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of it; that though this Sermon had been feveral times preached as a Cha rity Sermon, it was not my defign to publifh it as fuch; and the Addition for Charity was expressly ordered to be omitted; yet, as it happened by fome neglect or mistake to be printed off, before I was acquainted with it, I thought it better to let it ftand as it was, than to cancel two leaves on that account.
Jan. 1, 1763.
Preached on the first Sunday after Induction.
The Relative Duties of CLERGY and PEOPLE.
MAL. ii. 7.
For the priests lips should keep knowledge, and they should feek the law at his mouth : for he is the messenger of the Lord of bofts. Page I
Family Religion recommended,
JOSH. xxiv. 15.
But as for me and my house, we will ferve the Lord.
Preached on CHRISTMAS DAY.
The Circumftances of CHRIST'S BIRTH practically confidered.
LUKE ii. 7.
"And She brought forth her firft-born Son, and
Preached on GOOD FRIDAY.
The Brazen Serpent a TYPE of CHRIST.
And as Mofes lifted up the serpent in the wil-
Preached on EASTER DAY.
CHRIST the LIVING ONE, and the GIVER
REV. i. 18.
I am he that liveth and was dead: and be-
And I fay unto thee, that thou art Peter; and
upon this rock I will build my church, and
the gates of hell fhall not prevail against it.
And he humbled thee, and fuffered thee to hun-
ger; and fed thee with manna (which thou
kneweft not, neither did thy fathers know,)
that he might make thee know, that man
liveth not by bread only, but by every
that proceedeth out of the mouth of the Lord,
JUSTICE in paying Debts explained and enforced.
ROM. xiii. 8.
Owe no man any thing, but to love one another: for he that loveth another, hath fulfilled the law.
OBJECTIONS answered, and DIRECTIONS given.
The fame Text.
GOD neither tempteth, nor is tempted.
JAMES i. 13.
Ꭵ. Let no man fay, when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth be any man. Page 263
Objections against the foregoing Doctrine
The fame Text.
Objections against the foregoing Doctrine anfwered.