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1`Iazarites,type.r

of

Chrif

L

lull

or whoredome.

yet

from

this

order

they

would

e-

flablifh

their difordered

orders,as

cont.rary,as,d

Ikeneffe

to light.

I

I

14

The fhadow

of

the Law

is

vanifhed

away,

and

the

truth

of

the

Gofpell

is

broken

forth

as

the

light,

faith

the

Canon

L,aw.

Every Chriflian

muff be

a

Na-

zaritç;

rat

by

vow

of

feperation, but,by

it

itatiox

and

refe

nblaaace

of

Chri

the true Nazarite.

For

1.

He mull

be

feperate

from others,

r

.He

mutt

fee

that

he be feperate

from ungodly one

as

one

advanced

to

an

happy

eflate

in

Chrif.

2.

That

now

his

mind,

affe8ions,

fpeeches,

and whole

courfe

be

contrary

to

the

courfeof,the

world;

and

fo

(as

/OM

.feperate

himelfe

from

the

ev

ill

behaviour

,

and manners

of

his

brethren

;

yea

complaine

of

them

to

his father.

3.

He mull

bee

content

if

his

brethren

feperate from

him,

as

dal

Iof

ph}

brethren when they

fold

him into

.Egypt.

This

is

to

bee

a

Chritlian Nazarite.

I

I.

This

Chriflian

Nazarite mull

ílric`}ly

keepe

the

rules

of

his

profeffion..i.

he mull

labour.

i.

to

pre

-

ferve

the

vow

of

holineffe made in Baptifzne,

fludy

and

follow after

fanaification,

.7-his

is

the

will

of

God

even

your

funtì

fcatian,

he mull

refine

hirr felfe

wholly

to

God;

z.carefully

to

avoid

the

leali defilement of

finne.

The

Lord

made

a

Law

(Numb.6.9.)that

ifany dyed

by

a

Nazarite

cafu

illy

and

fuddenly (though,

liee

could

not

avoid

it)he

defiled

the

head

of

his confecration;he

mull.

be

fháven

and

come and

offer

a

Lambe

for

a

trefpaffe of-

fering,

and

then

begin his

vow

againe.

Wherein

the

Lord

fhewes

that

he will

not endure

any finne

in

his

fervant

(though not

willingly

committed,

nor

inten-

ded)if

it

be

but

cafual

or

by

happe,and

flirres

up

thereby

our watchfulneffe againfl all,even

the

leall finne,

and

urgeth

the fhunning

ofthe

leali

touch

of

dead workes

:

Jude

z

3,hate

even the

garment

#otted

by

the

f

efb.

2.

Hee

mull fludy

the

law

of

the

Lord to

grow

in

knowledge

and

15

7

Pre.

2.

V:» bra

legrs

cia

nFril,

illuxtt

veri..

trzs

Be

Nazarites,

and hew.

Ther.

4.;.