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AnExpofitionuponthefrrfi

Vfix,t.

there Times,and Pliees,and

Refpeets,wherein

their

men-

tion

May

be

of

tome

auaile

for

Truth.

Fir(t,

As,

with

fome

men,

who knowes nor, but their

Names more

Tway,

then the

Names

of Prophets

and

A-

poflles

?

What

it

in that

cafe

we

deliuer

the

fame

Truths

vnder

other

Names,condefeending

fo

farre

to their

infir-

mity

for

a

while

?

g

Saith S. Au/len,

I

had

not beleeued

the

Cofjiell,

had

not

the

Authority

ofthe Church forayed with

me.

It

was his

IntroduEtion

to

Faith

:

afterwards,

h

as

Samaritars,

hebeleeuesvpon

firmer

grounds.

If

by

vs

:they

be vfed

as

Introduaions

for

a

time,

I

fee

not what

impeachment

it

is

to credit of

Scriptures.

Secondly,Wecannot

be

ignorant, how

vfuall

the

im-

putation

ofNoueltie

is

to rcuiued

Truths.

i

wet

new

Dott<rineis

this

fay

the

people

in

Chrifts time Admiring

his Miracles,

fay

ours; denying the

Truth,

for (hew

of

Noueltie. In

fuch cafe,

if

wee

(hew

the

Succeffion

line

-

all

of

our Faith and

Praftice,

and

lo

take

that

Cauill

from

the

Ignorant, me

rhinkes

the Truth

flill

gets

ad

-.

uantage.

Thirdly, And

heare we

not

oft how

wegoe

alone,rnd

delight

in

tingularity

?

Why

may wee

not

remoue

that

Imputation,

by (hewing

confent

of

Churches Ancient

and Moderne

?

Fourthly,

There

are

extant

in

Path ers,Expofïcions and

DoEcrines

ofScriprure,in

teal

mesfo

fignificanr,

as

better

occorre

not

to

our moll

ferious

Meditations

:

why it

(hould be

vnlawfull to

vttcr them in

termes

of

the

Au-

thors, rather

then

our

owne,l know nor.

k

AdCuramnof%ramexeflitnopertinera

con

/òlásns

Scrip-

turas

SanEhts Canonicas

aduerfna

eos

tefles

adhibere,

T/e-

rumetiam

de

Sanëforamlíterie,

qui

ea

ante

nos

fama

celeber-

rirnd

&

ingenti

elen

d

tratIauerhnt,

aliqua

ddcuvvrenta

pro

-

ferre;

non quo

Canonici,'

libris

cl

noble

vlline

di,

bhtatorir

a-

quetur autboritas,

fed vt

('ciant

a

noble

ret`latn

anti

-

gseitìssfundatam Catbolicam

fdem

aduerfio

recenteno

Pela-

gianorum