Chapter XII - Of Adoption

All those that are justified, God vouchsafes, in and for His only Son Jesus Christ, to make partakers of the grace of adoption,(Eph 1:5, Gal 4:4-5) by which they are taken into the number, and enjoy the liberties and privileges of the children of God,(Rom 8:17, John 1:12) have His name put upon them,(Jer 4:19, 2 Cor 6:18, Rev 3:12) receive the spirit of adoption,(Rom 8:15) have access to the throne of grace with boldness,(Eph 3:12, Rom 5:2) are enabled to cry, Abba, Father,(Gal 4:6) are pitied,(Psa 103:13) protected,(Pro 14:26) provided for,(Matt 6:30, 32, 1 Pet 5:7) and chastened by Him as by a Father:(Heb 12:6) yet never cast off,(Lam 3:31) but sealed to the day of redemption;(Eph 4:30) and inherit the promises,(Heb 6:12) as heirs of everlasting salvation.(1 Pet 1:3-4, Heb 1:14)