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Sermon z.

of

the

Ho

L Y

G

H

os

i.

6ll

. ·

.1'5

r •

p "•

N,

(that is) the

wifedumeofcheSpirit.

'

.

.

/J

mtdj

r

'·ft

d

G

b

f

p

1

(

1'

.

f

Alh.6,,o,

And, becaufe the

1

e

Gt ts,

an

ra~es

eo many

om

s.

more

omts

o this

Wind

than therebe ofthe

Compajfe)

and as It were many

J}mts

m

one, li>r; (faith'

E{ay;)

a

Ei•r

6_.

li

(

raith

b

Saint

John:)

they are

all

recap1tu1ate.under thefe two. '

V

nder the

b

Apoc.•·•·

even,. "

r

·

h' 1

11

·

h

(!i

!i

G

3-'"

WiwdisreprefcntedtheJavmg~racc,w

IC1a aretQ ave

oto erve

. oo, that

•·

h

ay pleafeHim ·)as necefbry to all,and Wtthou(

w1uc~,

we can be no more in

~u(

;:..itua111ife,

tha~

we can, without our

preath,

in

o~r

n•turall.

l'his is

gene~all

to all. It is faid

repletifunt

omne~:

the

hearer

mufl:

h~ve

H,

as

.w~ll

as the

jjeake~.

It

muftaireand drieup the fuperflmty ofour

narur~;

elfe, the

jirewzll

not l<lndle tri us,

butrurneallto}inoke. Ofthis Spmtarethofemnepomts

(Gal.

V. XXII.) •

The

Gal.>.».

other, (reprefented in the

Tongues

J

fet forth U?to us another .ktnde of

Grace!

princi-

pallymeant and fent for the

benefit

ofothers :gtven therefore tn

Tongues,

whtch ferve

cote•ch·

and in

fire,

which fervethrowarmeothers: to !hew, theyaregtvenandre-

ceived, 'for the good of others, rather than of themfelves. And oftb.is

Spirit

are

the

Points

reckoned up, (I

Cor.XII.

VII.)

And now we know, what it was they were filled with, let us come to the

lll.e:i~

h

'i

ar.

fure

Repleti funt.

It was not

JPirittu tran.ftens

,but

implens:

a

wind,

not that blew tho..

"i.;tt:{••";:'

row'them, (as it doth thorow many ofus, I know not how oft)but, that

{itledthcm:

·

they were

thefuUer

for it. Which word [of

.ftUing]

wanreth not his fpeciall force:

·

referre weir to their eftatenow, compared with what it was befon;,

-repleti (rmt;

or

to their eftate inthis point, compared with other lince, and namely wirh eurfelves,

Repleti funt illi.

.

1

With their owne elbte lirft. For, there

is

no queliion, they were riot

em~~

s

ktplttif•••

tie or void of the

Spirit,

beforethiscomming. They had notbeene

haptizedby

c;;mrtdvvith

CH •

I

s.,;

He had not

breathedo/fthem,

and bid them

receive

the Hoc

Y

GHOST,

:n~;

•.

om"

in

vaine: If, before this, they had dyed, none would have doubted of the eft:ate of

Iohn

ao.a~,

their foules. This

jUing

then (firfi) ihewerh us, there be divers

meafures

of the

:

Spirit: fomeflngle,

fome

doubleporti8ns,

asappeareth by EL IsH A's petition:

1R.g.>.9.

not

all

of one lize or fcamling,

That, as there are degrees

in

the wind,

LA

ura,

'Vtntru,proeeUa;

a

lmath,

a

bl'!ft,

a

flijfe

gale :

lo are there in the

Spirit.

0

ne thing,

to rmivethc

Spirit,

as on

Eafler.day;

another, as on

whit.fund4J.

Then, but a

.

hreath:

now, a

mighty wind:

then, bur

receivedit

; now,

filled with

,it.

.Sprinkled

Iohn >o.ti."

before, as with

a

few drops,

Ezekiels fliiiAho Spiritum;

bur, now

cqmes Ioels EJ!itn·

Ezc;"'

•o.,6,

dam

fpiritum

(which very Text is alleged ar the

X X V

ll

I.

verfe

~fter

by Saint

loc

'·as.

Peter) powredoutplenteotifly,

and they

baptized

(that is.)

plunged

in it.

Imbuti Spiritfl,

·

covered wi.th fome part ofit; fo were they before: here now, they bee

in.duti

S

piritfl,

clothed all over with

powerfrom absve,

as

CH

ll

Is

T

promifcd

(Luk~

X X I V.

XL_I

X.)

To concl.ude :the HoLy

G

Ho s

-r

came here (faith

Leo) cumulan;,

~ounchoarJS;

nee novm opere, fed dives largitate:

rather, by way·of

ar~gmenting

the

o/J,

than

beginning anew.

Though (to fay the truth) both wayes He, came here,

Theruleofthe

Fath~ris

(Hieromeand cyrill.

have it) where the Ho

L

y

G

H

os

-r,

w~before,and

is faid to come againe,it

is

to be underfiood, one of thefe two waies:

·• Euherofaninereafe of the former, which before was had. • or, offome

new

not

badbefore, but fent now for fome new effect.

Breath

they had before

:breath

and

wmdarc

both ofone kinde: differ onely

fectmdum magis

&

mintu:

to be

filled,

is but

torecttve

onelyin a

greater meafure:

therefore greater, becaufe their worke was no1'(

greater~

Before, burro thelofl

Jbeepe of Ifrael:

now to all the ftray

jlmpe

in all the

M1ttb. ••·'·

mounhunesofthewholeeiJrth.

lohn •.6.!6•

1

Blt,befidethat increafe, here is

a

new forme too. Which is

a fignc

of

a

ne1• gift,

fine~~

wanting in them before; and wherewith now <1nd never till oow, they were

r

udrm. hed ;hto

fpeake

to

all

nations;of

all

tongrecs under

H

e~vm.

Thus farre, compa-

e

Wit

t

emfelves;

·

·

Iii

:t

Now