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The

Epiflle.

ferve

the

Soundnefs,

Concord

and

Honour

of

the

Parifh-Churches.

And

as

the truly

wife

and honeft

yudge

Hale

bath

Paid

to me,

It

,null

be

a

new

A

of

Jnif

ormity

that

mull

heal

us,

if

ever

we

be

healed.

I am

of

the

mind

of

old Mr.

Dori,

who,

for

the

peoples

fake,

thankedGocl

that

there

were

fo

many

Wor-

thy

Conformifls,

and

for

Truth

and

C_

onfczence

fake,

thanked

God

that

there

were

fo

many

,\Tonconformifls.

I

love

and

honour, the

Re-

verend,

folid,worthy

Preachers

which

I

hear

in.mof'i

Churches

in London,

where

I

come;

and

I

endeavour to have

all

others honour

them

:

And

though

I

am

by

the Canon

ipf®

fa

do excommunicate,

they

¡hall

put me

out

from them

before

I

will

depart.

But

for the

Church, and

Kingdom,

and

their

Confilences

fake,

I

beg

of

the Clergy,

that

before

they

any

more

render

odious

thofe

whom they never

heard,

and

urge Rulers

to

execute

the

Laws

againft

them,

that

is,

to

confine,

imprifon,

excommunicate,

filence

and

undo

them; they

would

be

fuse what

manner

of

fpirit

they

are

of;

and

that

this

is

acceptable to

God,

and pro

.fttalle

to

the

Land, or

to

themfelves,

and

that

iihich

the

Churches

Experience

commended],

My

honefi friend,

whom

I

once

perfwaded

from Anabaptifrry,writing

againft

Separation,

faith,

that

when

he

Jaw

here a

leg,

and

there

an arm

in the

way,

it.was

time

for

him to

flop.

But