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The

Epilile.

do

it

on

my knees,

and

nothing more

grieved

me,

than

that

I

might

not

fo

endeavour

to

fave

men

from

the

damning

fins

of

Hating,

falfe

accufing,

and

ruining their Brethren,

and

facrilegious

hindering

the

Preaching

of

Gods

Word

;

yet

have

I

been

called

on

to

tell

them

what

it

is

that

we

would

have,

and

told

that

our

Superiours

judge

us

not fincere,

but meer

fa

&ions Schifmaticks,

that

will

neither

Con-

form,

nor

tell

them

why

we

do

not.

Vehement

Letters

of

acçufation are

tent me

:

Many

Books

charge

us

with

heinous Schifm, even

as

wilfully done againft

our

confciences

Yea

that

C.

óvetoufleft

and

Pride,

and

not

Confci-

ence,

caufe

our Nonconformity

;

that

we

are

the

worji

men

alive,

and

unfit

for

humane

fa-

ciety,

Ú

c.

while

we

are made

their

fcorrì,

and

many

want

bread,and

many

of

us

preach

for nothing,

fave

the

fpiritual

benefits and

rewards.

And

thofe

of

us

that

have

bread,

know

of

fo

many

that

have

families, and

no-

thing

but

alms

to

maintain

them, that we

are

glad

to

give

them

all

that

our

neceffities

can

(pare

:

And

we

fuppofe

our

accufers

would not think

that

if

they

chofe

beggery

and (corn, or lived

only

on mens

charity,

it

wáuld prove them to

be covetous

or

proud.

I have read

the

Books

of

Biíhop

Morley,

Mr.

Stil°rnan,

Mr.

Fuiwood,

Mr.

Darel, Mr.

Fow-

lis,

Mr. Falkener, Mr.

Nanfen, Dr.

ßoreman,

Dr.