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MEMOIR OF HIS LIFE.
IN TEN VOLUMES.
I. SEVENTEEN OCCASIONAL SERMONS.
PUBLISHED BY S. CONVERSE.
District OF CONNECTICUT, ss.
BE it remembered, That on the eleventh day of December, in the fifiy-fourth year of the Independence of the United States of America, Sereno E. Dwight, of the said District, hath deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof to the “works” he claims as proprietor, and to the “demoir” as author, in the words following, to wit:
“The Works of President Edwards, with a Memoir of his Life. In ten volumes.”
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CHAS, A. INGERSOLL, Clerk of the District of Connecticut. A true copy of record, examined and sealed by me,
CHAS. A. INGERSOLL, Clerk of the District of Connecticut.
CONTENTS OF VOL. VIII.
1 Natural men in a dreadful condition. Acts xvi. 29, 30.
2 God makes men sensible of their misery before he reveals
3 Hope and comfort usually follow genuine humiliation and re-
4 God's sovereignty in the salvation of men. Romans ix. 18. 105
5 The character of Paul an example to Christians. Philippi-
6 Christ's agony. Luke xxii. 44.
8 The portion of the righteous. Romans ji. 10.
9 The pure in heart blessed. Matthew v. 8.
10 Praise, one of the chief employments of heaven. Revela-
11 Wicked men inconsistent with themselves. Matthew xi.
13 Christians a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy
nation, a peculiar people. 1 Peter ii. 9.
14 Jesus Christ the same yesterday, to-day, and for ever. He-
15 The true excellency of a gospel minister. John v. 35. 437
16 Christ the example of ministers. John xiii. 15, 16.
17 The sorrows of the bereaved spread before Jesus. Mat-
II. MISCELLANEOUS OBSERVATIONS.