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ESSENTIAL TO THE
MR. TIMOTHY THOMAS'S MEETING HOUSE,
NEAR DEVONSHIRE SQUARE,
BAPTIST MONTHLY MEETING,
September 22, 1803.
HE WITH HIS WHOLE POSTERITY MUST DIE:
ESSENTIAL TO TRE
The profound, the awful, the interesting subject appointed for our consideration at this time, is, The JUSTICE Of God; and the inspired saying to which I would now direct your serious attention is contained in
PSALM Lxxxix. 14.
Justice and Judgment are the habitation of thy
A declaration this, which is truly poetical, sublime, and important. The mode of expression is concise the imagery is grand; and the sentiment conveyed is vastly momentous. For it enters deeply into the Divine Character, as revealed in Scripture; and into the great Plan of Redemption by Jesus Christ; as perhaps may appear in the prosecution of our subject
Justice and Judgment are the habitation of thy Throne. Jehovah is here exhibited, by the sacred poet, under the character of a Sovereign, and of