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HON. AND REV. E. I. TURNOUR, M.A.
PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR;
ST. PAUL'S CHURCH-YARD,
TO THE READER.
Having published, several years ago, four Volumes of Sermons, and other minor works, in Defence of the true, and unerring, Doctrines of our Holy Church ; now the increasing infirmities of more than half a Century of human Life cause me to pass most of my hours in retirement, I am not unmindful of the signs of the Times, in our beloved native Country: the nursing Mother of pure Religion, and Protector of the best interests of Mankind.
As a last offering to my Church, and Country, I send forth these Discourses ; preached on various occasions, during many years of active Ministry, in nearly
two hundred Churches of the Establishment; defending her Scriptural Articles, and Doctrines, against all Seceders, and Opponents : especially Roman Catholics, Calvinists, Unitarians, and Infidels.
Heaven prosper a good intent ; and make them useful to my own Sons, and our other younger Brethren, in the Ministry of the Gospel of our Lord Jesus
who are preparing to fight the good fight of Faith, in the service of
perfect freedom, the service of our most gracious, and Almighty Redeemer !
See note at the end of the Sih Sermon.