By an enquirer after truth. : [One line from I Thessalonians]
Imprint Philadelphia printed: : Sold by Andrew Bradford, Jacob Duche, William Parsons, and Evan Morgan, cooper. Price four pence., 1741
Descript 40 p. ; (8vo)
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 4690
Note "The following Dialogues were published some years since, occasion'd by some works of the famous Dr. Edwards. The latter part is written by a person in this country. ..."--p. [3]. The Dialogues were first published in Boston in 1720 under title "Choice dialogues between a godly minister, and an honest country-man, concerning election & predestination," and are attributed to John Checkley in the Dictionary of American biography. Evans suggests that the annexed 'Divine prescience consistent with human liberty' may be by Archibald Cummings or Richard Peters
Evans 4690
Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 699
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 4690)
Subject Election (Theology)
Predestination
Dialogues. rbgenr
Alt Author Cummings, Archibald, d. 1741
Peters, Richard, 1704-1776
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