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Clean

perlons,

tapes

of Chràl.

187

ferve pureneffe

among

them,

that the

holy

God

may

walke

amongft

an

holy

ld

people:

to

Aledfe

Quit

elves

from

full

we Chril

}cans

fhou

all

fïlthinefre

of

the

flefii

and

f#irit,a Cor.7.1.

And

that

we

fhould

be

ever

flopping

up

thofe

uncleane

iflues

which

difiurbe our

chaPcity

of

body

or

mind,

which

thefe

Le-

gall

iffues

fpecially

aime

at.Oh

this chafhty

of

minde and

body

is

a

fingular

grace.

For

r

.

It

ítánds

with the

will

ofGod

;

i

Thef.

4.

3,

4,

This

is

the

will

of

God even

your

Fula

ification

;

and

that

ever,

one

po

ffelie

huu

ve

ffell in

holi-

neffe

and

honour.

z.

It.fiands

with

the nature

ofGod,

which

is

mofi holy

and pure

;

God

is

a

pure

chaff

Spirit,

and

will

bee

prayed unto

with

a

pure

and

chaff

heart.

How

can

foule

fornicators

and

adulterers

thinke

that their

prayers

can

get

into

heaven,

and

themfelves

Phut

out

?

3. By

holineffe and

chaftity

of

mind and

body

thou

becomme

a

Temple

of

the

holy

Ghoft,

i

Cor.

6.

19

Without

which

thou art

no

better then

a

fwinefty,

fit

for

foule

fpirits and devils,

that delight

in

uncleanne(fe'

to

harbour

in 4.

It

f

}ands

with

the ho-

nour

of

the

body;which

i.

is

for

the Lord,

that

is,

cre-

ated for

the

glory

ofthe maker.

z.

the Lord

is

for

the

body,

namely

to redeeme it,

fo

as

the

body

alit

is a

part

ofGods

purchafe.

3.

the

Lord

is

the head,

and the

bodies are members

ofChrifi.

Oh

what

a

great wick

-

edneflse(as Iofeph

calls

it,Gen.

9.9.)to

make it

a

member

of

an

harlot

?

5.

Follow

holineffe

and chaility;

with-

,

out which thou

hhall

never

fee

God either

in grace,or

in

glory, Heh.i

z.z4.

What

makes the harlots

fo

fottifh,fo'

graceleffe in

the

middeft of

pow

erfull

meanes,

but

that

their

hearts'

are taken

away,

Gods

plaguehath already

feifed upon

them

in

great

part,

for they

cannot

fee

God

in

grace

offering

repentance,and

therefore

they

(hall

ne-

ver

fee

him

in

glory.

Now

the bett

direEtions

for

flap,

ping

thefe running

iffues,

are

:

L

Direlion.

Begin at

the

fountaine

;

labour

for

inward

Cala

Deus mens

e

jt,cafia

volt

mente

votati.

Hof

4

r

z.

Begin

with

the,

heart

:why.