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WITH AN APPENDIX, CONTAINING A SERMON

PREACHED BEFORE THE BEDFORD UNION :-
AND AN ESSAY ON MARRIAGE.

[SECOND AMERICAN, FROM THE SECOND LONDON EDITION.]

THESE THINGS I WILL THAT THOU AFFIRM CONSTANTLY,

THAT THEY WHICH HAVE BELIEVED IN GOD MIGHT BE
CAREFUL TO MAINTAIN GOOD WORKS: THESE THINGS ARE

GOOD AND PROFITABLE UNTO MEN.

BUT AVOID TOOLISH QUESTIONS, AND GENEALOGIES, AND

CONTENTIONS, AND STRIVINGS ABOUT THE LAW ; FOR
THEY ARE UNPROFITABLE AND VAIN.-Titus iii. 8, 9.

FROM Sidner's PRESS,
PRINTED FOR I. COOKE AND CO. NEW-HAVEN.

1814.

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SERMON XIII.

Page 269.

xvii. 15.

CONCUPISCENCE PUNISHED.

And there went forth a wind from the Lord, and brought

quails from the sea, and let them fall by the camp, as it

were a day's journey on this side, and as it were a day's

journey on the other side, round about the camp, and as it

were two cubits high upon the face of the earth. And the

people stood up all that day, and all that night, and all the

next day, and they gathered the quails: he that gathered

least gathered ten homers; and they spread them all abroad

for themselves round about the camp. And while the flesh

was yet between their teeth, ere it was chewed, the wrath

of the Lord was kindled against the people? and the Lord

smote the people with a very great plague. And he called

the name of that place Kibroth-Hattaaavah: because there

they buried the people that lusted,-NUMBERS xi. 31-34.

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