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REDICTIONS, are all thofe Declarations of future EVENTS recorded in the Holy Scriptures, which God by his Providence has brought, or will bring to pass; whether those Events be Punishments. or Bleffings.

THUS the Declarations of the Destruction of Jerufalem, and of the Miferies which befel the Jews, were Predictions.

THUS the Declarations of the Deliverance of the Children of Ifrael out of Egypt, and from the seventy Years Captivity, were Predictions; and fo indeed, are all the Threatnings God has denounced against the Wicked; and all the Promises of Bleffings, which he has made to Nations, or particular Perfons, who love and serve him, and keep his Commandments: And thus the Sacred Declarations in the two firft of thefe Letters are Predictions.

THE Providence of the righteous and faithful God, is always fulfilling his Word: Therefore David faid unto God, I will praife thee with my whole Heart, for thy Lovingkindness,

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Sacred Predictions:


Confideration of all Sorts of People at all Times; more especially, whenever in danger of PUBLIC CALAMITIES: Collected out of the Holy Scriptures; fhewing the EVENTS, which fome Perfons have Reason to fear; and thofe for which others have Ground to hope.

Whereunto is added a LETTER, proving, that the public Reading the Holy Scriptures on the Lord's-Days is an Ordinance of divine Appointment, for the fpiritual Benefit of all Sorts of Hearers, and is Part of that public Worship which God requires from his People.

All intended for promoting Piety and the Confolation of ferious Chriftians of every Denomination, when under Affliction, either of a temporal or fpiritual Kind, frequent in the common Course of Life; and likewife for their Comfort in Times of public Calamities.

And C. R. M. L. C. and R. S. L. S.
Search the Scriptures. John v. 39.


Printed the J. BUCKLAND, at the Buck in Paternofter-Row. MDCCLXI.

101. e. 103.

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