Verses 1-5. On the conjunction and appropriation of good and truth with man in a state of obscurity, when faith is in its prime and is sanctified by love, on account of deliverance from evil and falsity.
Verses 6-12. On the cause of non-conjunction and non-appropriation, and the remedy.
Verses 13-14. The consequence of neglect; and provision for those in the external church.
Verses 15-23. Concerning revelation from the Lord by the Word; and also concerning states of progress and of rest according to the Word.