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'!'he

Ep~fole

Dedicatory.

the everbiting Gofpel o£Jefus.)

and to obferve t!ie glori–

ous Pjinings of the lo·ve of chrifl to bele'evers in all!

it

would

be precious if[orne ·would take it in hand, and

per–

f ect it

to the purpofe, ·but it i.,Jad to think it hath been neg–

Lected Jo

long•

.

As the Lord

hat~1

enabled_,. I have ad–

ventured ; and 1f for my rafhnelfe

lU

not wa1tmg any lon–

ger, to fee ifany ftar ofa greater magnitude would have

appeared , I muft be cen[ured, I fly to your Honour for

Patronage. Nor onely for Patronage, but I humbly beg

of you, and Y0urs, to perufe andpractife this 4ender '

)York; who can tell buf fome of the golden oyle of

Grace.may come out ofJefus C. hrift the true Olive-tree,

e\'en throughthefe Pipes-: and if fo,your own experien:–

ces

will

be fatisf:Ktory anfwers to all others cen[ures.Sure

I am in this exercife (however the. directions may be

weak) youwill finde the.advantage of lying at the well–

head, and

[o

you may drink more fweetly th:m others,

that make

u[e

onely of the.ftreamts.That you (my noble

Lord,) and your vertuous Lady, with your hopeful iffue

may receive fpiritual good by this Treatife, and all o–

ther helps which Gods good providence, may put into

your

ha~ds.

Is the hearty prayer MyLord,

Of

Your Honours thankful, faithful ).

though very unworthy fervant,,

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