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34. Sermon on the Death of Charles Grant, Esq. November 9, 1823. Third Edition. Vol. I. 593
35. Sermon on Induction into Islington, July 11, 1824.
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OBEDIENCE THE PATH TO RELIGIOUS KNOWLedge.
Jesus answered them and said, My doctrine is not mine,
but his that sent me. If any man will do his will, he
shall know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or
That which is born of the flesh, is flesh; and that which
is born of the Spirit, is spirit.
SERMONS PREACHED BEFORE
A SERMON BEFORE THE CHURCH MISSIONARY SOCIETY.
I have set watchmen upon thy walls, O Jerusalem, which
shall never hold their peace day nor night. Ye that
make mention of the Lord, keep not silence, and give
him no rest, till he establish and till he make Jerusalem
For I would not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of
this mystery, lest ye should be wise in your own con-
ceits; that blindness in part is happened to Israel,
until the fulness of the Gentiles be come in. And so
all Israel shall be saved: as it is written, There shall
come out of Sion the Deliverer, and shall turn away
ungodliness from Jacob. For this is my covenant
Say not ye, there are yet four months, and then cometh
harvest? Behold, I say unto you, lift up your eyes,
and look on the fields, for they are white already to
harvest. And he that reapeth receiveth wages, and
gathereth fruit unto life eternal; that both he that
These things write I unto thee, hoping to come unto thee
shortly: But if I tarry long, that thou mayest know
how thou oughtest to behave thyself in the house of
God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar
and ground of the truth. And without controversy,
in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels,
preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world,
REVELATION OF ST. JOHN, xiv. 13.
And I heard a voice from heaven, saying unto me,
Write, Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord,
from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they
may rest from their labours; and their works do
And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall
also bear the image of the heavenly.
For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my
departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I
have finished my course, I have kept the faith.
Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righ-
teousness, which the Lord the righteous judge will
give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all