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3

Peace and

Concord,

are

names

that

are

molt

commended

;

when

if

molt were

for.ththings

indeed, we

were

in

a

hopeful

way

of

recovery

AndalMalice,Schifm

and Difeor4,

are

cryed down

by thole, whom

no

intreaty

will

prevail with

to

forbear

them,

or

to

accept

any

remedy

againft

them.

Yet

we are thus far

prepared for

peace,

.

that

if

we

be

not

falte

Hypocrites,

if

we

did but

know

which

is

the true

way

of

Love,.

P,

ace

and

Concord,

we

would

follow

it

:

And

if

we

kìew

what

is

Schifin

indeed, we

would

avoid

ir.

And

its

pity

that

men

that

think themfelves wife

fhould

yet

not

know

the

way

ofLove

and

Peace:

Efpecially

that the

Learned

Preachers

of

the

Gofpel

of

Love

and

Peace, should

fill

be

the

incendiaries,

and

fir

up

the Laity

that

would

be more

peaceable,

againft

each

other.

And

that

after

fo

many

Volumes

of

Hiftory

have

thefe

thirteen

hundred years

at

leafy,

afperft

the

Clergy

with the reproach

of

being

the

contentious

troublers

of

the

world.

And

yet

mutt we defpair

of

a

cure

of

fo

odious

a

dWfeafe

?

The thing

that

Books,

Sermons, and

D

fcourfes,

cry

out

againft

thofe

called

Non

Conformzf

s

for,

is Humorous, Obfiinate

Schi/in,

and

Difobedience,

in

Preaching,

when

forbidden,

and

keeping up

AP

femblies

not allowed,

and

gathering

Churches out of

Churches

8&

feparating

fioai the !'arifh-

Communi-

on,

and

Church

of England.

If

we

can

find

out the

Schifmatick, we hope

he

will

be condemned

by

us all.

But

that

the

Caufe may

be

heard,at

leaft

in

fome

part,

before it

is

judged, we

that

pub°

-

lift

this, here give

an

account

of

our

own

judg

ment, and

thole

that

we

are

bet

acquainted with,

B

2

how