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OP 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 Strect :
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,

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CONTENTS OF VOL. II.

I. CONTEMPLATIONS ON THE OLD TESTAMENT.

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

Jehu with Jehoram and Jezebel.. 74 Hezekiah Sick, Recovered, Vi-

Jehu Killing the Sons of Ahab, sited.....

..... 114

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

..... 121

Athaliah and Joash........

87 Josiah's Reformation.......... 127

Joash with Elisha Dying..... 93 Josiah's Death ; with the Deso-
Uzziah Leprous.....

98 lation of the Temple and Je-

Ahaz with his New Altar........... 102 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 ......

.... 166

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

......

II. CONTEMPLATIONS ON THE New TESTAMENT.

Dedication to KING CHARLES.

192

BOOK I.

Dedicated to Sir Henry YELVERTON.

The Angel and Zachary........... 194 The Sages and the Star.......... 208

The Annunciation of Christ...... 200 The Purification..........

213

The Birth of Christ................ 204 Herod and the Infants.......... 217

BOOK II.

Dedicated to SIR EDWARD Cecil, Knt.
Christ among the Doctors.. 223 Simon Called...

.... 243

Christ's Baptism......

229 The Marriage in Canaan........... 246

Christ Tempted....

231 The Good Centurion................ 251

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