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LIVERPOOL;
THOMAS HODGSON, SOUTH JOHN-STREET.

LONDON;
WHITTAKER, TREACHER, AND CO.

HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY

GIFT OF HAVERFORD COLLEGE LIBRARY

FEB 12 1935

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LIVERPOOL;
T. Hodgson, South John-street.

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NOTE TO THE SECOND EDITION.

Great pains have been taken to ensure the fidelity of the
Orllowing Discourses, but the publisher considers it due to
their eminent and highly gifted Author to state, that as they
are publisbed without his consent, or the benefit of his revision,
of course he is in nowise responsible for any inaccuracies that
may have occurred.

The last three Prayers were delivered in places of temporary
accommodation during the repair of Friends' Meeting House.

Liverpool, 11 Mo., 1832.

SERMON I.

DELIVERED AT A PUBLIC MEETING,

511 MONTH 6TH, 1832.

When our Lord Jesus Christ was drawing towards the close of his ministry, and when he was about to ascend into that glory from which he came, and wherein he was with the Father before the world was, he appeared to his disciples on the mountain, at the place appointed in Galilee, which had been very much the scene of his labours in the ministry of the gospel, (for he was himself the prince of prophets ;) and he said to them, when they were assembled together, “ All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.” He therefore proclaimed his own supreme authority over all things, visible and invisible, under the Father, who gave him all authority, as the glorious Mediator between God and man, in whom was the nature of the unchangeable God, and who had taken upon him the nature of man, but without sin. “All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth;" and then followed his final commission, “Go ye, and teach all nations,(or make disciples of all

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