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SERMON VII.

Page 151.

Preached at the anniversary meeting of the Sons of the

Clergy; May 9, 1776.

2 Kings iv. 1. Thy servant my husband is

dead, and thou knowest that thy servant did fear the Lord: and the creditor is come to take unto him my two sons to be bond-men.

SERMON VIII.

Early piety enforced, p. 177.

ECCLESIASTES xii. 1. Remember now thy

Creator in the days of thy youth.

S E R M ON IX.

Partial faith and partial obedience not permit

ted by the Christian religion, p. 195.

1 Kings xviii. 21. And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, How long halt ye

between two opinions? if the Lord be God, follow him; but if Baal, then follow him.

SERMON X.

Page 215.

Preached before the House of Lords, January 30, 1778.

Psalm xxij. 28. The kingdom is the Lord's,

and he is the governor among the nations.

SE R M O N XI.

The superior excellence of Christ's preaching,

and the causes of it explained, p. 235. LUKE iv. 32. And they were astonished at his

doctrine; for his word was with power.

S E R M O N XII.

Page 255.

Preached at the yearly meeting of the Charity Schools

in the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, May 2, 1782.

LUKE vii. 22. Then Jesus answering, said

unto them, Go your way, and tell John what things ye have seen and heard, how that the blind see, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, to the poor the gospel is preached.

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SER MON XIII.

The government of our passions an indispen

sable duty, p. 277. 1 Cor. ix. 25. Every man that striveth for

the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible.

S E R M O N XIV.

The character of our Lord, as delineated in

the Gospel, one convincing proof that he

was the Son of God, p. 293. MATTHEW xxvii. 54. Truly this was the

Son of God.

SERMON XV.

Page 317. Preached at St. Paul's, on the Thanksgiving-day for His

Majesty's Recovery, April 23, 1789.

PSALM xxvii. 16. O tarry thou the Lord's

leisure; be strong, and he shall comfort thine heart; and put thou thy trust in the Lord,

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