Background Image
Table of Contents Table of Contents
Previous Page  10 / 390 Next Page
Information
Show Menu
Previous Page 10 / 390 Next Page
Page Background

,

.

·

·

Tlfe E

piflle

Dttlit:4torit

.~:;

-

"'

··

fini!h the daies

ofour

Mini~erie,

we

thought

i~

out

dutie

to

gil:le fon.Je. ta!l:e,

._ and

to

Ieaue

fo1ne tefrimo–

nie_thereof

vnto

th_eworld,

to

~vitnes

your

godly

de–

fire

to difcharge the trufi committed vnto you, and ·

our fa'ithfull in,deuours to perforrrie the duty bel

on..

gingvntovs•.. ·

·

Laftly,for~ t-hat

your

felfe

hauing

form·erly heard

whatfoeuer is

here

fet

downe

in writing,and"alfo ha–

uing

t~roughly

kno\vne

the

manner

ot

our

dodrine

and

conuerfations,.

you,are befi able euen of

your

owne

knowledge, to ·make

our·

defence

to

any

that

fhall vniufily except-againfi:vs. ..

-.

We

haueannexedvnto

this

Treatifean~exadand

pithie

Catechifme,n1ade by;a godly

J'"arncd

friend

of

yours;

that

fuch

as are \veariedwith the larger

dif:

. , courfe

vpon

the

com:nandements, may

here

-bee r~. frefhed

by·

a·compendious

abriilg:-ement,.of all -' the

fubfiantiall

points

of

religion~ .

Tbe

na~e

of the Author,we haue

rpofelyfiip–

prtffed. But wee hope hereintha t \vee haue

neithet' ·

w.ronged · him, nor others. For the excellencie

o(

the

worke,

\V

ill

eafily tnanifefl:

the

workman ~

.

And thus \rvith

dueacknowledgement

of the ma–

nifold

comforts

receiued

from -your

fdfe,

and

the

good

Lady your

f:1ithfull

wife,

we

;c.ommit

·you and

· al

yours

to the mercifid protection ofalmighty God:

befeeching

him,fo to multiply his-graces,vpon you,

that you

may

fee n1any good and

happy

daies-in

this

life,and inherit

euerlafting

bl~ffednes

in that·

w-hich

is

to

c<>me.

Iianwell,

,the

15.

ofSeptem~er.

1604•

ToNr

W9rfoip1

much

!Jounaj· ltt~J

i11

all·

Chrifti~tn.dHtiu

t91Jt

c•f1!m4.mle~,

·

to

H N .

0

:D'; ~,

Robert Clcauer•.