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GEORGE WHITEFIELD, M. A.
Late of PEMBROKE-COLLEGE, OXFORD, And Chaplain to the Rt. Hon. the Countess of HUNTINGDON.
CON TA IN ING
All his SERMONS and TRACTS
Which have been already published :
W I TH
A SELECT COLLECTION of LETTERS, Written to his most intimate Friends, and Persons of Distinction, in
England, Scotland, Ireland, and America, from the Year !734, to 1770, including the whole Period of his Miniitry.
Some other PIECES on IMPORTANT SUBJECTS,
never before printed; prepared by Himself for the Press.
To which is prefixed,
An ACCOUNT of his LIFE,
Compiled from his Original PAPERS and Letters.
L O N D ON: Printed for EDWARD and CHARLES Dilly, in the Poultry; and Messrs. KINCAID and CREECH, at Edinburgh,
CO N T E N T S *
ERMON XXXII. A Penitent Heart; the best New Luke xiii. 3. Except ye repent; ze fhall all likewise perish.
SERM. XXXIII. The Gospel Supper.
done as thou hast commanded, and yet there is room. And the lord said unto the servant, Go out into the highways, and hedges, and compel them to come in, that my house may be filled. For I say unto you, that none of those men which were bidder, ball taste of my upper.
SERM. XXXIV: The Pharisee and Publican.
LUKE xviii. 14. 1 tell you, this man went down to his house
justified rather than the other : For every one that exaltech himself; fhall be abased; and be that humbleth himself, jball be exalted.
SERM. XXXV. The Converfion of Zaccheus.
Luke xix. 9, 10. And Jesus said unto him, This day is falva
tion come to this house ; forasmuch as he also is the Son of Abraham. For the Son of man is come to feek and to save that which was lofti
P. 49 SERM. XXXVI. The Marriage of Cana. John ii. it. This beginning of miracles did Jesus in Cand of Galilee, and manifested forth his glory; and his disciples believed on him.
are now fisst publihed from the Author's own
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