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anap

or

a

type

of

Ori/I.

55

hire

that

overcamrneth.And he

that

perfevers

to

the

end

Vincrnti

ddbu,

(hall be

faved.

1

itey.i.

CHAP.

IX.

8.

Sam

pfbna

type

of

aryl.

T.

IN

perfon and condition.

r.

His concepti-

Ion

foretold

by

the

Angell

of

God,

I

%dt.

i

3.5.

So

was

Chrifis.

His

office

foretold,

hemull

be

a

Saviour

So

Chrift.

Borne beyond

fh'ength

of

nature,

ofa

mother

long before

barren,

Md.

r

3,

3.

So

was

Chrift.

His

mother

fainted by

the

Angell

as

ĻLzry

was,

that

though

f

le

was

barren fhe

diould conceive

a

fonne,

a

faviour; the one

Mill

begin

to

fave

lfrael out

of

the hands

ofthe

Phili-

flims,

verf.5.

the

other

mu(}

fave his people

from their

finnes,And

this promife

confirmed

by

a

figne

to

loth

the

mothers,

Jud.

i

3.4.Lu1

t

.3

o.

z.

Both mutt

be

Na-

zarites,

Sampfon by

the Law

of

Nazarites,

N

imb.

6.2.

Chrift

by occafion

of

the

place in

which

he was educated

not

by

that

Law.

But

as

a

Nazarite

fignified

.one

that

was feperated

and

fevered

from

the

common courfe

of

men

to

a

more holy profeffion

of

fanaity,

and

to

a

ftriaer

care

to

avoid

all

manner

of

impurity,

faach

a

one

the

Prophets

fignified

Chrift

fhould

be

;

not

onely holy

and

feperate

from

finners,

but

the

author

of

holinefle.

And

as Sampfon

was

fanClified

from the

womb

;

So

was

aria

much more.

So

the

Angell,

The

holy

thing that

is

in

thee

is

of

the holy

Ghofl.

And herein

beyond

Sow,-

fin,

for

in

Chrift

are

all fanc`tified.

3. S

#napfon

grew

and

the

fpirit

waxed

ftronglin him,

fo

as

tae

became

a

Saviour

of

incomparable

fìrength.

So

Chrift

grew

every

way

;

in

flature,

in

favour

with

God

and

man

;

and

the

Spirit

was

fo

firong

in

him

(becaufe

it

.was

net

meafured

E

4

WM)

S,errplfi

a

type

in

4. refpeets.

I.

Conception.

Nazaritee

Growth in

Spirit.