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Why

Goa

utrth

mi-

nittciy

of An-

gciL

,Angels called an

Haff,

why.

gotten

of

us,

too

much

,

why

are

we fo

cold

,

and

deac,and

dull

,

and

dìfirufifuIi

in

dangers

?

wee

forget

our

itrength

and

comfort this

way.'fhere

is now

at

this urne

an

earthly Hoft

againft

the

Church,

men

led

with antichriftian

fpirits;

Let

us

comfort

our

Pelves,

we have at heavenly

Hott

with

us,

as

Elizeue

Paid

to

his fervant,

there are

were

with

u,

then

againf!

tn.

If

God

fee

it

good,

this

oupvard Hoff

of

Heaven,the Sun,the Moon,

and

Starres,

bee

can make

them

fight

for his

Church

,

as

hi Sifen

s

cafe.

But

tf:ere

is

another

Hoft,

that

fee

the

face

of God,

that

is,

that

ob.

ferve,

and wait on his

will,

and

command,

wee

have

an heavenly

Hoft

within

the

heavens; that

having

a

command

from

God,

can

come

dówne

quickly,

for

the

defence

of

the

Church,

and

for

every

particular

Chriftian,notonely

one Angell,

that

is

but

an

opinion that

every

one

bath

his

Angell,

but

even

as

God

fees

good,

one or two,

or

more,

a

multitude,an

Hoft

of

Angels.

God

ufeth Angels, not

for any

deíeâ of

pow.

er in

himfelfe

to

doe

things that

hee mutt

have

fuch an

Hoff

but

for

the further

demonftration

of

his goodnefï'e

.

he

is

fo

diffufive

in goodneffe,

he

Will

have

a

multitude

of

creatures, that

they

may

be

a

mtanes to

diffufe his goodneffe,

An-

gels

to the

Church,

and

the

Church to

others,

it

is

for

the

fpreadingofhis

goodncffe,

for

bee

is

all

in

all

in

himfelfe.

Let

it

take

impreffion

in

us,

that

we

have fuch

glorious creatures

for

our

ft:

rvice.

We

fee

here

this Hoft

of

heavenly Angels,

they