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VARIOUS SUBJECTS.

Containing,

I. Religion and Virtue, confidered under the Notion of Wifdom.

II. The Excellency of Wifdom.

III. The Ways of Wifdom, Ways
of Pleafantnefs.

IV. Wifdom the Strength of the
Mind.

V. The Favour of God, obtained
b7 Wifdom.

VI. Long.Life, Riches, and Honour, the Fruits of Wifdom.

VIL The Love of Wifdom, neceflary to the attaining of it.

VIII. Diligence in feeking Wifdom always fuccefsful.

IX. Self.Government efTental to
Wifdom.

X. The Proud and Scornfu. inca-
pable of attaining to Wiflom.

XI. Attending to public Inftmaion,
and other Inftrumemal Duties,
recommended.

XII. Walking with Wife Men, a
Means of attaining to Wifdom.

XIII. The Foundation of Confi-
dence towards God explained.

XIV. On the fame Subjeft.

XV. Walking by Faith and not by Sight, explained and recommended..

By JOHN ABERNETHr, M. A.

VOL. III.

LONDON:

Printed for D.browne, without Temple-Bar; C. Davis, in Hollom; and A. Millar, oppoiite Katherine.flreet in the Strand.

M.DCC.LI.

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CONTENTS.

S B R M O N I.

Religion and Virtue confidered under

the Notion of Wifdom,

Prov. i. i^ 2, 3t 4.

The Proverbs of Solomon the Son of David,
king of Ifrael; To know wifdom and in-
ftruttion, to perceive words of under/land*
ing; to receive the inftruftion of wifdom,
juftice% and judgment, and equity; to give
fubtilty to the fimple, to the young man
knowledge and difcretiont Page I

Sermon II.

The Excellency of Wisdom.

Prov. viii. 6, 7.

Hear, for I mil [peak of excellent things, and

the opening of my Lips flail be right things;

for my mouth Jhallfpeak truth* p. 30

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