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No Prophecy of the Scripture is of any private Interpretatiòn.

2 Peter, i. 20.

LONDON:

PRINTED BY S. ROUSSEAU, WOOD STREET, SPA FIELDS;
AND SOLD BY E. J. FIELD, NO. 2, high STREET, ST. GILES'S,

TWO DOORS FROM THE ANGEL INN; AND
THE MISS EVELEIGAS, ST. SIDWELL'S, EXETER.

1804.

[Price Eighteen Pence.]

THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY

20:20T ASTOR, LENOX AND TILOEN FOUNDATIONS

R 1901

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JOANNA SOUricott now affirms to the
World, that she has the full Consent of the
Bishops to publish that her Calling is of GOD;
but if the Bishops should say nay, this is her an-
swer to them: The Lord.commanded me to send
printed Letters to all the Bishops, that if they
would bring forward twenty-four of the Clergy,
to prove

that
my

Visitation was not from the Lord, I would give up to their judgment whenever the cause was fairly tried and examined by them ; but as they have kept silence to this Letter, their consciences must tell them, that the Calling is of God. And now I shall ask them, if a man were printing a Book, that was blasphemy against the Bible, and the world condemned that Book ; suppose that man should appeal to the Bishops, and say, " If the Bishops will come forward and examine my Book, and prove before my face it is blasphemy, I will give up to their judgment, and destroy the whole,"What must be their answer? Conscience must tell them-"We should be unworthy the name of Christians, and much more unworthy the name of Bishops, to be

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