SER M. XI. p. 260.

Preach'd before Queen ANNE, 1711. About Religious Resolutions. The great

Caution that should be observ'd in making them.

JOSHUA xxiv. 21. And the People said unto Joshua, Nay, but we

will serve the Lord.

SERM. XII. p. 289. What is meant by setting our Affections on

Heavenly Things, and not on Earthly : And how absolutely necessary it is, that we should thus rightly place our Affections.

Coloss. iii. 2. Set your Affections on Things above, and not

on Things on the Earth.

SER M. XIII. p. 318. A Vindication of the just and innocent Use

of Speech, from fome Scruples which have been raised from two or three particular Texts.

EPHES. iv. 29. Let no corrupt Communication proceed out of

your Mouth, but that which is good, to the Use of Edifying ; that it may minister Grace to the Hearers.


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JAMES I. 13. Let no Man say, when he is tempted, I am

tempted of God; for God cannot be tempted with Evil; neither tempteth be any


SERM. XV. p. 370.

ECCLES. ii. II. Then I looked on all the Works that


Hands had wrought, and on the Labour that I had laboured to do; and behold, all was Vanity and Vexation of Spirit, and there was no Profit under the Sun.

SER M. XVI. p. 394.

2 PET. i. 10. Wherefore the rather, Brethren, give Dili

gence to make your Calling and Election fure. SER M. XVII.

p. 417. ROM. ii. 28, 29: For he is not a Jew, which is one outwardly;

neither is that Circumcision, which is out-
ward in the Flesh. But he is a Jew, which
is one inwardly; and Circumcision is that of
the Heart, in the Spirit, and not in the
Letter, wholė Praise is not of Men, but of


SERM. XVIII. p. 446.

ACTS xiii. latter Part of ver. 48.
And as many as were ordained to eternal Life,


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SER M. XIX. p. 470.

S. MATT. xx. 16.
So the last Mall be first, and the first laft; for


be called, but few chosen.


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DISCOURSE I. Concerning the Witness of the


ROM. VIII. 16.
The Spirit itself beareth witness with our

Spirit that we are the Children of God.


HIS Passage is something dif-
ficult, and commonly not rightly
understood. For the clearing of
which there are four Things to
be done.

I. To shew what is meant by the Spirit.
II. What is meant by the Children of God.
III. What is meant by the Spirit's bearing

witness with our Spirit.
IV. How, or in what Sense the Spirit

beareth witness with our Spirit that we
are the Children of God.

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