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THE SEVERAL WRITINGS OF
JEREMY TAYLOR, D.D.
BISHOP OF DOWN AND CONNOR,
THE FAMILY, THE CLOSET, THE SACRAMENT,
&c. &c. &c.
REV. SAMUEL CLAPHAM, M. A.
VICAR OF CHRIST CHURCH,. HANTS, RECTOR OF GUSSAGE ST. MICHAEL,
DORSET ; AND EDITOR OF THB LORD BISHOP OF LINCOLN's
PRINTED FOR F. C. AND J. RIVINGTON, 62, st. PAUL'S
CHURCH-YARD; LONGMAN AND Co. PATERNOSTER ROW ;
RIGHT REVEREND GEORGE TOMLINE, D.D.
LORD BISHOP OF LINCOLN.
THE arrangement of devotional exercises which folicits your Lordship’s Patronage is, it is hoped, so adapted to the various situations and conditions of Society, as may, by God's blessing, produce, what it is to be wished, were the natural result of fervent supplication, an hatred of sin, and a love of Religion-of Religion exemplified in undeviating probity and incorruptible fidelity; in a readiness to forgive injuries and succor distress—to administer comfort to the mourner, and support to the fallen--to eradicate the tormenting passions of peevishness and pride, and to implant in their stead, the amiable virtues of gentleness and benignity