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To

the

Chrifiian

Reader.

,

I

That

thofe who

were predefiinated

to

. . life

by

the decree of Gods prcdefiination

.were

forced

to do

well :

and thofe

who

were

predefiinated .

to

condemnation ,'

were

forced b,y the decree of God to do

evtl,

he1!'4J

refifled

byJiincmarus

and other

learned

men.

··

1his i11felJious errour

Pelagtanifm

(

pread

i~

England ,

:where

it

waJ apt to

ta~

the_

·deep~r

ro1Jti11g ·,

becallje

Pcla~ius himfelf~y

birth

w1t1

tt

Bri,tain:

·

But

the

L~rJ

ra1fod

lta'Ntecl

Brad

wardine

Arch·

Bijhop

of Can–

terbu-ry

and fome

others to ·appear in

the

·t-afe

tifGod

and

o[fre.e-grace,and

to

fortifie

the

Churches .againft

all

Pelagian~, w~om

I

Augufrine

calls

lnimicos

grat·ire dei;

and

Fulgen·ttus, ; Vafa

it~

dei.

·

~

·

afterff'ardl 1he

fobtillj

of the Serpent

in..

jinuatetl ,

himfelf ·into

th~

Garden

of the

Church ,

by

\the

·wit and lear11i11g of

Fauftu5

Socinus{another

Infaufius Faufius

in

Po–

l;tnd;)

1

hey

'who

·have

opportunity

to confult

- 'Socinus

boo~!

de Minifierio,

and

theCate–

chifmus

Cracovienfi~

(a ·mofi.

fubtil

and

dangerolts

boo~.)

}hallfht,de there the

feeds of

,Ar~inianifm. ,

tlleir Helena,

there

·to

.be

conceived

(

howt'Ver

MoJina

andotller

Popip/

:AIItnot's'c.~nt~lld,

kltronc,

the

f~;

Ci·t.ies

4id

~ht;fe

Homer

wa!)

lheir

·Meara

·scientia.'

Tbey will

grJZnt a

Divina

Pr~fcentia,

hHI

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