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' To this cloth

Chry[offome

joyne a fccond lllnnony. !hat as, under

t~

'sibtFta/Jof

11tt,;m,i1tgof

Eajltr.

th1s

Feaff,

they _firfi

put thezrjicle to the Corne; (Harveft,

mt?at

Climate,

b~ in~~at

With them mthis Moneth ') the

fir

(I

fhlits

whereofthey offered at

EaJ/er.

~

d

mg

called therefore by them

Feflnm mefis:

In like fort we fee, rhat this

veryda~

ths

L

o

x

o of theHarvefr fo difpolina it, who not long before

lifting up

H

1'

eyes,

~~

Johni·lf·

looktng on the regzens roumlabout,_/nv them whzte and ready to the harveJI;

His

tirQ

Mauh.s 3. 3

s. Workemen,thc.Apoifles, d1d put In their firfr fide mtothe great

Harvef/,Cuj;u

4

17

Vcrfe

r

ejl Mundtu,

whereofthe world

uthefield,

and the feyer,all furrowes of it

all

the~

··

'

,

tionsunderheaven.

On the Feafr of

Pcntec1f,

then fecond, becaufe

the~

beganth.

great

Spiritual! Harvejl.

e

Tbr 'Fea/1of

To thefc two doth *Saint

.Attguffine

addea third,taken out ofthe number inthe

Miltt.

very name of

Pentecojf,

and that

•sfiftte.

Wluch bemg all along the Law thenu

111

A•t".fl·'l·"~· ~er

ofthe

Iu_hilte

(which was the time

offorgivi~g

of debts,

and

reftoring~entothn;

jirjl

eflates)

Jt falleth fit w1tb the procla1mmg of the

Cojpelt

(done prckorly herein

the 38. Verfc ofth1s <;:haptcr) which

is

an

AY

of Go o's mofr gracious

gm~Jt

jreepardo11

of all the finnes, ofall the finnersin the world.

c

1

,;t.

car. •,.

And noleffclit falleth it for our

Refiitution,

whereunto

Cyril

applyethexce!lenr.

Ffll.

1

0

+·Jo,

lytheXXX.Verf~ofthe

Cl V.

Pfalme, Emitte Sp_iriwm '"""'drcnahuntur,(;

renovahisfirciem terr

Shewmg,there was firfr an em1llion ofthe

Spirit

inro

m•n

at

his

Creati.n;

Which, being lince choked with finne,

~nd

fo come ro nothing:

rh~

day, there is here

afecondemifron

of the fame

Spmt

mto man, fuliytorljlm, and

renew him, and in him the_whole Maffe of the

Creation.

On the day of

Pmt"oft

then !aft, becaufetherem,.Js the true ntJmbcr and force ofthe true

Ju6ilee. Thi1fortbe

choice

of

the time.

IY.

The Number thus ferlcd, wee delccnd ro thefecond point, ofthe

Manmr.

And

)'he

manntr.

firll: on their pans on whom the Ho

L

y G

H

os

·r

came: how Hee found them

1

fram.ed, and fit to receive fuch a Guefr.

le is called by the Fathers,

Parafrevt

o.,.,;,

P" 1'·

S

P

r

R 1

r us-, The

prepar&tion

(as there was one for the

Pajfeover,

fo here) for

~hnc.1r

prtpara·

Ptntecojl.

1

Theywe:re

aUD{tmttn·

tDrd.

.E:zck.37·7•

8,

ll·

It is truly faid by the

Phi!ofopher,

That

.A{fm aEiivor11m{rmt inpatimtedif}lfttl;

if the

patient

be

prepared

aright, the

Agent

will have his

wurke,

both rhe foonerand

the better. And fo confequemly, the

Sptrit,

in His comming; if the parriesto

whom He commeth, be made

Perj}irable.

And this is three-fold, fet downe in thcfe words,

r.

They were allwithl/lur–

cord.

2.

They were allin oneplace.

A double Vnitie :

1

Vnitie of

minde

tfois

~l"'lvp.a.J'Iv,'lvp.>')

or of

hearts

(fo is

accord, cordium.)

And fecondly, unitie ofp/,re.

3•

And thirdly, thefe two,

dr1m complerentnr;

Patiently expecting,

whilohtfftie

dayes were

acco

mplifbed,

Vnitie is the Jirfr:

uniticofminde.

And f'orir, takebutany.!Jirit,thatisro

give life to a narurall body; Can any

[piritanimate

or give life to membersdifmem•

bred, unlef[e they ·be lidl: united and compact together

~

It cannot:

!'mtte mull

prepare the way to any

fPirit,

though but

natural/.

A faireexampk we have, m

E z

~

K I E L,

chap.

X XX V I

I.

A fore of fcmered dead bones there lay:

They

were to be

revived.

Firfi,

the honescame together, ev<ry bone to his bone; then, the

jinewesgrew and knit them: then, thejlejh and skinne, aTJd covered them : and then,

when they ••ere thtu united, then andnot before, called Hee for the Spirit fromthefm;

winds, to enter into them and t•givtthem life.

No Spirit, Notthe

ordmary,natttf4

Spirit

will come, but where there is a way made and prepared by

accord

and unme

ofthe bodic.

. .

Now then take the

Holy Ghoff,

the

Spirit

of ali

f}irits,

the

third

~erfonin

'l'rt;"'

tie:

Heis the very

tjfmtiallrnity,Love,

and

Love.knot

ofthe two Perloos,che

Fat'

1

d

and the

Sorme

;even of G o

1>

with G oo, J\nd He is fent robe theYmon,

Lwean

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