Immagini della pagina
PDF
ePub
[ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small]

OF

Mr. RICHARD WARREN, Gent.
Who Dyed February the 6th. and was Buried Feb.

the 9th, 1704

B Y

JOHN JEFFERY, D.D.

Arch-Deacon of Norwich, and Minister of St. Peters
of Mancroft.

NORWICH:
Printed by Fr. Burges for the Widow Oliver in the

Cockey-Lanė, near the Market-place. 1704.

[ocr errors][ocr errors]
[merged small][ocr errors][ocr errors]

TO THE

R E A D E R.

HE true Reason why you will find no mention of the Perfon

deceased, in this Discourse at his Interment, is ; because according to my Judgment, I Maintain on all such Occasions the Difference between a Funeral Sermon, which is intirely for the Benefit of the Living' ; and a Funeral Oration, which is only an Encomium of the Dead.

i

Therefore here , neither the Compofition, nor the Subject does Appropriate the Discourse ; but the Design, and the Use of it is as Common as

A 2

that

that of any other. Discourse can be ; and so the Occasion upon which it was Preached ; and the Reason for which it is Published do perfe&tly agree, which is, that, all the Service which can be done by it, unto the Souls of men, may be done by

[ocr errors]
[merged small][merged small][ocr errors][ocr errors][ocr errors][merged small][ocr errors][ocr errors][ocr errors][merged small]
« IndietroContinua »