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ill

towards

mena

and

then

it

is

out

of

queflion

:

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grace,

to

cafe

hìmfelfe upon the

free

love

ofGOJ,

lie

fulfils

the covenant

of

grace

:

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ting

and

wrangling,

butdeliire grace

to

obey,

and

then

all quettions

concerning thy eternal! eftate,

are

refolved, all

is

cleare.

Ifthefe

things

will

not

move

you,

then

let

all

men know,

that

live

in

a

finfull

condition

,

that

they

had

better

have lived 'în

any

part

of

tl:e

world,

then

in

thefe glorious

times,

and places

of

light

:

for when

they

heárë

"the love

of

God

in

Chri.

,

laidopen

to

them,

ifthey

will come

in,

and receive

Chr

J,

and calf

them

felves

upon him,

and

be ruled

by

hi

,

and

theywill

nor,

it

(ball

be eafier for.

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and

Goodrhal

for Jeìves

and

Turkes

and

Pagans

,

and

thefe

that

wor(h

ip

Devils,

then

for

us

:

for

when

Godoffershs

free

love and mercy

inClàrift,

ifwe

will

entertaine it,

and

the

will

none

of

then

Office alone

(hall

not

condemne

us

,

but

mercy (hall

coidemne

us

;wee

will none

of

mercy. There

is

not the

wor

ft

man,

but

would

have

pardoning

mercy

;

bee

is

content

to

have

God

pardon

his finne,

but het

will

not

take

the

whole

mercy, and

love

of

God

in

Chrifi,

curing, healing

mercy

:

there

are

thole

that

live

in

filthy

courfes

in

prophaneneffe,

in

fovea_

ring,gzc.

it

is

food

to

them

to

be malicious

,

to

deprave

the bell things

Serpents

feed

on

poy_

fon.

They

are

content

to

have

their

fumes

pardo-

ned,

if

God will let

their

filthy

nature

alone,

their poyfonfull

,blafphernous difpofition, that

exalts it

felfe

againft

cod,

and

;et

them

goe on

in

their.

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of

ncgleBeing

Gods

offer.

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plying Gods

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