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SERMON I. Sinners #: to faithful ...; 2 CHRON. xviii. 7. There is yet one man by whom we may enquire of the Lord ; but I hate him, for he never prophe

sieth good unto me, but always evil. Page 13 SERMON II. On hardness of heart. HEB, iii. 8. Harden not your hearts. Page 27 SERMON III.

Presumfltuous sins. PsALM xix. 13. Keep back thy servant also from presumptuous sins ; let them not have dominion over me: then shall I be upright, and I shall be innocent from the great transgression. Page 39

SERMON IV. The condition and end of the imshenitent. GEN. xix. 14. And Lot went out and spake unto his sonsin-law, which married his daughters, and said, Up, get ou out of this place, for the Lord will destroy this city. ut he seemed as one that mocked unto his sons-in-law. Page 49

SERMON V. ..The word of Christ in the hearts of believers. CoL. iii. 16. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom. Page 61.

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There is yet one man by whom we may enquire of the Lord ; but I hate him, for he never firofthesieth good ... unto me, but always evil.

TH ESE words were spoken by Ahab, king of Israel, to Jehoshaphat, king of Judah. The person respected was Micaiah, a prophet of the Lord, who, at the desire of Jehoshaphat, was called to be enquired of, as to the success of a proposed military expedition, with their united forces. The circumstances are thus given in the context:

“Now Jehoshaphat had riches and honors, in abundance, and joined affinity with Ahab. And, after certain years, he went down to Ahab, to Samaria; and Ahab killed sheep and oxen for him, in abundance, and for the people that he had with him ; and persuaded him to go up with him to Ramoth-gilead. And Ahab, king of Israel, said unto Jehoshaphat, king of Judah : Wilt thou go with me to Ramoth-gilead : And he answered, I am as thou art ; and my people as thy people ; and we will be with thee in the war. And Jehoshaphat said unto the king of Israel, En4uire, I pray thee, at the word of the Lord to day.

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