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final plaudit, WELL DONE THOU GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT, ENTER THOU INTO THE JOY OF THY LORD.

It is for the general advantage of mankind that Your Majesty's consummation of glory and bliss be deferred for many years. The world has not yet so far availed itself of the illustrious example of every social, every christian virtue held forth in Your Majesty's conduct, as to bear the loss of You without inexpressible forrow.

That Your Majesty, therefore, may long live the beloved of our most gracious Sovereign, and to extreme age continue the theme of every liberal tongue; that your

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princely Offspring, treading in the steps of their Royal Parents, may proceed the guardians and protectors of British Liberties and Laws till this great globe shall be dissolved, must be the frequent and fervent prayer of every faithful subject, especially of,

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SERMON I.
The Author's Apology, an Introductory Discourse.

'I JOHN i. 4.
These Things write we unto you, that your Joy may be full.

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SER M O N II.
That there is a Supreme Being.

ROM A NS i 20.
The invisible Things of Him, from the Creation of the World, are clearly seen ;

being understood by the Things that are made, even his eternal Power and
Godhead.

p. 15

SERMON III.
The Danger and Folly of Practical Atheism.

PSA L M xiv. I.
The Fool hath said in his Heart, there is no God: they are corrupt, they have
done abominable Works; there is none that doeth good.

p. 33

- SE R M O N IV.
A future State demonstrated, from the Nature of the Soul.

ACT S xxiii. 8.
The Sadducees say, that there is no Resurre&ion, neither Angel nor Spirit. p. 51

SERMON V.
A future State demonstrated, from the concurrent Consent of Mankind.

GENESIS ii. 7.
And the Lord God formed Man of the Dust of the Ground, and breathed into his

Nostrils the Breath of Life; and Man became a living Soul. p.95

SERMON

A MOS viii. 11.

Behold the Days come, faith the Lord God, that I will send a Famnine in the

Land, not a Fainine of Bread, nor a Thirst for Water, but of hearing the

Words of the Lord

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A Paraphrase on the History or Book of Job, with Miscellaneous Remarks,

and Similar Passages from various Authors, particularly the English

Pocts.

p. 203

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1 The Author's Head.
2 An Engraved Title Page.
3 A Perspective View of the Queen's Palace in St. James's Park,

with an emblematical Device, representing Genius and Virtue

supporting a Medalion of the Queen. To face the Dedication. 4 An Emblematical Representation of Reason and Revelation Page 5 The Creation of the World

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6 The Death of Dr. Donne, Dean of St. Paul's

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7 Milton when blind, dietating Paradise Lost to his Daughter

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8 A Savage Enthufiaft exploring another World
9 The Resurrection of Lazarus
10 The Prophet at the Altar of Bethel

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11 The Death of King Herod
12 A Sepulchral Monument, by Hollar - -
13 A Portrait of Dean Colet - - - 173
14 The Plan and Elevation of the original Chapel at Kew, engraved
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187 15 A View of Kew Chapel fince its Enlargement

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