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endeavour to bring others within the sphere of Gospel influence, than suffer them to draw us out of it: let us neither lead nor “ follow the multitude to do evil.”
PREACUED AT THE
ST. MARY, EASTBOURNE,
SUNDAY, THE 15th OF SEPTEMBER, 1816,
IN SUPPORT OF THE
SUBSCRIPTION SCHOOLS OF THAT PARISH,
ON THE MADRAS SYSTEM.
ON THE DUTY OF AFFORDING RELIGIOUS
EDUCATION TO THE POOR.
Exodus ii. 9, 10.
And Pharaoh's daughter said unto her, Take this child
away, and nurse it for me, and I will give thee thy wages.
And the woman took the child, and nursed it. And the child grew, and she brought him unto Pharaoh's daughter, and he became her son.
AMONG the various transactions and events recorded in the Old Testament there is none more interesting or more important than this of which the text relates a part, respecting the birth and preservation of Moses. The infant here spoken of is no less a personage than the future leader and lawgiver of the Jews; the dispenser and founder, under God, of their religion and