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28

And whom

they may.

Typicall

use

of

this ordinance.

High

Priefis,

types

of Chri/t.

bath

beene

put away from

her

husband,

becaufe

it

may

bepprefumed

the was put

away

for her

rnisbehaviour,or

badd cariage

towards

her

former

husband.

3.

He

mutt

not

mary

one

defiled

neither voluntarily

or

violent-

ly

;

fuch

a

blot mua not

lie

on

his

wife,

left his

funéhon

be

difgraced. But

the law allowes

him

onely

two

forts

of

women

to

mary,

i.

A

mstsd,or

virgin,verf.

i

3

;

be-

caufe

thee

may

bee

more

eafity

guided and ruled,

and

Wonne

to

frame

her

felfe

to duty

and obedience; and the

muff

bee

of

his

owne

tribe

or ftocke,

both

for

the credit

of

her

parentage;

and

for

the

certaine

knowledge ofher

education

and

manners before

bee

tooke

her

to

himfelfe.

2.

The

widow

of a

Prieft, Ezech.44.22. For

it

is

pre

-

fumed that

fuch

a

one hath beene

already trained

to mo-

deity,

to

fobriety,

to

a chaff

and

fweet

behaviour

befee-

ming

the

wife

ofa

Prieft.

This Law

is

both

ceremonial!

and

fignificative,

as

allo

hath

in

it

a

perpetuall

trueth

and

equity.

In

the

former

ufc it

bath

an

eye

unto Chrifts

mariage

with

his

wife

the

Church.

Our

high Prieft

marieth not

any

harlot,

or

polluted

Synagogue, defiled

with

Idolatry, which

is

fpirituall fornication,

and going

an

whoring

from

God,

doting

upon idols,

merits,

other

Mediators

:

Neither

with

a

divorced

woman,

fuch as

is

the

synagogue

of

the

jewes,

as

now

they

are in

the

Eaft

;

and

the

Synagogues

of

Satan

and

Antichrist,

as

now

they are

in

the Weft,

frnce

their

Tridentine

apoftafie and

Anathematizing

the

doarine

of

Christ

;

to both

whom

God

bath given

a

bill

of

divorce. Christ our high

Priest

is

not

married

to

either,

howfoever the

Church

of

Rome

pretend

a

mar-

riage

with

him,

and

thew

us

their

Baptifine,

and Lords

Supper

as

the

ring

and confirmation

of

their

marriage.

But glee know

it

will

neither

make

her

an

bonest

wo-

man,nor

prove

her

now

a

lawful!

wife

to

Phew

her

mar-

riage

ring,

who

having

plaid falle

with

her

husband,

is

now

long

fine

divorced

from

him.

jefus

Chri-ft

marri-

eth