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The

8p0

le

New

with

forne

darkneífe, and the

New

unto/dins

the

Old

with

joyous

perfpi-

cuitie.

This

glorious

difpenfation

of

grace,

as

it ffands

by

the

good

pleafure

of

God,

fo

alfo by his

manifold

wifedome,

who

in

feverall

approches

of

his mercy

and

good

-

neffe

drawes

1E11

nearer

to

his

Church,and

yet referves

the

greateff

for

his

Kingdorne

of

glory.

Even

now,

in

this

marvellous

light

of

the Gofpell,

we

have our divine

ceremonies

and

facraments,

fee

him

afarre

off,

know

but

in part, darkly

as

in aglaffe,

and

receive

our bell contentment by

the

acts

of

faith,

while

the

Word and

Spirit

make

us

know

the

things

freely

given

us

of

God

in

Chriff

Iefus.

But time (hall

bee,

when

(to

fay

nothing

of

the

efiate

of

the

Church

after the

ruine of Antichrifl,

and

calling

of

the

Iewes)

we

shall

in

heaven

fee

him

whom

we

beleeved,

face

to

face,

clearly,perfeély,irnmediately,

without

Sa-

craments

or Types,

in

the fullell

vifion,

nearefl

union,

and

abfolutefl fruition.

Ne-

ver

till

then

fhall

we

comprehend-.

wholly

what