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The

Epifile

Dedicatory.

tills

cannot

be

better

difcovered

then by love

to

Gods

Miniffers,

and

a

careful

San&ification of

the

Lords

day: and

what

Influence

filch

examples

have

upon

the

vulgar

is

obvious to everyeye.I

have read

that

Queen

Eli

abeth

once riding progreffe

into

Suffolk.,

laid,

that

now

the

faw

the reafon

why

that

C,ou

ntrey

was

fo

well

governed;

for

the

obterved

that

all

the Juflices,

and

Gentlemen coming

to

meet

".

her,had every

one his

Minit}er next

to

his

perfon.

And

truly

they that honour

God,

(hall be

honour-

ed

by him,he

will

be a

Sun and

a

fhield

unto

them; he

w,li

give

them

grace here, and

glory

hereafter;

and

no

good

thing

will

he

with

-hold

from

them

which

walk

up-

rightly.

Godlinefs

is

the

high

-way

to

happinefs,the

(good old way

that

hath

ever

breve

beaten

by

all

thole saints

that

now

finde

reif

unto their

fouls.

(W

hat

1Eneas

Silvio

Paid

of

learning

,

may

much

`more

be

laid

of

R

eligion

and

righteoufnei's:

Vul-

gar men thould

efleeme

it

as

filver,

Noble

men

as

!gold,and Princes fhould prize

it above

their

chief-eft

pearls.

Semen fanc`fum

flatumenterree,

the

holy

feed

is

the

fubffance

of

the earth;

the saints

are

the

people

of

'Gods

purcbafe,that

comprehend

all

his

gettings,and

are

much

more

dear

to

him

then

Naboths

Vine-

yard

was

to

him.

He

Pets

them

before

his

face

for

e-

!ver,Pfal.4.i.12.

as

loving

to

look upon

them,

yea,

;upon

the very

walls

of

the

houles where

they

dwell,

Ifa.49.16.

they

are his

portion ,

Deut.32.9.

his

inbe-

'ritance

, Efay

49.

16.

the

dearly

beloved

of

bis

A

3

foul,

P

jala4.

I

I

.

Ifa. 6.I

3.