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W OR K S
OF THE REVEREND
GEORGE WHITEFIELD, M. A.
Late of Pembroke-college, Oxford,
All his SERMONS and TRACTS
Which have been already published:
A Select COLLECTION of LETTERS,
Written to his most intimate Friends, and Persons of Distinction, in
Some other Pieces on Import Ant Subjects,
never before printed.; prepared by Himself for the Prese.
An ACCOUNT of his LIFE,
Compiled from his Original Papers and Letters.
Printed for Edward and Charles Dilly, in the Poultry;
* The Seamons marked with a *, are now siist publiflied from the Author's own
SERM. VII. Thankfulness for Mercies received, a necessary Duty. A Farewel Sermon, preached on board the Whitaker, at Anchor near Savannah, in Georgia, Sunday, May 17, 1738. Psalm cvii. 30, 31. Then are they glad, because they are at rest, and so he bringeth them unto the haven where they would be. O that men would therefore praise the Lord for his goodness, and declare the wonders that he doeth for the children of
Eccles. iv. 9, 1o, 11, 12. Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labour... For if they fall, the one will lift up his follow ; but woe be to him that is alone when he falleth ; for he hath not another to help him up. Again, if two lie together, then they have heat; but how can one be warm alone *. And if one prevail against him, two shall withstand him; and a threefold cord is not quickly broken. p. IoT
SERM. IX. The Folly and Danger of not being righteous