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LIFE AND DEATH
ST. JOHN the BAPTIST
BY GEORGE HORNE, D. D.
PRINTED AT THE CLARENDON-PRESS,
For S. PARKER, in Oxford; Sold by J. and F. RIVINGTON
T is a fine remark of Lord Bacon, that, "As wines, which, at first *preffing, run gently, yield a more "pleasant taste than those, where the “wine-press is hard wrought, because
thofe fomewhat relish of the ftone «and skin of the grape; fo those ob"fervations are moft wholesome and "fweet, which flow from Scriptures
gently expreffed, and naturally ex"pounded, and are not wrefted or "drawn afide to common places, or " controverfies."