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soever sinneth hath not seen him, mind, live in peace; and the God John 1, 47. Jesns saw Nathanael noither known him. Little chil- of love and peace shall be with coming to him, and salth of him, dren, let no man deceive you: be you.

Behold an Israelite indeed, in that doeth righteousness is right- Phil. I, 10. That ye may approve

whom is no guile! eous, even as he is righteous. Ho things that are excellent; that yo that committeth sin is of the may be sincere and without of

VII. devil: for the devil sinneth from fence till the day of Christ.

DUTIES ON THE PART OF the beginning. For this purpose

Phil. ii, 15. That yo may be THE REDEEMED, the Son of God was manifested, blameless and harmless, the sons that he might destroy the works of God, without rebuke, in the

TO LOVE GOD. of the devil. Whosoever is born midst of a crooked and perverse

Deut. vi, 5. And thou shalt love of God doth not commit sin; for nation, among whom yo shine as the LORD thy God with all thine his seed remaineth in him: and he

heart, and with all thy soul, and cannot sin, because he is born of lights in the world.

with all thy might God.

Çol. I, 28, 29. Whom we preach,

Deut. x, 12, 13. And now, Israel, 1 John v, 18. We know that warning every man, and teaching

what doth the Lord thy God rewhosoever is born of God sinneth every inan in all wisdom; that we not; but he that is begotten of God may present every man perfect inquire of thee, but to fear the LORD

Christ Jesus; Whereunto I also thy God, to walk in all his ways, keepeth himself, and that wicked labour, striving according to his and to love him, and to serve the one toucheth him not.

working, which worketh in me LORD thy God with all thy heart, mightily.

and with all thy soul, To keep the Their DUTY TO Reach IT.

1 Thess. ill, 13. To the end he commandments of the Lord, and Gen. xvii, 1. And when Abram

bis statutes, which I command may stablish your hearts unblamewas ninety years old and nine, the able in holiness before God, even

thee this day for thy good? LORD appeared to Abram, and our Father, at the coming of our

Deut. xi, 1. Therefore thou shalt said unto him, I am the Almighty Lord Jesus Christ with all his love the Lord thy God, and keep God; walk before me, and be thou saints.

bis charge, and his statutes, and perfect.

his judgments, and bis command. Deut. v, 32, 33. Yo shall ob give in charge, that they may be

1 Tim. V, 7. And these things

ments alway, serve to do therefore as the blameless.

Josh. xxii, 5, 6. But tako dillLORD your God hath commanded

Heb. vi, 1-3. Therefore, leaving ment, and the law, which Moses,

gent beed to do the command. you: ye shall not turn aside to the right hand or to the left. Yo

the principles of the doctrine of the servant of the LORD, charged shall walk in all the ways which Christ, let us go on unto perfec- you, to love the Lord your God, the Lord your God hath com- tion; not laying again the founda-and'to walk in all his ways, and to mandled you, that yo may live, tion of repentance from dead keep his commandments, and to and that it may be well with you, works, and of faith toward God, cleave unto him, and to serve lim and that yo may prolong your or the doctrine of baptisms, and

with all your heart, aud with all days in the land which ye shall of laying on of hands, and of re

your soul. So Joshua blessed surrection of the dead, and of lihem, and sent them away: and possess. Deut. xviii, 13. Thou shalt be eternal judgment. And this will they went unto their tents.

we do, if God permit. perfect with the LORD thy God.

Josh. xxill, 11. Take good heed 2 Pet. iii, 14. Wherefore, be therefore outo yourselves, that yo Deut. xxvii. 26. Cursed be he loved, seeing that ye look for such love the LORD your God. that confirmeth not all the words things, be diligent that ye may be of this law to do them; and all the tound of him in peace, without

P3. xviii, 1. I will love thee, O people shall say, Amen. spot, and blameless.

LORD, my strength. Josh. I, 7. Only be thou strong,

Ps. xxxi, 23. O love the LORD, and very courageous, that thou INSTANCES OF COMPARATIVE all ye his saints: for the LORD premayest observe to do according to

PERFECTION.

serveth the faithful, and plentiall the law which Moses my ser

fully rewardeth the proud doer. vant commanded thee: turn not

Gen. vl, 8, 9. But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD. his love upon me, therefore will I

P3. xci, 14. Because he hath set from it to the right hand or to the

These are the generations of left, that thou mayest prosper Noah: Noah was a just man, and deliver hum: I will set liin on whithersoever thou guest. Josh. xxiii, 6. Be ye therefore perfect in his generations, and wcb, because he hath known my Noah walked with God.

Dumo. very courageons to keep and to

Ps. cxlv, 20. - Num. xxiil, 21. He hath not bodo all that is written in the book

The LORD preof the law of Moses, that ye turn held iniquity in Jacob, neither hath serveth all them that love him: not aside therefrom to the right Lord his God is with bim, and the he

but all the wicked will be destroy.

seen perverseness in Israel: the band or to the left.

Matth. x, 37. He that loveth fa1 Kings viii, 61. Let your heart shout of a king is among them,

ther or nother more than me, is therefore be perfect with the

1 Kings xv, 14. But the high loveth son or daughter more than

not worthy of me; and he that Lond our God, to walk in his places were not removed; neverstatutes, and to keep his comtheless Asa's heart was perfect

me, is not worthy of me. mandments, as at this day. with the Lond all his days.

Matth. xxii, 37, 38. Jesus said

uut uim, Thou shalt love the Mulh. v, 48. Be ye therefore Job I, 1. There was a man in Lord thy God with all thy heart, perfect, even your Father the land of Uz, whose name was and with all thy soul, and with all which is in heaven is perfect. Job; and that man was periect thy mind. This is the fist and 2 Cor. xlli, 9, 11. For we are

and upright, and one that feared great commandment. glad when we are weak, and ye God, and eschewed evil,

Mark xil, 33, 31. And to love are strong: and this also we wish, Luke 1, 6. And they were both him with all the heart, and with eren your perfection. Finally, righteous before God, walking in all the understanding, and with brethren, farewell. Be perfect, all the commandments and ordi- all the soul, and with all the be of good comfort, be of one nances of the Lord blameluss.

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bour as himself, is more than all of hosts himself; and let him be est fear the LORD thy God, to keep whole burnt-offerings and sacri- your fear and let him be your all his statuiles and his command. fices. And when Je-119 saw that dread.

ments, which I command thee, he answeredi discreetly, he said

Jer. V, 22. Fear ye not me? thou, and thy son, and thy son's unto him, Thou art not far from

saith the LORD: will ye not trem- son, all the days of thy life; and the king lom of God. And no man

ble at my presence, which have that thy days may be prolonged. after that durst ask him any ques- placed tho sand for the bound of And the Le coinmanded us to tion. the sea by a perpetual decree, that

do all these statutes, to fear thie 1 Cor. viil, 3. But if any min it cannot pass it; and thouzli the Lord our God, for our good love God, the same is knowo of waves thereof toss theinselves, always, that he might preserve us hiin,

yet can they not prevail; though alive, as it is at this day.

they roar, yet can they not puss Ps. XXV, 12-14. What man is he AND AT THE SAME TIME TO FEAR over it?

that fearetli the LURD? him shall Ilum.

Luke xil, 4, 5. And I say unto le teach in the way that he shall Ecol. xx, 20. And Moses said you, my friends, Be not afraid of choose. His soul shall well at unto the people, Fear not: for them that kill the body, and after ease; and his seed shall inberit the God is come to prove you, and that have no more that they can earth. The secret of the LORD 23 that is fear may be before your do: But I will forewarn you will them that fear him; and be faces, that ye siu not.

wliom ye shall fear: fear him, will show the:n his covenant. Deut. viii, 6. Therefore thou whitch, after he bath killed, bath shule kerp ibe commandments of power to cast into bell; yea, I say ye bis saints: for there is no want

Ps. xxxiv, I, 10. O fear the Lorn, the LORD thy God, to walk in his unto you, Fear laim.

to them that fear litm. Tlie young ways, and to fear hiin.

Heb. xli, 29. Wherefore, we re- lions do lack, and suffer lunger, 1 Sam. xii, 24. Only fear the ceiving a kingdom which cannot but they that seek the LORD sbali LOR, and serve him in truth with be moved, let us bave grace, not want any good thing. all your beurt: for consider how whereby we may serve God acgreat things he hath done for you. ceplubly with reverence and godly is high above the earth, so great

P3. ciii, 11, 12. For as the heaven 1 Kings viii, 4). That they feur..

is his mercy toward them that may fear thee all the days that

As far as tlie east is
they live in the lind which thou Gen. xlli, 18. And Joseph said rear hiin.
guvest unto our fathers.

unto them the third day, This do, from the west, so fur bath le re-
and live; for I lear God.

moved our transgressiuus from 2 kings xvii, 36, 37, 39. But the

us.

Erod. ix, 20. He that feared the L'E'), he brought you up out of the land of Expwith great power, word of the LORD among the ser

P3. cxv, 13. He will bless them

that fear the LORD, both small and annil a stretchi-out arm, buna ball vants of Pharaoh mrtio his serye fear, and bin slall yo llorslip, I vants and his callle tive into the treat. houses.

P3. cxxviii, 1. Blessed is every an I tu liiin shill ye do sacrifice. And the statutes, and the ordin- 1 Kings xvill, 3. And Ahab call- one that leareth the LORD; that

walketh in his ways. ances, and the law, and the com- od Obadial, which was the gov. mandment, which he wrote for ernor of his house: (now Obadiah

Prov. iii, 7, 8. Be not wise in yoll, yo shall observe to do for feared the LORD greatly.)

thine own eyes: fear the LORD, evermire; anl ye shall not tear Ezra ix, 4. Then were assem. and depart from evil. It shall be other greit. But the LORD your bled unto me every one that health to thy navel and marrow God ye shall itar, and ho shall trembled at the words of the God to thy bones deliver you out of the hand of all of Israel, becanse of the trans

Prov. ix, 10, 11. The fear of the your enemies.

gression of those that had been LORD is the beginning of wis lom; 1 Chron. xvi. 30. Fear before carried away, and I sat astoniou and the knowledge of the Holy is hiin, all the earth ihe world also until the evening sacrifice.

understanding: For by mo thy shall be stable, that it be not Job xiii, 11. Shall not his ex- Ways shall be multiplied, and the moved.

cellency inake you afraid? and his years of thy life shall be increas2 Çhron. vi, 31. That they may dread full upon you?

ed. fear then, to walk in thy was so Job xxiii, 15. Therefore am I Prov. xiv, 26. 27. In the fear of long as they live in the land which troubled at his presence: when I the LORD is strong confidence; thou i Vest unto our luthers. consider, I am afraid of him. and his children shall have a place P3. xxxiii, 7, 8. IIe gathereth P3. cxix, 120. My flesh trem

of retuze. The fear of the LORD tho waters of the sea turether as bleth for fear of thee; and I am

is a turntain of life, to depart an heap; he luse h up the depth in afraid of thy judgments.

from the snares of death. storelo1180s. Let all the eartla

Jonah i, 9. And he said unto

Prov. XVI, 6, 7. By mercy and fear the Lord: let all the inhabi, them, I am an llebrew; and I fear truth iniquity is purged; and by tunts of the world stand in il We of the Lord, the God of heaven, the fear of the Lord men depart hiin.

which bath made the sea and the from evil. When a mud's ways P3. lxxvi. 7. Thou, even thou, dry land.

please the LORD, he maheth even art to be feared: anl who may

Iłab. ill, 16.

his enemies to be at Deace with

When I heard, stand in thy sigut when onco thou my belly trembled; my lips quív.

him. art angry? ered at the voice; rotterness en

Prov. xix, 23. The fear of the P3 lxxxix, 7. God is greatly to tered into

my bones, and I LORD tendeth to lile: and he that be feared in the assembly of the trembled in myself, that I might hath it shall abide satisfied; he saints and to be had in reverence rest in the day of trouble; when shall not be visited with evil. of all them that are about him.

he cometh up unto the people, he Isa. xxxiii, 6. And wisdom and P3. xcix, 1 The Lord reigneth; will invade them with his troops. knowledge shall be the stability let the people tremble, ho sítteth

of thy times, and stiength of sal. bitreen the cherubiins; let tho BLESSINGS ATTACHED TO SUCH vation; the fear of the LORD is bis eurth be moved.

REVEREXCE.

treasure. Isa. viii, 13. Sanctify tho LORD Dcut. vi, 2, 24. That thou might- Luke i 60. And his mercy is on

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them that fear him from genera- Isa. xvil. 7. At thit day shall & , will meritate also of all thy work, tivu lo generation.

man look to his Maker, and his and talk of thy doings.

eyes shall have respect to the lloly Ps. cxix, 23, 24, 52. Princes also Prov. 1, 29-31. For that they had One of Israel.

did sit and speak against me: but hated knowledge, and did not 1803. *X, 18. And therefore will thy servant did meditato in thy choose the fear of the Lord: They the LORD wait, that he may be gra- stitutes. would none of my counsel: they cions unto you,

Tiiy testimonies also

and therefore are my delight, and my counseldespised all my reproof: There will be be exaliod, that he may lors. I remembered thy judge toru stall they eat of the fruit of have mercy upon you: for the ments of old, O LOKb; and buvo their own way, and be tilled with Lord is á Guit of judgment : comforted myself. their own devices.

blessed are all they that wait for Ps. cxliii, 5. I remember tho

him. TO WORSHIP HIM.

days of old; I meditate on all thy Gen xxii, 5. And Abraham said

Isa. xl, 31. But they that wait works; I muse on the work of unto his young men, Abide ye upon the LORD shall renew their thy hands. here with ihe ass; ani I and the strength; they shall mount up lad will go yonder and worship, with wings as eagles; they shall Gen. xxiv, 63. And Israc went and come #gain to you.

run, and not be wears; and they out to meditate in the tield at the shull walk, and not faint.

even-tiue. Gen. xxiv, 26. And the man bowed down lois head and wor- Micah vil, 7. Therefore I will shipped the LORD.

look untu thie LORD; I will wait TO BEWARE OF SIN. 1 Sam. xv, 30,31. Then ho sald, for the God of my súlvation : my

Psain cxix, 113. I bate rain God will hear me. I have sinned; yet honour me

thoughts: but thy law do i luvu. now, I pray thee, belore the elders John iv, 23. But the hour cometh,

Prov. vi, 14, 15. Frowardness is of my people, and beforo Israel, and now is, when the true wor

in his heart, he devisetli inischief and iurn again with me, that I shippers shall worship the Father

continually; he soweth discord. may worship the Lord thy God. in spirit anit in truth; for the Fa- Therelore shall his calamity come So Samuel turned again after ther seeketh such to worship him. suddenly; suddenly siull he be Saul; and Saul worshipped the Acts xviii, 7. And he departed broken without remedy. LORD. thence, and entered into a certain

Prov. xii, 5, 6. The thonghts of 1 Chron. xvi, 29. Give into the man's huuso, named Justus, one

the righteous are right; but the LORD the glory due unto his name: that worshipped God, whose

counsely of the wicked are deceit. bring an vltering, and come before house joined hard to tho syna- The worils of the wicked are to him; worship the LORD in the sugue.

lie in wait for blood: but the beauty of holiness.

Ileb, si, 21. By faith Jacob, month of the upright shall deliver Ps. xxvII, 14. Wait on the Lord; when he was a dying, blessed both them. be of good courage, and he shall the song of Joseph; and wor

Prov. XV, 26. The thoughts of strengthen thine leart: wait, I shipped, leaning upon the top of the wicked are an abomination to say, outlio LORD. his stuff.

the LORD: but the words of the Ps. xxxiii, 20. Our soul waiteth

pure are pleasant wurus. for the Lond: he is vur help and TO MEDITATE UPON HIM.

Prov. xxiv, 3, 9. 11. 12. IIe that our shield.

Ps. iv, 4. Stand in awe, and sin devisetli to do evil shall be called Ps. lix, 17. Unto thee, O my not : commune with your own a mischievous person. Thetlionight strength will I sing: for Goil is my heart upon your bed, and be still. of foolishness is sin; and the scurdelence and the God of my mercy. Selah.

ner is an abomination to men. If Ps. Ixil, 1, 4, 5. Truly my soul Ps. XVI, 7. I will bless the LORD thou forbear tu deliver them that waltell upon God: from him who hathi given me counsel: my are drawn unto death, and those cometh my salvation. They only reins also iusiruct me in the night that are ready to be slain; il thou consuit to cast him down from his seasons.

sayest, Behold, we knew it not; excellency: they delight in lies: P8. xix, 14. Let the words of my

doth not he that pondereth the they bless with their mouth, but mouth, and thie meditation of my heart consider it? and lie that they curse inwardly. Selah. My heart, be acceptable in thy sight,

keepetli thy soul, dotlı not ho seui, wait thou only upon God; O LORD, my strength, and my re

know it and shall not be render fur my expectation is from him. deemer.

to every man according to bis Ps. Ixxxvi, 9. All uations whom

works?

P3. xxxix, 8. My heart was hot thou last mide shall como and within me; while I was musing

Prov. xxvill, 26. IIe that trusteth worship before the, O Lord; and the fire burned: then spake I with in luis own heart is a foul: but Whioshull glority thy name. my tongue.

so walketh wisely, he shall be dePs. xcvi, 9. O worship the LORD

livered.

P3. xlix. 3. My month shall in the beauty of holiuess: fear Lo speak of wisdom; and the medita

Jer. iv, 14. O Jerusalem, wash fore him, all the earth. tion of my lieart shall be of un

thine heart from wickedness, that Ps. cxxx, 4-6. But there 13 for- derstanding.

thou mayest be saved: how long giveness with thce, that thou mayest be leared. I wait for the considered the days of old, the

Ps. Isxvil, 5, 6, 10--12. I have shall thy vain thoughits lodge

within thee? LOID, my soul doth wait, and in years of ancient times. I call to

Jcr. vi, 18, 19. Therefore hear, his wordt do I hope. Dy soul remembrance my song in the ye uations, and know, O congreroaiteth for the LORD more than night: I commune with mine own gation, what is among them. thay that watch for the morning; I heurt; and iny spirit made diligent Hear, 0 earth: behold, 1 will bring say, more than they that watch for the morning

carch. And I said, This is my evil upon this people, cren the

tofii mits: but I will remember the fruit of their thoughts, because 180. viii, 17. And I will wait years of the right land of the they have not hearkened into my opou the Lord, that hideth his most ligh. I will remember the words, uor to my law, but rejected fuck from the house of Jacob, and works of the LORD; surely I will it. I will look for him.

remember tby wonders of old. I Ezek. xi, 21. But as for them whose heart walketh after the them, the same shall be called 1 John II, 26. These things have heart of their detestable things great in the kingdom of heaven. I written unto you concerning and their abominations, I will re- Matth. xviii, 6, 7. But whoso shall them that seduce you. compenge their way upon their offend one of these little ones own heads, saith the Lord God. which believe in me, it were

SAFEGUARD AGAINST

TEMPTATION. Matth. xv, 18-20. But those better for him that a millstone things which proceed out of the

were hanged about his neck, and WATCIIFULNESS AND PRATER. mouth come forth from the heart; that he were drowned in the depth

Neh. iv, 9. Nevertheless we made of the sea. Woe unto the world and they defile the man. For out

our prayer unto our God, and set of the heart proceed evil thoughts, because of offences! for it must

a watch against them day and murders, adulteries, fornications, needs be that offences come; but thefts, false witness, blasphemies. woo to that man by whom the of- | night, because of them.

Amos iv, 12. Therefore thus will These are the things which detile fence cometh!

I do unto thee, O Israel: and be. a man: but to eat with unwashen Matth. xxiii, 18. But woe unto

cause I will do this unto thee, hands defileth not a man,

you, scribes and Pharisees, bypoMark vil, 20--23. And he said, crites! for ye shut up the kingdom prepare to meet thy God, o Israel.

Matth. xxiv, 42-41. Watch thereThat which cometh out of the of heaven against men: for ye man, that defileth the man. For neither go in yourselves, neither fore: for ye kuow not what hour

But know from within, out of the heart of suffer ye them that are entering your Lord doth come. to go in.

this, that if the goodman of the men, proceed evil thoughts, adul

house had known in what watch teries, fornications, murders,

Bark iv, 15. And these are they the thief would come, he would Theits, covetonsness, wickelness, by the way-side, where the word have watched, and would not hare deceit, lasciviousness, an evil eye, is sown; but, when they have suffered his house to be broken blasphemy, pride, foolishness: Ali heard, Satan cometh immediately, these evil things come from with and taketh away the word that up. Therefore be ye also ready:

for in such an hour as ye think in, and defile tho man. was sown in their hearts.

not the Son of man cometh. Acts viii, 21,22. Thou hast neither Mark ix, 42. And whosoever

Matth. xxv, 13. Watch therepart nor lot in this matter: for shall offend one of these little ones fore; for ye know neither the day thy heart is not right in the sight that believe in me, it is better for

nor the hour wherein the Son of of God. Repent therefore of this him that a millstono were hanged

man cometh. thy wickedness, and pray God, if about his neck, and he wore cast perhaps the thonght of thine into the sea.

Matth. xxvi, 40, 41. And ho heart may be forgiven thee. Luke xvii, 1, 2. Then said he findeth them asleep, and 'saith

cometh unto the disciples, and James iv, 17. Therefore to him unto the disciples, It is impossible unto Peter, what could ye not that knoweth to do good, and but that offences will come: but watch with me one hour? Watch doeth it not, to him it is sin. woe unto him through whom they and pray, that ye enter not into

come! It were better for him that temptation: the spirit indeed is TEMPTATION.

a millstone were hanged about his willing, but the flesh is weak. Prov. ix, 15-17. To call pas-1 neck, and he cast into the sea, than that he should offend one of

Mark xiii, 33--37. Take ye heed, sengers who go right on their these little ones.

watch and pray: for ye know not Ways: Whoso is simple, let him

when the time is. For the son of turn in hither; and as for him that

Luke xxii, 40. And when he was wanteth understanding, she saith at the place, he said unto them, journey, who left his house, and

man is as a man taking a far to hiin, stolen waters are sweet, Pray that ye enter not into tempt-gave authority to his servants, and and bread eaten in secret is plea- ation.

to every man his work, and comsunt.

2 Cor. 11, 11. Lest Satan should manded the porter to watch. Prov. xii, 26. The righteous is get an advantage of us: for we are Watch ye therefore; for ye kuow more excellent than his neigh not ignorant of his device:.

not when the master of the house bour: but the way of the wicked 2 Cor. xii, 7. And lest I should cometh, at even, or at midnight, seduceth them.

be exalted above measure through or at the cock-crowing, or in the Prov. XVI, 29. A violent man the abundance of the revelations, morning; Lest, coming suddenly, enticth his neighbour, and lead there was given to me a thorn in he find you sleeping. And what eth him into the way that is not the flesh, the messenger of Satan I say unto you, I say unto all, good.

to buffet me, lest I should be ex- Watch. Prov. xxvill, 10. Whoso causeth alted above measure.

Mark xiv, 37, 38. And lie cometh, the ri hteous to go astray in an Eph. 11, 2. Wherein in time past and findeth them sleeping, and evil way, he shall fall bimself into ye walked according to the course saith unto Peter, Simon, sleepest his own pit: but the upright shall of this world, according to the thou? couldest not thou watch one have good things in possession. prince of the power of the air, the hour? Watch ye, and pray, lesi ya Dalth. iv, 10, 11. Then saith children of disobedience. spirit that now worketh in the enter into temptation: the spirit

truly is ready, but the flesh is Jesus unto him, Get thee hence,

1 Thess. iil, 5. For this cause,

weak. Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt when I could no longer forbear, Í

Luke xil, 35-38. Let your loins wurslip the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve. Then sent to know your taith, lest by be girded about, and your lights the devil leavetli him, and, behold, some means the tempter have burning; And ye yours-lves like angels came and ministered unto tempted you, and our labuur be in unto men that wait for their lord,

when he will returu from the him. Malth v, 19. Whosoever there.

1 Tim. v, 15. For some are al- wedding; that, when he cometh

and knocketh, they may open unto fore slull break one of these least ready turned aside after Satan.

him inmediately.

Blessed aro comman linents, and shall teach 2 Tim. iii, 13. But evil men ana those servants, whom the lord men s.), he shall be called the least seducers shall wax worse and when he cometh shall find watch. in the kind of heaven: but worse, deceiving, and being de- ing: verily I say unto you, that he whosoover shall do and teach ceived.

shall gird himself, and make lhem 622

vain.

to sit down to meat, and will come provoked the most hign God, and | bat my righteousness shall be for forth and serve them. And if he kept not his testimonies.

ever, and
my salvation

from shall come in the second watch, Isa. XXVI, 10. Let favour be generation to generation. or come in the third watch, and showed to the wicked, yet will he Jer. xvil, 5, 6. Thus saith the find them so, blessed are those not learn righteousness: in the LORD, Cursed be the man that Rervants.

land of uprightness will he deal trusteth in man, and maketh flesh Luke xxi, 33-36. Heaven and unjustly, and will not behold the bis arm, and whose heart departe earth s:all pass away; but my majesty of the LORD.

eth from the LORD: For he shall words shall not pass away. And flosea vil, 15. Though I have be like the heath in the desert, take heed to yourselves, lest at bound and strengthened their and shall not seo when good comany time your bearts be over: arms, yet do they imagine mis- oth; but shall inhabit the parcheil charged with surfeiting, and chief against me.

places in the wilderness, in a salt drunkenness, and cares of this

land and not inhabited. life, and so that day come upon thee in the wilderness, in the land Hosea xii, 5, 6. I did know

Matth. x, 26. Fear them not yon, unawares. For as a spare of great drought. According to therefore: for there is nothing shall it come on all them that their pasture, so were they filled: covered, that shall not be revealdwell on the face of the whole they were niled, and their heart ed; and wid, that shall not be earth. Watch yo therefore, and was exalted; therefore have they

known. pray always, that ye may be

forgotten me. accounted worthy to escape all

John xv, 18, 19. If the world these things that shall come to

Matth. iv, 7. Jesus said unto hate you, ye know that it hated pass, and to stand before the Son him,

If is written again, Thou me before it hated you of man.

shalt not tempt the Lord thy wero of the world, the world God.

would love his owu: but because Luke xxii, 46. And snid unto them, Why sleep ye?

ye are not of the world, but I Luke iv, 12. And Jesus an- have chosen you out of the world,

Rise and pray, lest ye enter iuto teinptation sering sald unto bim, It is said, therefore the world hateth you. 1 Cor. xvi, 13 Watch ye, stand

Thou shalt not tempt the Lord
thy God.

John xvil, 14-18. I have given fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.

1 Cor. 1, 13. There hath no hated them, because they are not

them thy word; and the world 1 Peter iv, 7. But the end of all temptation taken you but such as of the world, even as I am not of things is at hand: be ye therefore faithful, who will not suffer you shouldest take them out of the

is common to man: but God is the world. I pray not that thou soler, and watch unto prayer.

to be tempted above that ye are Rev. iii, 2 3. Be watchful, and able; but will with the temptation world, but that thou shouldest strengthen the things which re- also'mako a way to escape, that keep them from the evil. They main, that are ready to die: for I ye may be able to bear it.

are not of the world, even as I am have not found thy works perfect

not of the world. Sanctify them before God. Remember there

James i, 13-15. Let no man say through thy truth: thy word is fore how thou hast received and when he is tempted, I am tempted truth. As thou hast sent me into heard, and hold fast, and repent. of God: for God cannot be tempted the world, even so bave I also If therefore thou shalt not watch, with evil, neither tempteth he sent them into the world. I will come on thee as a thief, and any man: But every man is

Rom. xii, 2. And be not conthou shalt not know what hour I tempted, when he is drawu away formed to this world; but be ye will come upon thee.

of his own lust, and enticed. transformed by the renewing of

Then, when lust hath conceived, your mind, that ye may prove CAUTION AGAINST IN

it bringeth forth sin; and sin, what is tbat good, and acceptable, GRATITUDE.

when it is finished, bringeth forth and perfect will of God.

death. Vum. xiv, 22. Because all those

Col. iii, 2. Set your affection on men which have seen my glory,

Rev. 111, 10. Because thou hast things above, not on things on the and my miracles which i dn-in kept the word of my patience, I

eartb. Egypt, and in the wilderness, have also will keep thee from the hour

James iv, 4. Ye adulterers and templed ine now these ten times. of temptation, which shall come Surely they shall not see the land upon all the world, to try them the friendship of the world is

adulteresses, know yo not that which I sware unto their fathers. that dwell upon the earth.

enmity with God? whosoever Deut. vi, 16. Ye shall not tempt

therefore will be a friend of the the Lord your God, as ye tempted NON-CONFORMITY TO THE world is the enemy of God. him in Massah,

WORLD, ETC.

1 John it, 15-18. Love not the Deut. xxxii, 6. Do ye thus re- Isa. X, 24, 25. Therefore thus world, neither the things thut are quite the LORD, () foolish people saith the Lord God of liosts. O my in the world. If any min love the and unwist? is not he thy father people that dwellest in Zion, be world, the love of the Father is that hath bouglit thee? hath he not afraid of the Assyrian: le not in him. For all that is in the not made thee, and established shall smite thee with a rod, and world, the lust of the flesh, and thee?

shall lift up his staff against thee, the inst of the eyes, and the pride 2 Chron. xxxII, 25. But Heze after the manner of Egypt. For of life, is not of the Father, but is kialı rendered not again accoril- yet a very little while, and the of the world. And the world ing to the benefit done unto lim; indignation shall cease, and mine passeth away, and the lust therafor his heart was lified up: there anger, in their destruction.

of: but he that doeth the will of fore there was wrath upon him, Isa. 11, 7, 8. Hearken unto me, God abideth for ever. Little and upon Judah and Jerusalem.

ye that know righteousness, the children, it is the last time: and as Ps. Ixxvili, 18. 41, 56. And they people in whose heart is my law; yo have hcard that antichrist tempted God in their heart, by iear ye not the reproach of men, shall come, even now are there asking meat for their lust. Yei, neither be ye afraid of their re many antichrists; whereby we they turned back, and tempted vilings. For the moth shall eat

know that it is the last time. God, and limited the Holy One of them up like a garment, and the 1 John ill, 13. Marvel not, my Israel. Yet they temples and worm shall eat them like wool: I brethren if the world hate you.

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