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Thegro.!fiji

Self

murder:

1

J

cafis

i,q

thefe

good

~otions,

and thou

cans

them

'

out.

Sta~d

ye in the wa)

7

es , and fo, ask for the

Jcr.

6.

1

~

• .

old paths , and walk therein

~

and

ye

fhall find

reil: to

your

fouls ; but they

fai~

, we will

no~

·

, walk

therein~

0 do

but

.ask for the good

way,

tJnd}A.bour to

walk..in

it,

l'le

help

you, and

affifi:

you ;

but

we will

not ,

fay

they. .

I

fet

wa-tchmen

over

you,

faying,

Heark.§n

to

the

Jo~nd

of

the Trumpet,

but

they

(~id,

We will not

heark!n,

verf.

17,

This is

plllin

E1lgl~fb,

as we

fay,

you

will

not

; .

ye have

preachi~g

every Sab'7

. bad1, and every_ week, but

ye

will not; God

fends you

good

-motions•every

day

and hour, ·

'but

ye will no't ; when a beggar will not be

helpt,

why

does

he

fiarve

?

w~at

becaufe he

can~

:not

chooj

e

?

no,

he'

fiarves becaufe

he

will

ftJtrve .

_0 faiefi:thou,

I

do hear the word , and

I

cannot

.

~-

,

~ear

it

better. I ·

do

pray

daily,

an~

I

can~

not

pray better,

&c.

,Thus

thou retortefl:

upon .

:G·od,

as the

unprofitahle fervllnt,

Lo,

there

thou

Mat.

2~.

haft

th~tt

ii

tkine :

Lpe,

here.,s

the befl: faith

thy

2s.

·_Spjrit

helps

1me

to,

here.,s the

befi ,

obedience

that thy power enabled me to, &c. Lo,

~her~

"

:thou haft that is thine, thou

he,lp_eft me

with

~po .

more.

I

was not abJe to po

.better.

~o

ore

_poteft hoc dicere?

fays,

Gualter,

with what face

~

canft

thou

Jay·

thus

?

is

this

all

~hat

God bath

offered .

to enable thee

f

ah

thou

wilful crea-

ture 1 The Lord

bath

offered

to 'help thee to a · .

tboufand

times ffiOre , but

thOt;~

WO\lldfi

not

be

4•

'DelltGit:

he!pe4.

·,

. ·

,

And

~ill

.

4· Dernonflration.

Godhath not only

offreanotufe

.

t hee po·wer

~o

do more,

.and

thou

wilt not tak.§

poh~ehr

h

. b

lr

.

h

d

h

.

w

•c

e

! f,

u

..

t

a

10

~1V<Ul

t

ee n1ore

power,

an .

.t .

ou

w~lt

bath gi

·

·

G

-f ·

notve11.