The Rule of Rejoycing, or a Direction for Mirth

The Rule of Rejoycing, or a Direction for Mirth : In a Sermon Preached Upon Trinity-Sunday, Being the 18th of June, in the Year of Our Lord 1671 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Rule of Rejoycing, or a Direction for Mirth: In a Sermon Preached Upon Trinity-Sunday, Being the 18th of June, in the Year of Our Lord 1671 He Alerchant that hath once put to Sea though he meet with flame mifeafitaltier in hit Voyage, io yet commonly apt to make nu other Adventure. It hath heen my hap, hy the per [ma/ton of fame prevalent F riendr, to make two ad venture: already before that 5 [my Ship it once again launch ed, and let loofi? To the fivelling waver of ma liciour The hoyflerouo' hlajtr of fuch vain mind: not, nor do the multitude of pil fering Pyrater, who by their prating, endeavour to rob men of their good Namer, put a flop to my conife, 2 CW I I. Or eaufe me to [/trike fail'ihe hlefled Apoftle tellr me, 26. That he roar t rice jhipwraekt, that he was in perilr often, and among the refl, efpeeially amongfi falfa Brethren. How can I then lookto he free from fuch perilr.2 No, no, f0 longer: there are f0 many of hut little judgment, and left Hone/2y, I nei ther can, ner do expect to efeape theirflriper. But as for fueh, I floall take up the fame Apofiler refolution, and fay I with him, that I pajr very little to hejndged of them. There are too many f0 proud, andfelf-conceited, that they thinknothing well done, hnt what they do them felver, fitc/j Readerr commonly ujurp the oflrz'ee of raflj judges, and fa, in[tead of Leflores, they become Lifiores. Tofiteh, I jhall apply my hltfled Saviour: word:, If Ihave {poken evil, bear Witnefe of the evil 5 ifwell, why then do you fmite me withybur detraeting Tongue: 3 If my God approve me, I pafr not for mam eenfiire.ar for that Thredhare dry deri flon, of beinga Fool in Print I can no ehearfully hear it, a5 David fomtime did the Tauntr of Michel, 2 5m. 6. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 2mm | 68g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243263317
  • 9780243263318