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And when the Sabbath day was past, Mary Magdalene, and
Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought sweet oint-
ments, that they might come and embalm Him.
Therefore early in the morning, the first day of the week, they
came unto the sepulchre, when the sun was yet rising.
And they said one to another, Who shall roll us away this stone
from the door of the sepulchre ?
And when they looked, they saw that the stone was rolled away ;
for it was a very great one.
So they went into the sepulchre, and saw a young man sitting at
the right side, clothed in a long white robe ; and they were
But he said unto them, Be not afraid : ye seek Jesus of Naza-
reth, Which hath been crucified ; He is risen, He is not here ;
Behold the place where they put Him.
But go your way and tell His disciples, and Peter, that He will
go before you into Galilee : there shall ye see Him, as He said
Preached before the King's Majesty at Whitehall, on the Eighth of April,
A.D. MDcx. being Easter-day.
Job xix. 23—27.
Oh that my words were now written! Oh that they were written
even in a book !
And graven with an iron pen in lead, or in stone for ever!
For I am sure that my Redeemer liveth, and He shall stand the
last on the earth (or, and I shall rise again in the last day
from the earth.)
And though after my skin worms destroy this body, I shall see
God in my flesh.
Whom I myself shall see, and mine eyes shall behold, and none
other for me, though my reins are consumed within me. (Or,
and this hope is laid up in my bosom.)
Preached before the King's Majesty at Whitehall, on the Twenty-fourth of April,
A.D. MDCXIV., being Easter-day.
Philippians ii. 8–11.
He humbled Himself, made obedient unto death, even the death
of the Cross.
For this cause hath God also highly exalted Him; and given
Ilim a Name above every name.
That at the Name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those in
Heaven, and in carth, and under the carth.
And that every tongue should confess, that Jesus Christ is the
Lord, to the glory of God the Father.