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Ive

ls

called an

Heft,

why.

affaires

;

and

oft

times

it

is

the

fitreft

way

to

hin

-

der

Satac

s

temptations,

and

to

take him

off,

to

be

Employed in

bufineffe, rather

then

to

firuggle

with

temptations.,

wennauy

times

meet

with

comfort

in

our

bufineff

in

our callings,

that

without

it

in

¡peculation,

and

otherwife

,

wee

fhould

never

have.

And

then

they appeared

to them

in

the

night.

God

difeavers

!limp

lfein

Ike

night

ofaelr

Won.

Our

fweeteft and ftrongefi

comforts

are

in

our

God sppesres

greatefi

miferies: Gods

children

find

light

in

inchanightof

darkenefl'e, nay

God

brings

light

out

of

darke-

at

`tioi

neffe

it

felfe,

we

fee

the circumftances

then

of

this

apparition.

He

calls

tiefe

Angels

a

heavenly

Hoff,

in

di.

vets

relpeers,

of

pecially

in

there

.;

An

Hoff

fOr

number,

here are

a

number fet

For.aumfer

down.

A multitude,

is

d

iftinet from

an

Hof},

but

in

that

they

are

an

Hof}, they

are

At

mralt-

rude, as

in

Dan,

7.

ro.

Ten thaufand

times ten

thou- ern

7.10.

fand

,Angels

attend

upon

God.

And

fo

Rev.

5.

r

r.

Rev;.

I.

There

are

a

world

of4Prgels

about

the

Church

;

in

Hcb.12.3

2.

We

are

come

to

have

communion

Web.

ri

s,

,

with

an

inumerable

con p.sny

ofAngels:

be

lets not

downeithe

number,

and

here

appeares a multi.

tude

of

Ángels,

Worldly

fottifh

men

that

live

here

below,they

thinke there

is

no other

ftatcaf

things

then

they

fee,

they

are

onlytaken

up with

fence,and

pleafures,and

goodly flews

of

things;

alas,

poore

foules,

there

is

another

manner

of

Rate, and frame

ofthings,

if

they

bad

fpirituall

eyes

to

fee

the

glory

of

God,

and

ofChrif our

P 4

Saviour

Tb

efe

Ä!e1,

cilia

an

Holt.,