A Preservative against unsettled Notions, and want of Principles, in regard to Righteousness and Christian Perfection.
George Whitefield Sermon 10 A Preservative against unsettled Notions, and want of Principles, in regard to Righteousness and Christian Perfection. Being a more particular answer to Doctor Trapp’s Four Sermons upon the same text. Ecclesiastes 7:16, “Be not righteous over much; neither make thyself over wise: why shouldest thou destroy thyself?” To...Read More»
George Whitefield Sermon 9 The Folly and Danger of Being Not Righteous Enough Ecclesiastes 7:16, “Be not righteous overmuch, neither make thyself over-wise: why shouldst thou destroy thyself?” Nothing is more frequent, than while people are living in a course of sin, and after the fashion and manner of the world, there is not notice taken of them; neither...Read More»
George Whitefield Sermon 8 The Necessity and Benefits of Religious Society Eccles. 4:9-12, “Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: 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...Read More»
George Whitefield Sermon 7 Thankfulness for Mercies received, a necessary Duty. (A farewell sermon, preached on board the Whitaker, at anchor near Savannah, in Georgia, Sunday, May 17, 1738) Psalm 108:30-31 “Then art 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...Read More»
George Whitefield Sermon 5 Christ the Best Husband: Or an Earnest Invitation to Young Women to come and See Christ. (Preached to a Society of Young Women, in Fetter-Lane.) Psalm 14:10-11 Hearken, O daughter, and consider, and incline thine ear: Forget also thine own people, and thy father’s house: So shall the King greatly desire thy beauty, for he is thy...Read More»