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ligious

Traectates

,

whereby

the

iudgeMent

of

the

Reader

is

thoruwly

informed

in

thole

diuine

My-

fferies,and

the

heart

and

wil

inclined

to

draw them

into

holy vie

;

but

,

yet

none

deferue

better

of

the

Church

of

God

,

nor

ought

ra

.

her

to

haue

their

names

regiffred

with red

Letters

in

theKalender

of

the worthieft

Saints, then

they who

in

their

Wri-

tings or Sermons,

doe skilfully coivrìue the

whole

building or

body ofDiuinitie

in

a

wel-framed

plot,

lay

a

found and lure

foundation

,

and

thereupon

e-

red

the

chick

Principles and moll

fubflantial

parts

which

are

the

flrength and

flay

of

all

the Nit.

For

ifthe

iudgement

bee

once

thorowly

informed in

thefe

mayne

points-

;

then

is

it

able

to

deduce

from innumerable

particular Conclufions,for

fpe-

ciall

infirmation

and direction

in

the

well-orde-

ring

of

our

lines

in

all

fingular

anions

;

then may

wee

with

profit

and

without

peril

of

falling

into

pernicious errours,reade

the

holy Scriptures,when

we are able

to interpret

them according

to

thefe

in.

fallible

Canons

and

Rules;

then

may

we

heare

the

Word

preached

withynderflanding.

,and

trie

the

fpírits

of

thole

who

preach vino

vs,

whether they

bee of

God or

no

,

when

wee

hue

skill

to examine

their

Dcarines

according

to

this Analogic

of

Faith

,

and

can

trie

them by

this

neuer-deceiuing

Touchflone,

whether they

bee

pure

metal

,

or

but

reprobate

filuer,and coumerfait coyne.

Then

¡hall

wee be

more flrongly armed

againft

all

aflaults

of

enemies and

aduerfaries

to the

Truth

,

falle

Sedu-

cers

and fubtill

Heretikess

and

be

betterable to

de-

fend

that

Veritie which we'profttre

,

and conuince

them