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SERM. LXXXVI. The fin and danger of adding to the do-

&trine of the gospel. Galat. i. 8, 9. But though we,

or an Angel from heaven, preach any other gospel unto you, than

that which we have preached unto you, let him be accur sed. As

we said before, so say I now again, if any man preach any o-

ther gospel unto you, than that ye have received, let him be ac-


best preservative against dangerous mistakes in religion.

John vii. 17. If any man will do his will, he shall

know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether I speak

of myself.

15. 27. 41

SERM. XC. The nature of covetousness.

Luke xii.

15. And he said unto them, Take heed and beware of covetous-

ness; for a man's life confiftetb not in the abundance of the things

which be polefleth.

Serm. XCI, XCII, XCIII. The evil and unreasonableness

of covetousnets.

Luke xii. 15. And he said unto

them, Take heed and beware of covetousness ; for a man's life

confifteth not in the abundance of the things which he pofelleth.

65. 77. 90

SERM. XCIV, XCV. Religion, our first and great concern-

Matth. vi. 33. But seek ye first the kingdom

of God, and his righteousness, and all these things fall be added

103. 117

SERM. XCVI. The wisdom of religion.- Psal cxix.

96. I have seen an end of all perfe&tion ; but thy commandment

is exceeding broad.


SERM. XCVII, XCVIII. The nature and influence of the

promises of the gospel. 2 Pet. i. 4. Whereby are

given unto us exceeding great and precious promises ; that by

these ye might be partakers of the divine nature. 147. 159

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SERM. CXIV. Pra&ice in religion necessary, in proportion

to our knowledge. Luke xii. 47, 48. And that fervant which knew bis Lord's will, and prepared not himself, neither did according to his will, mall be beaten with many stripes: But be that knew not, and did commit things worthy of stripes, Mall be beaten with few stripes. For unto whomsoever much is given, of him swall much be required; and to whom men have committed much, of him they will ask the more.

395 SERM. CXV. CXVI. The sins of men not chargeable upon

God; but upon themselves.- James i. 13, 14. Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man : But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed.

409. 430.


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