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The horrid evil of a backbiting tongue.
Píalms xv. 3.
He th backbiteth not with his tongue, nor doth evil to his neighbour, nor taketh up a reproach against his neighbour.
The excellencies and evils of the tongue.
James iii. 6. And the tongue is a fire, a world of ini.
quity ; fo is the tongue amongst the members, that it defileth the whole body, and setteth on fire the course of nature, and it is set on fire of hell.
Tre fiptoms of tłe day of grace being pal.
Jer. viii. 20. The harveft is past, the summer is ended,
and we are not saved.
God the author of all Mitions and troubles.
Job v. 6, 7. Although 2: tion cometh not forth of the
deli, neither doth trouble spring ont of the ground;
Biri pleafire is not the fion of his people.
5,3 13dI'or he doth not a list willingly, or grieve
uit cidren oi mua.
The ways of religion die placak.
her paths are peace.
Nati. xv. frenthe zin to the 29:? verse inclusive. Then
Jesus went therce and departed into the coafs of Tyre and Sidon. and behold a woma of Canaan came out of the same coasts, and cried unto him, saying, Have mercy on me, o iord, thou son of David, my daughter is grievously vexed with a devil. But be answered her not a word. And his disciples came and befought him fuging, send her away for ihe crieth after
Lut he answered and said, I am not sent, but unto the lost sheep of the house of Ifrael. Then caine the and worshipped him, faying, Lord, help me. But he answered and liid, it is not meet to take the children's bread and can it unto dogs. And the faid, truth, Lord, yet the dogs eat of the crumbs which fall from their master's table. Then Jelus answered and fuid unto her, O woman, great is thy faith; be it unto :hee even as thou wilt. And her daughter was made whole, from
at rery hour.
The advantages and one of the properties of faith.
Mait. xv. 28. Then Jesus answered and said unto her,
O woman, great is thy faith.
The way of falvation easy. * John i.g. If we confefs our sins, he is faithful and
just to forgive us our fins.
The favours and patronage of God, the support of man in afflic.
Pialms xlvi. İ. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
The covenant of grace ratified and confirmed by the blood of
Luke xxii. 12. This cup is the new testament in my
blood, which is shed for you.
The nature o fainting in africtions and cautions againg it.
1 leb. xii. 5. Nor faint when thou art rebuked of him.
How death is the wages of fin.
Rom. vi. 23. For the wages of fin is leati..
Eternal like the freefl gift imoginable.
Rom. vi. 23. Dut the gilt of God is eternal life through
Jesus Chriit our Lord,
Daniel xii. 2. And many of them that sleep in the dust
of the earth fhall awake, fome to everlalting lite, and
Everyone in the general judgment rewarded according to his works.
Rev. XX. 12.
And the dead shall be judged out of those