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A Deity proved from the creation and preservation of the
world, and the general consent of mankind .. Gilpin. ib.
Bp. Watson. 131
The state of idolatry, and the conduct of Socrates and
other wise men respecting it, a proof of the necessity
Modern argument for the truth of Christianity, in the
want of success of our Christian missionaries .. Puley, 138
FROM THE MOST
EMINENT PROSE WRITERS.
RELIGIOUS. PART I.
THE BIBLE ACCOUNT OF THE CREATION.
In the beginning God created the heaven, and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void, and darkness was upon the face of the deep: and the spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. And God said, “Let there be light: and there was light. And God saw the light that it was good; and God divided the light from the darkness. And God called the light, day, and the darkness he called, night: and the evening and the morning were the first day. And God said,
Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters; and let it divide the waters from the waters.' And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the fir