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cover them. Let burning coals as thy llfe was much set by this, their elders, and officers, and their tall upon them: let them be cast day in mine eyes, so let my life judges, stood on this side tho ark into the fire; into deep pits, that be much set by in the eyes of the and on that side before the priesto they rise not up again.

LORD, and let him deliver me out the Levites, which bare the ark Jer. XI, 20. But, O Lord of hosts

of all tribulation. Then Saul of the covenant of the LORD, as that judgest righteously, that said to David, Blessed be thou, my well the stranger, as he that was triest the reins and the heart, let

son David: thou shalt both do born among them; half of them me see thy vengeance on them; great things, and also shalt still over against mount Gerizim, and

So David went on his half of them over against mount
for unto thee havo I revealed my prevail.
cause.

way, and Saul returned to his Ebal; as Moses the servant of the
place.

LORD had commanded before,
Jer. XV, 15, 16. O LORN, thou
knowest: remember me, and visit P3. ix, 20. Put them in fear, o that they should bless the people

of Israel. me, and revenge me of my per- LORD; that the nations may know secutors; take me not away in thy themselves to be but men. Selah.

FORMS UNDER THE NEW TESTAlong-suffering: know that for thy Ps. lix, 11. Slay them not, lest sake. I have suffered rebuke. Tby my people forget: scatter them

MENT. words were found, and I did eat by thy power; and bring them Rom. XV, 13, 33. Now the God them; and thy word was unto me down, O Lord our shield.

of hope fill you with all joy and the joy and rejoicing of mine Luke xxiii, 34. Then said Jesus, peace in believing, that yo may heart: for I am called by thy Father, forgive them; for they

abound in hope, through the name, O LORD God of hosts.

know not what they do. And power of the Holy Ghost. Now Jer. xviii, 21, 22. Therefore de- they parted his raiment, and cast the God of peace be with you all.

Amen. liver up their children to the lots. famine, and pour out their blood

Acts vil, 60. And he kneeled

1 Cor. 1, 3. Grace be unto you, by the force of the sword; and let down, and cried with a loud voice, and peace, from God our Father, their wives be bereaved of their Lord,' lay not this sin to their and from the Lord Jesus Christ. children, and be widows; and let charge. And when he had said 1 Cor. xvi, 23, 24. The grace of their men be put to death; let this, he fell asleep.

our Lord Jesus Christ be with their young men be slain by the

EARNEST DESIRE OF

you. My love be with you all in sword in battle. Let a cry be

Christ Jesus. Amen, heard from their houses, when

BENEDICTION.
THE FORM UNDER THE OLD TESTA-

2 Cor. I, 2. Grace be to you, and thou shalt briog a troop suddenly

MENT.

peace, from God our Father, and upon them; for they have digged

from the Lord Jesus Christ. a pit to take me, and hid snares

Num. vi, 22-27. And the LORD
for my feet.
spake unto Moses, saying, Speak peace, from God our Father, and

Eph. i, 2. Grace be to you, and
Lam. i, 22. Let all their wicked unto Aaron, and unto his sons, from the Lord Jesus Christ.
Dess come before thee; and do saying, On this wiso ye shall bless
unto them as thou hast done unto the children of Israel, saying

Eph. vi, 23, 24. Peace be to the me for all my transgressions: for unto them, The Lord bless thee, brethren, and love with failli, my sighs are many, and my heart and keep thee; The LORD maké from God the Father, and the is faint.

his face shine upon thee, and be Lord Jesus Christ. Grace be

The LORD

with all them that love our Lord Lam. ill, 64. Render unto them gracious unto thee; 2 recompence, 0 LORD, according thee, and give thee peace. lift up his countenance

Jesus Christ in sincerity. Amen.

upon to the work of their hands.

Phil, i, 2. Grace be unto you, and they shall put my namo upon the peace, from God our Father, and 1 Cor. xvi, 22. If any man love children of Israel, aud I will bless from the Lord Jesus Christ. not the Lord Jesus Christ, let him them. be Anathema Maran-atha.

Phil. iv, 23. The grace of our Gal. I, 9. As we said before, 80 OFFICIAL BLESSINGS AND

Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. ay 1 now again, If any man

Amen.

CURSINGS. preach any other gospel unto you

1 Thess. 1, 1. Paul, and Silvanus,

Deut. xi, 29, 30. And it shall han that ye have received, let come to pass, when the LORD thy of the Thessalonians which is in

and Timotheus, unto the church bim be accursed.

God bath brought thee in unto God the Father, and in the Lord 2 Tim. iv, 14. Alexander the the land whither thou goest to oppersmith did me much evil; possess it, that thou shalt put the and peace, from God our Father,

Jesus Christ: Grace be unto you,
he Lord reward him according blessing upon mount Gerizim, and and the Lord Jesus Christ.
:0 his works.

the curse upon mount Ebal. Are
they not on the other side Jordan,

1 Thess. v, 28. The grace of our 2 Sam. xvi, 12. It may be that by the wa where the sun goeth Lord Jesus Christ be with you.

Amen. he Lord will look on mine a mic-down, in the land of the Canaan

2 Thess. iii, 5, 16, 18. And the
ion, and that the Lord will re-ites, which dwell in the champaign
juite me good for his cursing this

over against Gilgal, beside the Lord direct your hearts into the
plains of Moreh?

love of God, and into the patient lay.

Deut. xxvii, 11-13. And Moses waiting for Christ. NOW tho P3. IXXVII, 22. For such as be blessed of him shall inherit the charged the people the same day, Lord of peace himself give you earth; and they that be cursed of saying, These shall stand upon peace always by all means. The uim shall be cut off.

mount Gerizim to bless the people, Lord be with you all. The grace Eccles. vii, 22. For oftentimes Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and you all. Amen.

when ye are come over Jordan; of our Lord Jesus Christ be with also thine own heart knoweth

Issachar, and Joseph, and Ben 2 Tim. iv, 22. The Lord Jesus that thou thyself likewise hast jamin: And these shall stand Christ be with thy spirit. Grace cursed others.

upon mount

Ebal

to curse; be with you. Amen.

Reuben, Gad, and Asher, and Philemon 3, 25. Grace to you, PRAYER FOR ENEMIES. Zebulun, Dan, and Naphtali.

and peace, from God our Father 1 Sam. XXVI, 24, 25. And, bobold, Josh. viii, 33. And all Israel, and and the Lord Jesus Christ. Tuo

And

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grace of our Lord Jesus Christ shall the thiog framed say of him And his servants spake yet be with your spirit. Amen. that framed it, he had no under. against the LBD God, and again. Heh. xiii, 20, 21, 23. Now the God stanling?

his servant Hezekiah. He is of peace, that brought again from Isa. xlv, 9. Woe unto him that also letters to rail on the Lee the dead. ....Make you perfect striveth with his Maker! Let the God of Israel, and to speak agas in every good work to do his will, potsherd strire with the potsgerds him, saying, As the gods of t: working in you that which is of the earth. Shall the clay say nations of other lan is bare Du well-pleasing in his sight, through to him that fashioneth it, What delivered their people out Jesus Christ; to whom be glory makest thou? or thy wor's, He mine hand so shall not the G. for ever and ever. Amen. Grace hath no banda

of Hezekiah deliver his pole be with you all. Amen.

ont of mine han i. Then the Col. ill, S. But now ye also put cried with a loud voice in to 1 Peter v, 10. But the God of all off all these; anger, wrath malice, Jews' speech, unto the people grace, who hath called us unto blasphemy, filthy communication Jerusalem that were on the T2 his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, out of your mouth. after that ye have suffered a while,

to affrizht them, and to troch make you perfect, stablish,

them, that they might tabe to strengthen, settle you.

INSTANCES.

city. And they spake against Ler. xxiv, 11. And the Israelite! God of Jerusalem, as against the 2 Peter 1, 1, 2. Simon Peter, a ish

woman's son blasphemed the gods of the people of the ear Christ, to them ibat bare obtained name of the LORD, and cursed. Ich ich were the work of the band

of man.

And like precious And they brought him unto

for this faith witu us, througl the righteousness of God

Moses: (and his mother's name Hezekiah the king, and tbe and our Saviour Jesus Christ: 103 Belomith, the daughter of phet Isaiah the son of AM

prayed and cried to bearen Grace and peace be multiplied Dibri, of the tribe of Dan.) unto you through the knowledge 2 Kings xix, 4-6, 10, 11, 22. It

Ps. Igriv, 10, 18. O G. of God, and of Jesus our Lord. may be the LORD thy God will long shall the adversary rep

Jude 2. Mercy unto you, and hear all the words of R1b-bakeh, shall the enemy_blasphene peace and love be multiplied.

whom the king of Assyria his name for ever Bemeziber Rer. xxii, 21. The grace of our

master bath sent to reproach the that the enemy hath repous Lord Jesus Christ be with you words which the LORD thy God people have blasphemed

living Gd; and will reprore the LORD, and that the force all. Amen.

hail beard: wherefore lift up thy name.

priser for the remeant that are 1:a. Xxxvii. 4-6. It war bei BLASPHEMY.

ieft. So the servants of king LORD thy God will bear the

Hezekiah came to Isaiah. And of Raushakeh, whom the kine ITS SEVERE REPROBATION.

Isai.h said unto them. Thus shall Assyria luis master bath st! JOB xiii, 7-9. Will ye speak / ye say to your master, Thus saith reproach the living God. apie wickedly for God? and talk d.- the LORD, Be not afraid of the reprove the words whic: ceitfully for him? Will ye accept words which thou hast beini, LORD thy God hath heard: his person? will ye contend for with which the servants of the fore lift up thy prayer for Got? Is it good that he swould king of Assyria have blaspliemed remnant that is left, so the sea search you ont? or as one man me. Thus shall ye speak to vants of king Hezekiah care mcke:h another, do ye 80 moca Hezekiab king of Judah, saying, Isaiah. And Isaiah sail lin?

Let not thy God in whom thou them, Thus shall ye say unto : Job xv, 13, 25, 26. That thou trustest deceive thee, saying, master, Thus suth tbe lo turnth ihy spirit against Goi. Jerusalem shall not be delivered not afraid of the words that t and lettest such wor is gu out of into the land of the king of hast beard, where with the se thy mouth? For ho stretcheth Assyria. Behold, thou hast heart vants of the king of Assta di out his han'l against God, and what the kings of Assyria have blasphemed me. streng heneth himself against the done to all lands, by destroying

Ezek. sx, 27. Tberefore, goc Almighty. He runneth upon them utterly; and shalt thou be bim eren on his neck. upon the delivered? Whom hart thou re: Israel, and say unto then. Ten

man, speak unto thick bo-ses of his bucklers.

Job xxxiv, 37. For he addeth against whom hast thou exalted saith the Lord GUD. Yet in a re belliou unto his s.n; he clappeth thy voice, and lifted up thine eyes

your fatbers have blaspbenes his hands ainong us, and multi- on higb? eren against the Hviy in that they have commidi plieth his words against God. One of Israel.

trespass against mne. Job x1, 2. Shall be that contend. 2 Chron. I, 10, 14-20. Thus

Ezek. XXXV, 12. And though ethi with the Almighty instruct saith Sennacherib king 01 Assyria, know that I am the Lord him he that repruveth God, let abide in the siege in Jerusalem phemies which thou hast and

Whereon do ye trust that ye that I have heard all thy * bim answer it.

Who was there among all the against the mountains of in Job alii, 7. And it was so that, gods of those nations that my saying, They are laid des after the land bad spoken these fathers utterly destroyed, that they are given us to consaxe word, onto Job, the LORD said to 'could deliver his people out of Eliptis2 the Tem nite, My wrath mine hand, that your God should is blasphemed among the Gent

Rom. ii. 24. For the name de is

against thee, and be able to deliver you out of mine through you, as it is written. against 10y two friends: for ye hand? Now therefore let not have s spoken of me the thing Hezekiah deceive you, nor perthat is right, as my servant job suade you on this manner, net her

VARIOUS FORUS OF IT. hath yet believe him: for no god of

DENIAL OF PROVIDENCE Isa. xiis, 16. Surely your turn- any nation, or kingdom was able JOB xxi, 13-15. "They ing of things opsl.ie down shall be to deliver his people out of mine their days in wealth, sed esteemed as the potter's clay: for hand, and out of the hand of my moment go down to the par shall the work say of him that fathers; how much less shall your Therefore they say unto the made it, lle made me not? or I God deliver you out of mine hand? | Depart from us, for ve desires

the knowledge of thy ways. equal. When the righteous turn- | hold their peace, and answered, What is the Almighty, that we eth from his righteousness, and him not a word: for the king's should serve him? and what pro- committeth iniquity, he shall even commandment was, saying, Anfit should we have, if we pray die thereby. But if the wicked swer him not. unto him? turn from his wickedness, and do

Isa. xxxvii, 10. Thus shall ye Job xxii, 17. Which said unto that which is lawful and right, he speak to Hezekiah king of Judah, God, Depart from us: and what shall live thereby. Yet ye say, saying, Let not thy God, in whom can the Almighty do for them?

The way of the Lord is not equal, thou trustest, deceive thee, sayJOB XXXIV, 9. For he hath said, .ye bouse of Israel, I will judge ing, Jerusalem shall not be given It profiteth a man nothing that you every one after his ways.

into the hand of the king of he should delight himself with

Assyria.

THE DIVINE KNOWLEDGE.
God.

The Divine TEUTI.
Job xxii, 12-14. Is not God in
Ps. x, 13. Wherefore doth the
the height of heaven? and behold

Isa. xxxvi, 15. Neither let wicked contemn God? he hath said io his heart, Thouwilt notrequireit.

the height of the stars, how high Hezekiah make you trust in the

And thou sayest, How LORD, saying, The LORD will Ps. 1, 21. These things bast they are! thou done, and I kept silence; / doth God know?, can he judge surely deliver us; this city shall thou thoughtest that I was alto through the dark cloud? Thick not be delivered into the band of gether such an one as thyself: but clouds are a covering to him, that the king of Assyria. I will reprove thee, and set them the circuit of heaven.

he seeth not; and he walketh in 2 Peter iil, 3, 4. Knowing this in order before thine eyes.

first, that there shall come in the

Ps, x, 11. He hath said in his last days scoffers, walking after Ezek. ix, 9. Then said he unto heart, God hath forgotten: he their own lusts.

And saying, me, The iniquity of the house of hideth his face; he will never Where is the promise of his com. Israel and Judah is exceeding see it.

ing? for since the fathers fell great, and the land is full of blood, and the city full of per

Ps. Ixxiii, 11. And they say, were from the beginning of the

asleep, all things continue as they Verseness: for they say, The LORD How doth God know? and is there

creation. hath forsaken the earth, and the knowledge in the most high? LORD seeth not.

Ps. xciv, 7. Yet they say, The Jer. iv, 10. Then said I, AI, Zeph. 1, 12. And it shall come to LORD shall not see, neither shall Lord God! gurely thou hast greatpass at that time, that I will the God of Jacob regard it.

ly deceived this people and Jerusearch Jerusalem with candles, Isa. xxix, 15. Woe unto them salem,saying, Ye shall have peace; and punish the men that are that seek deep to hide their whereas the sword reacheth unto settled on their lees; that say in counsel from the LORD; and their the soul. their heart, The LORD will not do works are in the dark and they Jer. xvii, 15. Behold, they say good, neither will he do evil. say, Who seeth us? and who unto me, Where is thó word of Mal. ill, 13, 14. Your words knoweth us?

the LORD? let it come now. have been stout against me, Isa. xl, 27. Why sayest thou, O waith the LORD: yet ye say, What Jacob, and speakest, O Israel, My deceived'me, and I was deceived;

Jer. xx, 7. O LORD, thou hast have we spoken so much against way is hid from the Lord, and my thou art stronger than I, and hast thee? Ye have said, It is vain to judgment is passed over from my prevailed: I am in derision daily, serve God; and what proit is it God?

every one mocketh me. that we have kept his ordinance,

Ezek. vlli, 12, 13. Then said he and that we have walked mourn: unto me, son of man, hast thou AND ALSO THE DIVINE GOODNESS fully before the LORD of hosts? seen what the ancients of the

IMPUGNED. houseof Israel do in the dark,every DIVINE JUSTICE DOUBTED.

in the chambers of his

Job vil, 19. How long wilt thou Job ix, 16, 17. If I had called, imagery? for they say, The LORD not depart from me, nor let me and he had answered me, vet seetb us not; the LORD hath for: alone till I swallow down my would I not believe that he had saken the earth. He said also spittle? hearkened unto my voice. For unto me, Turn thee yet again, and Job ix, 34, 35. Let him tako he breaketh me with a tempest, thou shalt see greater abomina- his rod away from me, and let not and multiplieth my wounds with. tions that they do.

his fear terrify me; Then would I out cause.

speak, and not fear him: but it is Job xix, 6, 7. Know now that

not so with me.

TIE DIVINE POWER. God hath overthrown me, and

Job x, 2-7. I will say unto God, hath compassed me with his net.

P3. lxxviii, 19, 20. Yea, they do not condemn me; shew me Beliold, I cry out of wrong, but I spake against God; they said, Can wherefore thou contendest with am not beard: I cry aloud, but God furnish a table in the wilder

me. Is it good unto thee that there is no judgment.

ness? Behold, he smote the rock, tbou shouldest oppress, that thou

that the waters gushed out, and shouldest despise the work of Job xxxiv, 5, 6. For Job hath

the streams overflowed; can he said, I am righteous; and God hath give bread also? can be provide counsel of the wicked?

thine hands, aud shine upon the taken away my judgment. Shouldı ilesia for his people?

Hast lie against my right, my wound is

thou eyes of flesh, or seest thou as incurable without transgression. Isa. xxxvi, 18, 20, 21. Beware man seeth. Are thy days as the

lest Hezekiah persuade you, say- days of man? are thy years as Ezek. xvill, 25. Yet ye say, The ing, The Lord will deliver us. man's days, That thou enquirest way of the Lord is not equal. Hath any of the gods of the na- after mine iniquity, and searchest Hear now, O house of Israel, Is tions delivered his land out of the after my sin? Thou knowest that not my way equal? are not your hand of the king of Assyria? Who I am not wicked; and there is ways unequal?

are they among all the gods of none that can deliver out of thine Ezek. xxxill, 17-20. Yet the these lands, that have delivered hand. children of thy people say, The their land out of my hand, that Job xill, 25, 26. Wilt thou break way of the LORD is not equal; but, the LORD should deliver Jerusa- a leaf driven to and fro? and will as for them, their way is not I lem out of my hand? But they thou pursue the dry stubble? For

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PROPHECY.

1.

1 Sam. xv, 10. Then came the Isa. xiii, 1. The burden of THE COMMISSION. word of the LORD unto Samuel, Babylon, which Isaiah the son of 2 Chron. xxxvi, 15. And the saying.

Amoz did see.

NATHAN LORD God of their fathers sent to

Isa. xiv, 28. In the year that them by his messengers, rising 2 Sam. vii, 4. And it came to king Ahaz died was this burden. up betimes, and sending; because pass that night, that the word of

1sq. xxxviii, 4. Then came the he had compassion on his people, the LORD came unto Nathan, word of the LORD to Isaiah, sayand on his dwelling-place. saying.

ing

JEHU. 18c, vi, 8. Also I heard the voice

JEREMIAH. of the LORD, saying, Whoin shall 1 Kings xvi, 1. Then the word

Jer. 1, 4. Then the word of the I gend, and who will go for us? of the Lordcame to Jehu the son

LORD came unto me, saying. Then said I, Here am 1; send me. of llananí against Baasha, saying.

Jer. vii, 1. The word that came Jer. i, 10. See, I have this day

GAD.

to Jeremiah from the LORD, sayset thee over the nations, and over the kingdoms, to root out, and

1 Chron. xxi, 9. And the LORD

ing.

Jer. xi, 1. The word that came to pull down, and to destroy, and spake unto Gad, David's seer, to throw down, to build, and to saying.

to Jeremiah from the LORD, say. plant.

SHEMAIAHI.

ing Ezek. il, 7. And thou shalt 2 Chron. xi, 2. But the word of

Jer. xiii, Then the word of speak my words unto tuem, the LORD came to Shemaiah the the LORD came unto me, saying. whether they will hear, or whether man of God, saying.

Jer. xvi, 1. The word of the they will forbear; for they are

LORD came also unto me, saying. most rebellious.

DAVID.

Jer. xviii, 1. The word which Ezek. iii, 4. And he said unto 2 Sam. xxii, 1. And David

came to Jeremiah from the LORD, me, Son of man, go, get thee unto spake unto the Lord the words saying. the house of Israel, and speak of this song, in the day that the with my words unto them.

Jer, xx, 1. Now Pashur the son LORD had delivered him out of the

of Immer the priest, who was Ezek. xi, 4. Therefore prophesy band of all his enemies, and out

also chief governor in the house against them, prophesy, o sou of of the hand of Saul.

of the LORD), heard that Jeremiah man.

2 Sam. xxiii, 1, 2. Now these be prophesied these things. Rev. s, 11. And he said unto me, the son of Jesse said, and the man the last words of David. David

Jer. xxv, 1, 2. The word that Thou must prophesy again before

came to Jeremiah concerning all many peoples, and nations, and who was raised up on high, the anointed of the God of Jacob, and

the people of Judah in the fourth tongues, and kings. the sweet psalmist of Israel, said, Josiah king of Judah, that was

year of Jehoiakim the

son of The Spirit of the LORD spake by the first year of Nebuchadrezzar To SAMUEL.

me, and his word was in my king of Babylon; The which 1 Sam. iii, 4-10. That the LORD

tongue. culled Samuel: and he answered,

Jeremiah the prophet spake unto Here am 1. And he ran unto En David the son of Jesse are euded all the inhabitants of Jerusalem,

P3. lxxii, 20. The prayers of all the people of Judah, and to and said, Here an l; for thou calledst me. And he said, I called

saying.

SOLOMON. not; lie down again. And ho

Jer. xxvi, 1. In the beginning went and lay down. And the

Prov.xxx, 1. The words of Agur of the reign of Jehotakim the son LORD called

yet again, Samuel. the son of Jakeh, even the pro. of Josiah king of Judah, came And Samuel aroge and went to phecy: the man spake unto Ithiel, this word from the Lord, saying. Eli, and said, Here am l; for thou even unto Ithiel and Ucal. didst call me. And he answered, Prov. xxxi, 1. The words of

Jer, xxvii, 1. In the beginning I called not, my son; lie down king Lemuel, the prophecy that

of the reign of Jehoiakim the son again. Now Samuel did not yet his mother taught him.

of Josiah king of Judah, came

this word unto Jeremiah from the know the LORD, Deither was the word of the LORD yet revealed

ELIJAH.

LORD, saying. unto him. And LORD called Samuel again the third time of the LORD came unto bim, say- Jeremiah the prophet sent from

1 Kings xvii, 8. And the word

Jer. xxix, 1, 24, 30 Now these

are the words of the letter that And he arose and went to Eli, and said, Here am 1; for thou

Jerusalem unto the residue of the didst call me. And Eli perceived

1 Kings xxi, 17, 28. And the elders which were carried away that the Lord had called the child. Word of the Lord came to Elijah captives

, and to the priests, and Therefore Eli said unto Samuel, tho Tishbite, saying. And the

to the prophets, and to all the Go, lie down; and it shall be, if he word of the LORD came to Elijah people, whom

Nebuchadnezzar call thee, that thou shalt say, the Tisbite, sayiug.

had carried away captive from Speak, LORD; for thy servant lear

Jerusalem to Babylon. Thus

ISAIAR. eth. So Samuel went and lay

shalt thou also speak to Shemaian down in his place. And the LORD Isa, il, 1. The word that Isaiah the Nehelamita, saying. Then came, and stood, and called as at the son of Amoz saw concerning came the word of the LORD unio other times, Samuel, Samuel. Judah and Jerusalem.

Jeremiah, saying. Then Samuel answered, Speak; Isa. viii, 5. The LORD spake also Jer, xxx, 1, 4. The word that for thy servant beareth,

me again, saying.

came Jeremiah from the LORD,

ing.

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