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ofthe

Ricb

naan,anel

Lazarus:

3

them

Prou.5. 18.

But, let

vs

returne to

the rich

man,

and

heare what

is

Paid

of

him,

Tbere

was

a

certaine

Richman,erc;

The

text ipeaketh

ofa

certaine

rich

man, but without

a-

by

naine

j

or

ofa

rich;man,

not

named

:

becaute

(as

one

faith)

God

takes

no

care

of

the wicked ,

neither

remembreth

their

names:

Where

we

learne that finners

are

in

no

credit

Doetr.

with

God

:

the wicked,and him that loueth iniquitie,

doth

his

foule

abhorre,

faith

Dauid,P

/41.

a

5.that

is,fuch

are

fo

farre from hauing

credit with him,that

he

hateth

them

;and

not

fiuperficially,

but from

his

veryf3uïe.

Yea,they

(hail

well

know

that

bee hates

them, by raining

vpon them the

raineoffnares,of

fire

and

brimttone,

and [formic tempeff.

v.G

he whole countenance beholdeth

the

,v.7.will

not

fuffer

finners

to

(land beforehim.Pf.

I.4.5.

lob

faith,

God

wiL'

not

take

it

miched

man

by

the hand.

Iob

8.

z

o,

robs

mea-

ning

may well

be,

that

he

will

not

glue

him

fo

much

coun-

tenance

,

as

men

giue

to

a

man

,

when they

giue

him their

hand

?

or

he

will

not

offer

them

his

hand

;

and

if

they

offer

theirs,

he

will pull away

his

:

flare

it

is

,

that

as

he will

not

caflaway

aperfit

man

,

fo he will

not

helpe

the

euill

doer.

Iob.

ibid.

He

that

made the

remembrance

of

lofiah

as

honk

in

all

mouths

,

Syr.49.

r,put out

the

memorial'

of4malek;

Exod.

17.14.

and

bee

that

Paid

to

Mops

,

1

know

thee

by

name, Exod.3

3.12)

faith

to

all

wicked

doers,

1

know

you

tlot.iWatth.7.2

2.&

2

4.1

2.

God

bath

threat

ned to

ediAowO'r

them

:

,T

.Samuel.

z. Rearms.

3°,And

Dauid,

Gods king and

foíower,

will make

no

mention

ofthem.Pfal. i 644.Secondly,they

be

the enemies

that

he will

roote out,and who,

exci

pt

he

meane to

ditfemo

ble,

(which

vileaffec`Uon

is

farre

from

God)

will

counte-

nancethofe,whom

he

manes

to dettroy

?

Thirdly,

other

-

wayes

God

fhall

thould doe

as

much for the children

of

wrath

as

hee

doth

for

his

Beare

children

;

and

that

which

hehath

forbidden

as

euill,to

fpeake

good ofeuill,Eja.5,2O.

B 3

himfelfe