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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
princely 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 diffolved, must be the frequent and fervent prayer of every faithful subject, especially of,
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V O L U M E.
1 JOHN i. 4.
ROMANS i. 20.
being understood by the Things that are made, even his eternal Power and Godhead.
PSA L M xiv. 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.
ACT S xxiii. 8.
SE R M O N 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
Noftrils the Breath of Life ; and Man became a living Soul. p. 95
The Authenticity of the Sacred Scriptures demonstrated, from their ap-
2 P E T E R i. 21.
SE R M ON IX.
and Similar Passages from various Authors, particularly the English
A LIST OF THE PLATES.
I 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.
7 Milton when blind, dictating Paradise Lost to his Daughter
14 The Plan and Elevation of the original Chapel at Kew, engraved
by Nutting, 1714
15 A View of Kew Chapel since its Enlargement