Bayly - Houston-Packer Collection BV4647.P5 B395 1632

41 ?he'Praflice ofPisty. Angels, in fpirituall grace, and euerlafting glory. Thou haft feene how glori- ous and perfcét God is , and how that all thy chiefe bliffe and happineffe confifteth in ha- uing an eternall communion with his Maieftie. Now therefore (O impeni- tent {inner) in the bowels of Chrift intreate thee ; nay, I conjure thee, as thou tendreft thy owne faluation , ferioufly to confider with me, how falfe. how vaine, how vile are thafe things , which {till retaine, and chaise thee in this wretched and curfed e{tate, wherein thou liueít ; and doe hinder thee from the fauour of God, and the h ope of etemall Life and happi- neffe. Medi-