As a skilled physician of souls, Downame begins by carefully defining anger and distinguishing righteous anger from that which is unjust. He then proceeds to consider the properties, causes, kinds, and effects of unjust anger. Then he prescribes remedies for the cure of sinful anger by marshaling out practical strategies for both preventing and overcoming unjust anger in its different forms. Downame writes as a skilled practitioner who has assembled a comprehensive moral and spiritual pharmacy for treating sin-sick souls.
Table of Contents: 1. The Nature of Anger 2. Righteous Anger 3. Unjust Anger 4. Internal Causes of Unjust Anger 5. External Causes of Unjust Anger 6. The Properties of Unjust Anger 7. The Different Kinds of Unjust Anger 8. The Evil Effects of Unjust Anger 9. Removing the Causes of Unjust Anger 10. Subduing Anger by Laboring for Patience 11. Remedies to Cure Unjust Anger 12. Remedies to Cure Anger in Others