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The

Authors I. Purpofe,Il.

Redfons

and

III.

Prognoflicks

of

this

Book.

I,

T

is

none

of

the buhnefs

of

this

Book

to

fingle

out

any

one

Party

in

the

world,&

to tell you

by

Application how far

they

are

under

the

guilt of

Schifm

:

I med-

dle

with

the

Caufe,

and

leave each

perfon

to

make application

to

himfelf,

It

is

SIM-

PLE

CATHOLIC(

CHRISTIANI-

TY

which I

plead for ,

and

the

Love

and

Unity and

Concord

which are

its

Ligaments

and

Efieutial

parts. And it

is

a

SECT

as

a

SECT,

and

a

FACTION

as a

fanion,

and

not

this or

that

seU or

Faóion,

which

I

deted

and

blame.

Yet

I

doubt

not

but

as

in

the

fame

City

there are the

wife

and

the

foolifh,

the

found

and

the

fick,

and

in

the

fame

Army

there

are valiant men

,

and

Cowards,

fo

in

the

fame

Churches

there

are

Chriftians

of

various degrees

of

Ofdor, ,

Integrity

and

¡lrengtb

:

And

all

men fhould

earneftly

defire

to

be

of

the

pri

fefl, the

Ho-

lief/

and

the

molt

fraitf

d fort

,

and

not

of

Aa

the