THE GOSPEL MINISTRY VINDICATED FROM CONTEMPT. A SERMON PREACH'D AT AN ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION OF MINISTERS, AT PORTSMOUTH, SEPTEMBER 26TH, 1764. Benjamin Stevens.
THE GOSPEL MINISTRY VINDICATED FROM CONTEMPT. A SERMON PREACH'D AT AN ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION OF MINISTERS, AT PORTSMOUTH, SEPTEMBER 26TH, 1764.

THE GOSPEL MINISTRY VINDICATED FROM CONTEMPT. A SERMON PREACH'D AT AN ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION OF MINISTERS, AT PORTSMOUTH, SEPTEMBER 26TH, 1764.

Portsmouth, (New-Hampshire): Thomas Furber, 1765. [4], 42 pp, with the half title. Disbound and lightly worn, lacking the final blank. Good+, with errata at the base of page 42.

This is the only 18th century edition. Pastor of the First Church in Kittery, Stevens preaches "when religion is in a declining state; when the gospel of the son of God, and it's [sic] sacred institutions are treated by many with great indifferency, if not contempt."
Evans 10176. Item #37142

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