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remnant I leave, I have committed them to God. · Tell them from me not to weary, nor be discouraged in maintaining the testimony. Let them not quit nor forego one of these despised truths. Keep your ground, and the Lord will provide you teachers and ministers, and when He comes, He will make these despised truths glorious upon the earth.
Then he was turned over the ladder, with these words in his mouth : “ Lord, into Thy hands I commit my spirit, for Thou hast redeemed me, Lord God of truth."- From Alex. Shields' “Life of Renwick."-ED.]
And having thus finished his course, served his generation, and witnessed a good confession for his Lord and Master, before many witnesses, by the will of God, he yielded up his spirit into the hands of God who
it. He was the last that sealed the testimony of this suffering period in a public way upon a scaffold.
SOME PARTICULARS RELATING TO THE FOREGOING
TESTIMONIES, AND OTHER SUFFERINGS
OF THAT TIME.
HERE is a short life of Richard Cameron by Patrick Walker.
It abounds in the same curious matter as his other lives.
Its substance is given by John Howie in the “Scots Worthies." The house in Falkland where Richard Cameron was born is still pointed out. Some years ago the title-deeds were examined, and it was found that Cameron's father had borrowed money on the house in order to send him to college.
M‘Millan's collection of Letters contains two letters from Richard Cameron to Alexander Gordon of Earlstoun, and one to Lady Earlstoun. They are short, but they tell of the writer's piety, and of his warm affection for his friends.
John Howie's Collection of Lectures and Sermons contains three prefaces, two lectures, and six sermons by Richard Cameron. Two of the sermons are on John v. 40, “ Ye will not come unto me that ye might have life.” When preaching on this text, Patrick Walker says, “ he fell in such a rap of calm weeping, and the greater part of that multitude that there was, scarce a dry cheek to be seen among them, which obliged him to halt and pray.” A manuscript copy of