Polhill - Houston-Packer Collection BT770 .P7 1675

PRECIOUS FAIT. CHAP. I. Some general acceptions of the mord Faith in Scripture, premifed. Precious Faith de- faribed, and confidered in the general na.. tare of it, a it is a grace of the Holy Spirit. H E word [Faith] hath many ac -. ceptions in Scripture,among which I (hall touch upon force. Sometimes it imports the Go- ff el or objeh of Faith ; thus St. Paul preached the. faith, Gal. 1.23. that is, the :Gofpel,which is worthy to be fo called , .becaufe it is the great Engine, which lets down Gods faith to menand catches up mens faith to God. 1 Some-