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SERMONS AND PRAYERS, Izne
HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY
GIFT OF HAVERFORD COLLEGE LIBRARY
FEB 12 1935
NOTE TO THE SECOND EDITION.
Great pains have been taken to ensure the fidelity of the
The last three Prayers were delivered in places of temporary
Liverpool, 11 Mo., 1832.
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