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ADAPTED TO BE READ IN FAMILIES.
REV. HARVEY MARRIOTT,
RECTOR OF CLAVERTON,
AND CHAPLAIN TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE LORD KENYON.
PRINTED FOR TAYLOR AND HESSEY,
AND 13, WATERLOO PLACE, PALL-MALL.
Is it such a fast that I have chosen? a day for a man to afflict his
soul? Is it to bow down his head as a bulrush, and to spread
sackcloth and askes under him? Wilt thou call this a fast, and
For scarcely for a righteous man will one die: yet peradventure
for a good man some would even dare to die. But God com-
mended his love towards us, in that, while we were yet sinners,
Christ died for us. Much more then, being now justified by
In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I
The Spirit searcheth all things, yea, even the deep things of God.
For what man knoweth the things of a man, save the spirit of
man, which is in him! Even so the things of God knoweth no
Not in the words which man's wisdom teacheth, but which the
Holy Ghost teacheth; comparing spiritual things with spiritual.
But the natural man receiveth not the things of the spirit of
God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know
Are they are not all ministering spirits sent forth to minister for
When the fulness of time was come, God sent forth His Son, made
of a woman, made under the law, that we might receive the
Whosoever shall eat this bread, and drink this cup of the Lord un-
worthily, shall be guilty of the body and blood of the Lord. But
let a man examine himself, and so let him eat of that bread, and
Death reigned from Adam to Moses, even over them that had not
the whole law, and yet offend in one point,
For He that said, Do not commit adultery,
said also, Do not kill. Now if thou commit no adultery, yet