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• in this, when aman is ditlralfted betweene

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and

fome other objett; 1-fay,betweene

God

arid ·

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.riches, betweene

God

and·credit, betweene

God

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· ·and pleafure, and is fometime applying

himf~lfe

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· to one, and fometime.to another, and fo hegoes

• adouble way. So that when

a

man hath two

f

prindpall objeds, and two-principaU.ends, ap·

onwhich his eye

is

fet,whe he hatn two inward

prindptes within,that are the caufe ot,his moti·

. on, this-way and that way, fueh

a

man

i$

ad"~-

A double

.b/e

minded

man

;

hee is a fingie hearted man th'at

=~r::ed

man, ·

· choofeth

God

alone, and though he'walke im-:

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: .perfediy with him, yet he choofeth him.

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.,. . NowifamanapprehendG1d.r

AU-fofficie~&J,

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he will choofe him

alone,

·ifhe doe

fl~t,

it is

im"':

i

poffible he iliouldchufehim alone, but hee

will

joyne

fomewhatelfe with

him ;forif

he thinke

there is but apa

rtia~lfofficiency

in

:G

~d,

and that

there is

fomeftiffciency

in any Creature beftdes,

. it Jnuft needs be that hee

~uft

haue an eye upon

both,

&

then his wayes will be uneven,.then his

rvtty

i5

unftahle;and,

therefore,

I

fay;the

c~mfeof

that

inftabilitie

to

whic:hmen are fubjecr,is, be–

·caufethey doe

not

apprehend

-God

to be

All-fof–

ftcient

,for

y~umuft

know

this by the way, that

there is

a

double infrabilitie(rhat

word is

ufcd

in

lam

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.Adoublemindedmttninm(lahle

in

allhis

Jnthbdirie

w-aies

.One

is

an inll:abilityberween

two

objeas

doubtr.•

1

which

makes

up

all

tl!J.efufflcieney

that he deft

res,

I~m .

(.a.

fothat ,the.re'is

apartofrhatfofficiency

in one,&

part of

it

in another. The fecond is an infiabilirie

in following one objechhat hee bath chofen.-

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