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progress of false doctrine, and lift up a standard against infidelity, impiety and licentiousness: and let peace, and the gospel of peace, fill the whole earth.
And now, O heavenly Father, we commend ourselves to thy keeping this night. Watch over us and our habitation. Give us the comfort of refreshing sleep; and defend us against all enemies, especially those that would injure our souls. And grant that, by hallowing thy sabbath on earth we may be rendered more and more " meet "to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints "in light." May all our days and weeks be thus begun, continued, and ended in thee: and grant that all we who now unite in prayer on earth may at length meet before thy throne in heaven, to sing thy praises and triumph in thy love through the righteousness, atonement, and intercession of our great High Priest; and to the honour of his name, who is with thee, O Father, and the Holy Spirit, God over all, blessed for evermore. Amen!
TO THE EDITOR OF THE
NORTHAMPTON MERCURY. 1
EVERY thing that savours of contention and mal-
Whatever errors I, as a member of the esta-
'Inserted December 2, 1776.-This is the letter of which mention is made in the Author's Life, c. vii. p.175.