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MEMBER OF THE ROYAL ASIATIC SOCIETY OF GREAT BRITAIN.
It may be necessary to observe, that the first of these Sermons was not preached during the regular course, but on the preceding Commencement-Sunday: as it, however, embraces the beginning of the subject, it has been introduced into the series. The plan of this course follows no consecutive order of events; it is simply intended to illustrate certain historical particulars recorded in the Patriarchal, Mosaic, and Christian Dispensations.
The first is more especially devoted to consideration of the question—whether the Mosaic enactments were deduced from an Egyptian source, or whether they were