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Good

11i3

towards

mm.

heart

more, then

any afHi6lion

in

the world,can

call

it

downe.

It

is

excellent

that

Mofes

faith

Dtut.

33.

The good

pleafure of

him

that

dwelt in

the

bu

fh;

&c. You

know

that

God

appeared

in

the

bulb,

when

it

was

flaming

the

flaming

bufh

(hewed

the

flate

of

Ifrael,

in

the

middeft

of

the

Furnace

of

perfecution,

yet

notwithflanding,

the bu(h

was

not

confumed,

why

?

becaufe the

good

will

of

God

was

in

the

bu(h;

fo

let

us

be

in any

perfecution, put

cafe

wee

bee

like

Mofes

bulb,

all

on

fire,

yet the

fire

(hall

not confume,

nor

hurt

us, why

?

the

good

pleafure

of

him

that

dwelt

in

the bufh

is

with

us,

in

lfai 43.

1will

bee

with

thee

in

thefire,

and

in the

water,

not to

keepe

thee

out,

but Iwill

be

with thee

in

it;

fo

that

in

the greatefl perfecutions

that

can be

in the

fiery

tryall,

as

Saint

Peter cals

it,

the good will

of

him

that

dwelt

in the bu

f

h,

will

bee

with us,

fo

that

wee

fhall

not

be confumed,though

we

bee

in

the

fire;

affliticd, but

not

defraire,

why

?

the good

pleafure

of

God

dwels

in

the bu(h,

in

the Church

;

in

the

middeft

of

afflielions,

and

perfecutions,

bee is

with

us;

who

can bee

rniferable,

that

bath the

prefence

of

God,

the

favour and

good

will

of

God

?

but

this

(hall be fufficient for

this

time,

and

Text.

0eu1.33.

1141.

43.

FINIS.