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fayth there, that a Minifrer

wa.s

not

t?

be

a

yong

Scholler,le;tll:

he·he

p~./f(d!'l!1~n,c/

fall

tntQ

the·con–

demn~ttion

ofthe

Devili:Trhatis,.Ieafi:

he bepuf–

fed up,

&

fall into the fame finne,

for

which the

D~vilt.

was condemned, that

is,

to

be

puffed up,

that is, to haue the deftres

inlarged

beyond the

boun.ds which

Gft{

hath

~tthem,to

de

fire more

than they fuo·uJd

h~ue,

to be

exalted

abo~te

mea-

fo~e,tha~

meq(Ure,that

God

had appointed

them,

that is,rheydeftre more, they looked

after

more

· t4ey th<;>ught

th~re

was

~H~t

an

Al/-fofficiencie

in

Goj.fer-thern:

Tpis'was.the finn<: <:>(the

.An,gels

;:Kat

fell.

And as it was the

caufe.

oftheir firfr fal ,

:fo

it is the caufe of all the (tnnes that haue beene

· committed fince. And the

re,~fons-6fit

in·briefe

arethefe.

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F!rfr,itarifeth,from the defire ofhappines that

isi~plantcd i~· ~very ~ans

nature. Happineffe,

you.knqrvj is a compound which confifis ofall

gopd things,fo

th.ap

gone mu

fibe

tyan

ting;there

is no good thing

1

bUt

it mull:

be

an ingredient

in-·

to

it.

Now the natureof man is made.by

God

to

delire happinelfe, every man naturally defires

happines,

&

may- defir~

it,ifrqere

be any fcant-

nes in this,ifrhcre.:beany

evill ·that

lies

tl

p6 him

that is not -removed,or ifthere

be

any good that

.he ,defires and

wams,~hat

he doth not enjoy; (I

£1y)hjs heaq d inot refr,for

he defires happines;

:therefore

if

he find

no~

an

A

11-fofficielJcyin God,

x.Tim. 3·

6.

The

Devils

Gnne,what~

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From mans

de6reol bap•

pine!fe.

/

fo that nothing

bee

wanting, -that his

heart

can

-defire or looke after, itis impoffible he

1l1ould

odeaue

dofe unto him,

but

bee

will

be

~eadie

to

:Hepoutfi·omhim.

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