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ALL

·SVFFICIE NCY.

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Befi~es th

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is:whhatisthhe. cau[~ tb~a~men fe~ke

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j

after vame- g ory

,t

at t ey are

tU

JC'-'"

to

envte·~

Seekingpraife \

(t·hejir.it that /i.in us is

fobj

e!f to

envi~)for

every

w;ch men the ,

manenvieth another;becaufe he ddireth vaine-

caufeof it:

glory .too much to himfelfe

·~this

arifeth from

hence, that he reckoneth not

God

to

be

Allfofli·

cient.

Thatis,Ifwe did reckonitenough tohaue

praife with

God

if

we thought

that

hi5

knowledg

ofouruprightnes were fufficier,though n(:)

man

. in

the

world knew it befides,we would be

con~

tentwith that honorthat we haue,which he hath

.allotted

to

us within our own co111paffe, bur, be·

<aufe wethinke him not to be

AUfoffcient,

wee

would hauefomething,likewife,fi·om the Crea

ture,

we

would h:me honor,loue,&refpea from

tnen;which finnearifeth hence, that wee appre–

hend not him to be

AU~(ttfjcient

;fo doth that,

likewife, which .iscontrary toit(forthey are

fins

. ofthe fame naturc&thcy arife both fi·orhe fame

ground )when menarefo fenfibleofi1ume, and

1

h

dd

·r.

,../d 'fi

.,.,

d h'

W1ywe:~re

reproac ,an

agrace,~

1

paragemet, ot lt

lotenfible of

notarife

hence,~hatwerec~omans

day

too much

ret'roach.

and

G~ds

day

too

little~

Wee apprehend not

God

enoughin hisgrearnes;01sthe ApoUlefairh,Irec-

kon not to bee judged

by

mans

day.

As

ifhe ihould

fay.

It

is

but

a

day,it

is

but a time that man harh

to judge:there is another day,the

Lords

day.,that

greatday.Ifamandidapprehcnd thatwhichis .

in

God,ifhedid fee his

cA!l-fo!Jiciency,he

would

not regard to be judged by mans day,aslongas

he were not judged by the

Lord

hee would not

care what his fellow- prifoners thoght ofhim,as

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