To [Miss Archer]. He congratulates her on her ‘happy deliverance from the religion infashion; by which I mean a creditable profession, without that knowledge of the heart which bringsus hurrying & thirsting to Christ for the relief we want...’
That such a profession may consist of a secret deep love of the world and its vanity, istestified by thousands of witnesses who cannot bear to have it called into question and thereforehate those who condemn them. This is one of the greatest obstacles to a thorough conversion.Spiritual matters are further
discussed in great detail.