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THE

WORKS

OF THE

RIGHT REVEREND FATHER IN GOD,

JOSEPH HALL, D. D.

SUCCESSIVELY BISHOP OF EXETER AND NORWICH:

NOW FIRST COLLECTED.

WITH SOME

ACCOUNT OF HIS LIFE AND SUFFERINGS,

WRITTEN BY HIMSELF.

ARRANGED AND REVISED,

WITH A GLOSSARY, INDEX, AND OCCASIONAL NOTES,

BY JOSIAH PRATT, B.D. F.A.S.

LECTURER OF THE UNITED PARISHES OF ST. MARY WOOLNOTH AND ST. MARY WOOLCHURCH HAW,
AND LADY CAMDEN'S WEDNESDAY EVENING LECTURER AT THE CHURCH OF

ST. LAWRENCE JEWRY, LONDON.

IN TEN VOLUMES.

VOL. II.-CONTEMPLATIONS.

LONDON:
PRINTED BY C WHITTINGHAM,

Dean Street: .
FOR WILLIAMS AND SMITH, STATIONERS' COURT;
J. BURDIIT; BYFIELD AND SON; T. CONDER; J. HATCHARD; MATHEWS AND
LEIGH ; J. NUNN; F. C. AND J. RIVINGTON; L. B. SEELEY; VERNOR,

HOOD, AND SHARPE; J. WALKER; AND J. WHITE,

1808.

1419 d. 52.

CONTENTS OF VOL. II.

I. CONTEMPLATIONS ON THE Old Testament.

BOOKS XIX, XX, XXI.
BOOK XIX. Dedicated to EDWARD, LORD Denny.
Ahab and Benhadad.................. 2 ing the Children, Relieving
Ahab and Naboth ............ .. 8 the Kings...........
Abab and Micaiah, or the Death Elisha with the Shunamite.........
of Ahab...........

14 Elisha with Naaman... ..............
- Ahaziah Sick, and Elijah Re Elisha Raising the Iron, Blinding

venged.................................. 20 the Assyrians............

The Rapture of Elijah.............. 25 The Famine of Samaria Relieved.

Elisha Healing the Waters, Curs.

Dedication to KING CHARLES.........

BOOK XX.

The Shunamite suing to Jeho. The Utter Destruction of the

ram, Elisha Conferring with

Kingdom of Israel................ 104

Hazael .................................. 68 Hezekiah and Sennacherib........ 107

Jehu with Jehoram and Jezebel.. Hezekiah Sick, Recovered, Vi-
Jehu Killing the Sons of Ahab,

sited..
and the Priests of Baal........... 80 Manasseh.............

Athaliah and Joash.................... 87 Josiah's Reformation........

Joash with Elisha Dying............

93 Josiah's Death ; with the Deso-

Uzziah Leprous........ ...............

lation of the Temple and Je-

Ahaz with his New Altar...........

rusalem........

133

BOOK XXI.

Zerubbabel and Ezra................. 139 Haman Disrespected by Mor-

Nehemiah Building the Walls decai; Mordecai's Message to

of Jerusalem ....... ..............

148 Esther .....................................

Nehemiah Redressing the Extor Esther Suing to Ahasuerus......... 176

tion of the Jews.................... 154 Mordecai Honoured by Haman. 178

Ahasuerus Feasting ; Vashti cast Haman Hanged; Mordecai Ad-

Off; Esther Chosen............... 160 vanced .........

183

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