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And base things of the world, and things which are de-
spised, hath God chosen, yea, and things which are
not, to bring to nought things that are.
in the enterprise. Simon Magus. His rejection. St.
1 Cor. xii. 10, 11.
terpretation of tongues :
viding to every man severally as he will.
Church. Vernacular language of Palestine, and ex-
1 Cor. i. 23.
blingblock, and unto the Greeks foolishness.
the actual state of the world at the time of the first
Change of character required in a Christian convert.
Proselytism of the Jews and Christians compared.
THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT
OF THE LATE
REV. JOHN BAMPTON,
CANON OF SALISBURY.
“I give and bequeath my Lands and “ Estates to the Chancellor, Masters, and Scho“ lars of the University of Oxford for ever, to “ have and to hold all and singular the said “ Lands or Estates upon trust, and to the in“ tents and purposes hereinafter mentioned ; “ that is to say, I will and appoint that the “ Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford “ for the time being shall take and receive all “ the rents, issues, and profits thereof, and (after “ all taxes, reparations, and necessary deduc“ tions made) that he pay all the remainder to “the endowment of eight Divinity Lecture “ Sermons, to be established for ever in the said
University, and to be performed in the man“ ner following:
“I direct and appoint, that, upon the first “ Tuesday in Easter Term, a Lecturer be yearly
“ chosen by the Heads of Colleges only, and by
no others, in the room adjoining to the Print
ing-House, between the hours of ten in the “ morning and two in the afternoon, to preach “eight Divinity Lecture Sermons, the year fol
lowing, at St. Mary's in Oxford, between the commencement of the last month in Lent
Term, and the end of the third week in Act “Term.
“ Also I direct and appoint, that the eight “ Divinity Lecture Sermons shall be preached
upon either of the following Subjects—to con“ firm and establish the Christian Faith, and to “confute all heretics and schismatics-upon the “ divine authority of the holy Scriptures—upon “ the authority of the writings of the primitive “ Fathers, as to the faith and practice of the pri“ mitive Church-upon the Divinity of our Lord “ and Saviour Jesus Christ-upon the Divinity “ of the Holy Ghost-upon the Articles of the “ Christian Faith, as comprehended in the “ Apostles' and Nicene Creeds.
“ Also I direct, that thirty copies of the eight Divinity Lecture Sermons shall be always printed, within two months after they are
preached, and one copy shall be given to the “ Chancellor of the University, and one copy to “ the Head of every College, and one copy to “ the Mayor of the city of Oxford, and one