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on
the
Sacrament.
you
know
a
man will
part with
any
thing
ra-
ther
thé
with
it.
Whatfoever
it
is,that
is
fubjea
to
loffe
rather then
his
treafure
;
Is
it fo
with
thee
?
hadfr
thou rather part
with
any
thing
then with
Chrift,then
to part with
a
good
con
-
fcience, then
with the
graces
of
the
fpirir
the
to
part with
any
thing
that
tends to
holyne4
'to
build thee
vp
further
in
the
worke of
Gods
grade
:
,
I fay
confider whether
thy heart
iJee
willing
to
part with
any
thing rather then with
Chrift;for
you
fhall find
this,that
Sathan
&the
world
will cheapen
Chrift
,
and
when
they
come
to bidding,they
will
bid
well.
Confider
whether
thy heart
can
giue
a
peremptory
an-
fwer
to
the
world
,
and
fay
this; I
will
not
fell
Chrift,
I
will not
fell
agood
confcience for
any
thing
,
yea when
Satan
&
the world bid
*heft,
and
tell
thee
as
he
did Chrift
,
that
he
will giue
thee
all
the
riches,and
all
the glory
in
the
world
,
if you
will part
with
Chrift;
confi-
der
whether thy
heart
be
ready to deny what
-
foever he
offers
to
thee,as he will
be
fure
to
of-
fer
that which
will
be
aloft
futable
to thy
dif-
pofition,
whether
thy heart hath
taken
this
re-
folution
to
it felfe
;
Chrift
is
my cheifeft trea-
lure,
I will
part with
all
therefore,
I
will
part
with
liberty,
I
will
part
with
life, with goods,
with
credit, with
pleafures,
with profits, with
wharf
never
is
neere
and dear°
unto
me
,
rather
then
I will
part
with
our
Lord
Iefus.
If
this
be
thy
hearts refolution
and minde,then
Chrift
is
thy
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