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David

a.type

cf

Oriji.

Pfal.i3,qq.,

Foure

graces

wherein David

and

Cirift

ex-

celled.

confilium,

fine

fortitudine

&

neagnanæmitate,

¡woe.

furreaion,

&

afcenfion,

fending

the Spirit

&

the Gofpel,

And

as

'David added

fome

of

the borderers

to the king-

dome

of

lfrael,

as

himfelfe

faith

flraners

were

fub-

dued

to him

: So

the true

David

adds to the

Church

the

whole

body

of

the

Gentiles

;

and

bath

by

the preaching

of

the

Gofpel

(

the

fword

of

his

mouth)

fubdued

the

world

to

himfelfe.

The gifts fitting him to

this

funaion.

As

when David

was anointed ,

the

Spirit

of

God came

upon

hire,

1.

Sam,

t

6.1

3.

and

fitted him

to

the

gavernenient

of

Gods

people

:

So

our

true

David

Je-

fus

Chrift,

anointed with

oyle

above

all his

fellowes,

had

the

Spirit

of

God

defcending upon him

in

a

vifi-

ble fhape, and

by

that anointing filled, and

furnifhed

with

the

Spirit, and

all

needful'

graces

for the admini-

flring of

his

Kingdome.

5.

A

s

David

was

preferred

above

all

his

brethren

in

foure

fpeciall

graces

:

So

was

Jefus

Chrift

above

David

himfelfe.

i .

In wifedome

and prudence,

r

.Sarre.

i

6.1

8.

the

fervants

of

Said ob-

ferved

David to

bee

wife

in matters, and the

Lord

w,u

with

him:

and Chap.

i 8.

verfe

14,15'.

when

Saul

fax,

that

David

was

very

rife,

hee

was

afraid

of

hire.

Our

true

David

had all treafures

of

wifedome

and

knowledge

;

the Spirit

of

wifedome

and underflanding,

the

Spirit

of

counfel

refted

upon

him,

Ifai,

i

i

.z.

who

is

therefore cal-

led

the great

Coaanfeller,

Ifai,ç.6.

whofecounfels

are

farre

beyond

Ahitophels

;

his

were

as

the

Oracles

of

God

:

Chrifts

were

fa. And our true

David

gets

be-

yond

his

type.

David

in

many

things

(by

his

owne

confcffìon) did

very

fooli(hly

:

Our

true

David

never

did

any

thing

but the

wifedome

of

God

fhined

in

it;

with

whom not

onely

God

was,

but

becaufe bee

was

God.

z,

In

fortitude

and

magnanimity (without

which counfell were

bootlejje)

by

hee

was

able

to

encounter

with

a

Lion,

a

Beare,

with

Goliah, and

all

that

rofe

up

againf}

him

or his people.

A

man fitted

far

peace

or warre,

with

counfell

and itrength.

Whole

de

-,

fcription