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Thegrojfoflself-murder:

-~

s

pound ·;

ah the wofull

efta~e

that th?u art in

!'·

if

he were accurfed that

dtd

lay up h1s pound ,

what fhall become of thee that doft leffen

it

?

be

did not double his abilities , and there-

for~

he was accurfed; thou do1;t

not

011ly

n~t

J.ouble .

thy abilities ' but thou

aoft

leffen

them.

GQd

bath inabled thee

to

do many a thing

~

and

now

thou art not able , -thou haft

wit.:...

Ji11g

ty

leffened thine

abilitie

;

now then thou .

~anft

not excu(e

thy

felf

that thou

canft not

!)

becaufe thou

haft

_brought this

cltnnot o.n

·thy·

{elf:

·Thou c.anfi not weep at

a

Sermon , but

thou couldft once; thou can!l: not refill:

fuch a

J;ufi,

·but thou couldH:-once, and thQu haft wil–

lingly

brought .this

can11ot on

thy foul,and

there-·

fore• this

is

all the caufe ·becaufe

that thou

-wilt

no~

'

, 7.

Demonftration. ·

May

be thou canfl nor_, 7

Demon.'

~ea~,

but thou art

contented with thy

c~tnnot

;

They

are .

. thou

canil

not be holy ,

and

thou

att

c6n-

cont~nt~

~ented

li()t

to be ; thou

canfi

not

crucifie

thy

cd

~Jth

,

lutt, and thou art c<?atented with

~his

_eau-

~~~~rem~

nr;t,

nay

thou

l'ouldft no.t be

~eble.

Str,

I

tell · ·

yo~

how you may put up this

inj~ry

if

you·

wiU ;

·but Sir you fhaU not make me put it-

up '

I

wilt

no.t he

dire[fe~

by

JOM

; ,

as

it

was

~ith defpera~e

l!!dah,

My

people love to

hav-e

,

.

~tfQ.

Thou art

.~arnal,

and thouioveft to

beJer.s.~r~

fo; were a -man in the flocks

lJ

and

not

able .

to ·get -out, yet

'if

pe be contented

to~

there,

~hough

h,e ·.

~annot

.

get

out , that

is

not .the

reafon

of hts

fiaytng, .but

he wilt

rJOt;

thou

~an!\:

not walk humbly and holily,

a~d

thoH ,

. 1t~yefl'to hA/11~ i~

[o;

w~at

would y9u have

j-~

'

'

~

.