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APPEAL TO THE GOSPEL,
INTO THE JUSTICE OF THE CHARGE,
METHODISTS AND OTHER OBJECTORS,
The Gospel is not preached by the National Clergy:
SERIES OF DISCOURSES
THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD IN THE YEAR 1812,
At the Lecture founded by
THE LATE REV. J. BAMPTON, M. A.
CANON OF SALISBURY.
RICHARD MANT, M. A.
VICAR OF GREAT COGGESHALL, ESSEX, AND LATE FELLOW OF
"I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ for it is the power of God
“Quod nos appellant hæreticos, est illud crimen ita grave, ut nisi videatur,
AT THE UNIVERSITY PRESS FOR THE AUTHOR :
SOLD BY J. PARKER; AND BY F. C. AND J. RIVINGTON, J. MURRAY,
AND J. HATCHARD, LONDON.
RIGHT HONOURABLE AND RIGHT REVEREND
JOHN RANDOLPH, D. D.
LORD BISHOP OF LONDON.
THE following Discourses are
the fruit of ftudies, commenced when I had the benefit of your Lordship's instructions from the theological chair. They are designed as a humble tribute to what I believe to be the truth of that Gospel, a difpenfation of which was committed to me by your hands; and for my fidelity in the preaching of which, my prefent fituation in your diocese makes me responsible, under CHRIST, to your episcopal jurifdiction.
These confiderations induced me to fignify a wish, with which you have been graciously pleased to comply, that I might be permitted