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EXPOSITORY SERMONS.

SERMON I.

THE CREATION.

GENESIS i. 1.

In the beginning God created the heavens

and the earth.

Lift up your eyes to heaven, and view the glorious orb of day shining in his strength, and ask, How came he there? Look downwards upon the earth, and admire the mountains, the vallies, the woods, the streams, the plants, the animals, with which it is filled, and ask, Whence sprung all these? Consider the structure of yourself, and all the curious mechanism of man; his bones, his muscles, his nerves, the circulation of his blood, his faculty of speech, his thinking powers, and then enquire, Who made him thus ? each part so curiously wrought? the whole so marvellously put together ? Revolve in thought the different nations that are now existing,

VOL. I.

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