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ENQUIRY

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The GROUNDS and REASONS, or

what those principles are, on which two of our anniversary folemnities are founded :

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That on the 30th of January, being the

day of the martyrdom of King Charles the First, appointed to be kept as a day of fasting ;

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That on the 5th of November, being the day of

our deliverance from Popery and slavery, by the happy arrival of his late Majesty King William the Third, appointed to be “kept as a day of publick thanksgiving.

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ENQUIRY

Concerning the GROUNDS and REASONS,

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What those principles are, on which two of
our anniversary solemnities are founded:

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That on the zoth of January, being the

day of the martyrdom of King Charles the
First, appointed to be kept as a day of fast-
ing; and that on the 5th of November, being
the day of our deliverance from Popery and
Navery, by the happy arrival of his late Maje-
fty King William the Third, appointed to be
kept as a day of thanksgiving.

To which is added,
The Sufficiency of Reason in Matters
of Religion, farther confidered.

Wherein is shewn,
That reason, when carefully used and followed,

is to every man, who is answerable to God for his actions,
under any or all the most disadvantageous circumstances he
can poslibly fall into, whether he resides in China, or at the
Cape of Good-Hope, a sufficient guide in matters of religion ;
that is, it is sufficient to guide him to God's favour, and
the happiness of another world.

By THOMAS CHUB B.

LONDON: . Printed for T. Cox, at the Lamb under the

Royal-Exchange. 1732. (Price is

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ENQUIRY

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The grounds and reasons, or what

those principles are, upon which two of our anniversary folemnities are founded, viz. that on Jan. 30. and that on Nov. 5.

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of introduction to the following reflections, I shall transcribe a paragraph or two of the

Reverend Dr. Croxall's Sermon, preached on the 30th of January, 1729, before the honourable house of Commons.

“ Among the several anniversaries, by

our wise legislators appointed to be ob“ served, and for the celebration of which,

proper offices of divine service have been “ compiled by the pastors of our church, " there are two of more special note ; “ which, because of the different events

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