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Jofp1i

a

type

of

Chrifi.

Iofeph;

will

fay,

I

am

Iofeph,

I

am

Jeff's

your

brother.

2.

As

Iofeph

tooke

order

that

his

brethren fhould

bee

wafhed

in

his

houfe, and

Cet

at

his owne table:

So

our

Iofeph

wafheth

us

in

cleaner

water,

even

the pure

flreames

of

his

blood, and

makes

us cleane by

the

water

of

famitification,

fealirg

it

to

ns

in

baptifine,

and

after

feeds

us

at

his

owe

table, and fets

before

us

the

bread

and

water

of

life,

as

in

the

facrament

of

the Supper.

3.

As Iofeph fent

his brethren

home

with

vit4ualls

with

-

out

money,

and

with

Chariots and

all

neceffaries for

their

journey till they came

againe

to

be

fully

provided

for

by

hìm

:fo

our

lofeph

furnifheth

us

in this

our journey

and

travell

with

all

neceffaries

without

our money or

merits,

untill

we

come

to dwell

with

him,

and he

be

all

in

all

unto

us.

4.

As

when

Iacob and his fonnes

came

into /Egypt,

and

at

that

joy

full

meeting

of

Father

and

all

the

fonnes,Iofeph

went

out

to

meet them

:

So

our

Iofeph

meets

us

now

in

our way

by

his

grace

and

fpirit:

and at

that

greatmeeting

of

all

his

brethren

thall make

ready the

clouds

as

his

Chariot, and

come

in

perfon

in

(late, and

we

íhall meet the

Lord

in

the

ayre

and be

ever

with

him.

I

V.

As

Iof

phs

brethren behaved themfelves

to

him,

Gen.5

o.17.

So

let

us

behave our

(elves

to Chrifi,

I.

Humble our

(elves, bee

afhatned

that we

have fo

wronged

our

brother,

pray

for pardon

;

and

as

it

is

in

Zachery,leoke

upon him

whom we

(that

is

our

times)

have

pearced;

and

lament

and

be

forry

for

him,

as

one

mourneth

for his onely fonne.

2.

Honour

him.

All

our

(heafes muff

bow to

his

;

he

bath that extraordinary

bleihng

from

above

and below, the

bleífmg

of

his

father

is

ilrong

with

the

blc1lìng

of

his Elders,

Gen.

49.26.

Chrilf

is

bleffed,in

himfelfe,

and

in

his

poflerity

in

all

ages.

3.

Depend

on

him for

food

as

they,

and

fay

with Petrr,loh.6.68.

illafier

to uhorn,/f

all

wegee

?

then

haft

the

zrord

r

of

eternal/

lie.

and for

all

fupplyes apply

D

4

that

39

Y.fc

4.

Do to Chrift

as Iofep;s

bre-

thren

to him.