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WITH AN APPENDIX, CONTAINING A SERMON
PREACHED BEFORE THE BEDFORD UNION :-
[SECOND AMERICAN, FROM THE SECOND LONDON EDITION.]
THESE THINGS I WILL THAT THOU AFFIRM CONSTANTLY,
THAT THEY WHICH HAVE BELIEVED IN GOD MIGHT BE
GOOD AND PROFITABLE UNTO MEN.
BUT AVOID TOOLISH QUESTIONS, AND GENEALOGIES, AND
CONTENTIONS, AND STRIVINGS ABOUT THE LAW ; FOR
FROM Sidner's PRESS,
tress, and was with me in the way which I went.-Gen.
I fear the Lord from my youth.-1 KINGS Xviii. 12.
Should it be according to hy mind?-JOB xxxiv. 33.
And there went forth a wind from the Lord, and brought
quails from the sea, and let them fall by the camp, as it
were a day's journey on this side, and as it were a day's
journey on the other side, round about the camp, and as it
were two cubits high upon the face of the earth. And the
people stood up all that day, and all that night, and all the
next day, and they gathered the quails: he that gathered
least gathered ten homers; and they spread them all abroad
for themselves round about the camp. And while the flesh
was yet between their teeth, ere it was chewed, the wrath
of the Lord was kindled against the people? and the Lord
smote the people with a very great plague. And he called
the name of that place Kibroth-Hattaaavah: because there
they buried the people that lusted,-NUMBERS xi. 31-34.