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Luke

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Afrs x6.

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Su£hasdoc

femewhat,

but nottho.

rovvly.

M.tth

IJ:

true, and the

t.AILfttjficiency

that is in

God,

and

vpon this ground, he comes in to

God.

As you

know, the

Prodtgal!Sonne,

whenhefawrhat he

could notfubfii1:1onger, bnt.he mufi periib,ifhe

frayed where he

was;

and faw.againc, ifhe went

home to his

Fathershoufe, there

rMs

meat enMtgh; ,

this

was

that that moued him to go home :this

coyrfetheLurdtakes with all whom he brings

home

to

him;as we

fee

in the

Iaylor:

and in tbofe

cAE!.2.

They were pricked in their hearts;

and

in

Paul,

when the

light

jhined

about him,and hewas

firicken from his horfe,

AE!.g.Itwas

all

but to

fhewthem

their

vanitie, to take them off from

their owne bottoms, to iliew them their owne

infufficiencic,

and then he difcovercd that

All–

fujficimcinhat

was in himfelfe >for no man will

change but for the better, he will not deny him–

felfe,and leauewhathe hath, tillfomething that

is better be propounded vnto him: So,

I

fay ithe

caufewhymen come notin,is,becaufe theyha:ue

an opinion of

[ulficiency

in themfelues,and in the

creature,and they apprehend not ant.A

ll-fi1fici–

encie

in

G

od:that is,an

Allfujficiency

to be in him

alone.

, Afecondfortofmenarefuchasdo comein, -

and performe many things, and

bring

forth fomt

fr'uit,and

become profeifors ofthefeare

of

God,

·

arid yet they do it notthroughly, but by,halues;

the caufe ofthis is likewife from hence,that they

do nor apprehend

God

to be

All~fulficient;

for

if

tl1ey did,theywould

be

perfect

with

him;

as we

fee the

Scconcland Third Grottnd(for

that

Parable

dot

h.