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A Course of Lectures on the Figurative Language of the
Holy Scripture, and the interpretation of it from the
A Discourse on the Use and Intention of some remarkable
Passages of the Scripture, not commonly understood.. 191
Four Lectures on the Epistle of St. Paul to the Hebrews;
shewing the Harmony between the Mysteries, Doc-
Set your affections on thir
Fret not thyself. Psalm xxxvii. 1
[Preached in the Cathedral Church at Norwich, August 30, 1788; and in
the Cathedral Church at Canterbury, September 13, 1789.]
ANCES OF CHRIST'S RE-
Matt. xxviii. 6. 30.
THE BLESSEDNESS OF A CHRISTIAN'S DEATH.
Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from hence-
forth: yea, saith the spirit, that they may rest from
their labours; and their works do follow them. Rev.
[Preached at the funeral of Mrs. Sarah Quarles, January 16, 1789, late of
the Parish of Nayland, and a benefactress to the Church.]
And they came over unto the other side of the sea, into
And when he was come out of the ship, immediately there
met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit.
ST. PETER'S DELIVERANCE OUT OF PRISON, MORALLY CON-
SIDERED, AS A SIGN OR PICTURE OF THE CHRISTIAN SAL-
The same night Peter was sleeping between two soldiers,
bound with two chains; and the keepers before the door
And behold the angel of the Lord came upon him, and a
light shined in the prison; and he smote Peter on the
side, and raised him up, saying, arise up quickly. And
his chains fell off from his hands. Acts xii. 6, 7..... 339
CONSIDERATIONS ON ST. PAUL'S SHIPWRECK.
And when it was determined that we should sail into Italy,
they delivered Paul and certain other prisoners unto
one named Julius, a Centurion of Augustus' band.
But and if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My
Lord delayeth his coming, and shall begin to smite his
fellow servants, and to eat and drink with the drunken,
the Lord of that servant shall come in a day when he
looketh not for him, and in an hour that he is not
aware of, and shall cut him asunder, and appoint him
his portion with the hypocrites: there shall be
THE DANGER AND FOLLY OF MOCKING AT SIN.
Fools make a mock at sin; but among the righteous there
TRUST IN PROVIDENCE, the comfort of man's life.
And he said unto him, if thy presence go not with me,
[Preached at Pluckley, in Kent, March 17, 1777, when two young
women did public penance in the church.]
THE TRUE SENSE AND EXCELLENCE OF CHARITY.
Now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the
greatest of these is charity. 1 Cor. xiii. 13......... 418
Then said Jesus unto his disciples, if any man will come
after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross,
[Preached at Stamford, in Lincolnshire, at the Visitation of John,
[Preached in the Metropolitical Church, at Canterbury, September
POPULAR COMMOTIONS to precede THE END OF THE WORLD.
And upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity;
the sea and the waves roaring: men's hearts failing
them for fear, and for looking after those things which
are coming upon the earth; for the powers of heaven
[Preached at the Anniversary Meeting of the Sons of the Clergy, in
COURSE OF LECTURES
INTERPRETATION OF IT FROM THE SCRIPTURE ITSEL?
DELIVERED IN THE
PARISH CHURCH OF NAYLAND, IN SUFFOLK,
IN THE YEAR 1786.
TO WHICH ARE ADDED
ON THE RELATION BETWEEN THE OLD AND NEW
TESTAMENTS, AS IT IS SET FORTH IN THE
EPISTLE TO THE HEBREWS.