Arrowsmith - Houston-Packer Collection BT70 .A776 1659

chain of Principles. the depthofthings, but among them that areperfitl. Sometimes The lvijdome of God in a myllery, even the bidden widome, which God ordained before the world, unto our glory. Which made an ancient wri- ter affirm that the myfleries ofour lAe- ligion are above the reach ofour underfland- ing, above the dfcourfe of humane reafon, above all that any creature can comprehend. Yea it will be found the Counfel of God himfelf, and not ofman, if wedo but confider a fewof its materials; viz. principles above the reach of mans wit, A refurre&ion of the dead a myfticall union of all beleevers among them- felves and to their head ; ATrinity of perfons in one Effence two Natures in one perfon; God reconciled to men by the Moud, men to God by the ,ÇJ,i- rit ofChriff with others of the like elevation. DoRrines contrary to the bent of mans will. As that of original fin, which reprefents him to himfelf as a childe of wrath, worthy, before he fee the light,ofbeing cafe into outer dark= nefs