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or

by

a

General

Council while

fitting,

and

a Pope

in

the Intervals,

fay

others,

or by

a

Pope

and

Council

agreeing while

it

fits,

and

a

Pope

in

the

Intervals,

fay

others)

to

be

?sire

Di

vino,

and

all

particular Church -Forms

as

fubordinate,

left

to the

prudence

of

this

Univerfal

Governour

as

Supreme

;

as

Inferiour Officers

in

Kingdoms

are

made

by

the

King.

Sell.

IV.

3. Some hold

that

this Vniverfal

Church

-Farm,

and

allo

Diocefan, and no

other,

are

infrituted

of God.

Self.

V.

4. Some

hold

that

the

Univerfal,

Patriarchal, Metropolitical

(or

Provincial)

Dio-

cefan, and

Parochial, are

jure

divino,or

initituted

by

Chrift

and

his Apofiles.

Sets.

VI.

S.

Some hold

that

only

Diocefan

Churches,

and

Metropolitical or

Provincial,

are

jure

divino, and

not the

univerfal

:

And

of

thefe

force

take

Diocefan

Churches,

for

thole

only

that

contain many

fixed

Affemblies,

and

force

for

fach

as

have

one Bifhop,

whether

over

one

Congregation,

or

over multitudes.

Saith

the

very

learned

Dr.

Hamond,

in

i

Tim.

3.

VI-he

Church of

the living

God,

was every

fuch

regulatr

Aff

embly

of

Chriffiax

s

under

a B/hop

(fuch

eas

Timothy

was) an

Oeconomus

fee over

them

by

Chri

ff

;

Such

again

every

larger circuit

under the

.a4/letropolitane,

who

as

Timothy

had

xriejbwswv xj

xeíasv,

Ordination

and

7uri

fdiffion over the

whole

Province.

And

fuch

all

the

particular

Churches

of the

whole

world,

confidered

together under

the

Supreme

Head

Chrsß

?efus,

difpenfn them

all

by

himfelf,

and adminijfring

them

f

,verally,

not

by

any

one

Oeconomus,

6rdr

by

the

feveral

Bifoops

as

inftriour

Heads

of

Vnitp

to

the

feveral

Bodies,

fo

B

3

con-