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3.

And

yet

I add though

this

Book be

written

principally

to

fave

the

darker

fort

of

hone

ft

Chriftians,

from

the

fin and

mifery

of

Church

divifions

,

I

write

it

not

princi-

p,aIly

for

them to

read

For

I

know their

prejudice,

weaknefs

and

incapacity,

after

-

mentioned But I write it

to

remember

the

Teachers

of

the Churches

, what

prin-

ciples

they have

to

Preach

and

frengthen,

and

what

principles-

-to

confute

and

to

de-

liroy,

if

ever

they

mean

to

fave

the peo-

ple from

this

fate

of

fin,

and

the

Churches

from

the

fad

effehs. And if

Minifters

neg-

l.et

t

the faithful

difcharge

of

fo

great and

heceffary

a

duty,

let them

remember

that

they

were warned

if

they

find

themfelves

'overwhelmed

in

the

ruipes.

II.

The

Re4fons

moving

me

to

this

work

are thefe.

Fira

It

is

my

calling

to

help

to

fave

people from

their

fins

;

and

Church

divi-

lion

is

a

heap

of

fins.

2.

The

more

I love them

that

I

hope

are

tender

Confcienced,

and

dare

not

fin, when

they

are convinced

of

it

,

the

more

I

any

bound to

endeavour their

convition

,

re-

niembring

who

bath

laid,

Thou (halt

not

hate

irhy 13,,rother

in

thy

heart,

thou

Hiatt

in

411 wife

ve

sa

e

tphy

Neighbonr

and

not

[fifer

fin

upon

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