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God of the Doctrine, whether it be
Bet37 SERMON IX.
Of Brotherly Kindness and Charity. 2 Pet. i. 7. And to Godliness, Brotherly Kindness; and to Brotberly Kindness, Charity.
p. 223 SER MON X. Sincere Obedience the best Preparation for
knowing the Truth.
SE R MON XI.
with that of God. 1 Cor. iv. 3,
3, 4. But with me it is a very Small thing that I should be judged of you, or of man's judgment—but be that judgeth me is the Lord.
pointed by Authority, on Occasion of a
Declaration of War with Spain.
came again unto me, saying, Son of man,
paffing grievously, then will I ftretch out mine hand upon it, and will break the staff of the bread thereof, and will send famine upon it, and will cut off man and beast from it.
SERMON. XIV. Prudence necessary in conversing upon reli
gious Subjects. Mat. vii. 6. Give not that which is holy unto
the dogs, neither cast ye your pearls before fwine, left they trample them under their feet and turn again and rent you. P. 357
Lord, Spake often one to another; and the
Mutual Edification, the Duty of
Rom. xv. 2.
Let every one of us please bis neighbour, for
his good to edification.
T. Paul in his epistles very often re-SERM. commends to christiansa sollicitous care,
1. every one for their own edification, and not only fo, but that they should use charitable endeavours to edify one another. For this he shows that the sacred ministrations were instituted, and a great variety of useful gifts bestow'd upon the church, when our Lord Jesus ascended up into heaven ke gave gifts unto men, he gave fome Apostles, and some Prophets, and some Evangelists, and fome Pastors and Teachers. For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, and for the edifying of the body of Christ *. But, Vol. II. B
the * Eph, iv. 11, 12
SERM. the end cannot be answered without a due
prescribes a diligent and regular attendance
To this purpose our facred author gives