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Dedicatorie,

out

Chrifl

and

his

benefits,

Heb.to.t.

Nov

is

Chrifl

come

(faith

Tertullian)

who

is

the end

of

the

Law,

opening

all the

dark

matters

of

it,

anciently covered

under the

mills

of

Types

and

Sacraments

:

An excellent

mailer,

an

heavenly

teacher,

a

fetler

of

truth

to the

uttermoll.

,/lujiin

calls Moles

his

ceremonies,

prenunciative

or

foretelling

Ob,

fervations

:

and

faith,

We

are

not

now

conflrained

to obferve

things

ufed in the

Droplets

time,

Non

quia

ills damnata,

fed

quia

in

melitts

mutata

Jun

t;

not

for

any

evill

in

them,

but

becau

/e

they

are

changed

for

the

better.

What

they

foretold, and

how

they

are

changed for the better, this

Treati,fe

in

part

difcovereth,and

I

purpofe

not

now

to

dif

courfe.

Thele

glorious

times

ofthe

Gofpel

fliew

evidently,

how

much

the

truth

ex-

celieth

the

fhadow

:

the vertue

common

to the ancient beleevers,

as

well

as

unto

us:

Chrifi

Iefus

y

flerday,

and

to

day,

and

the

fame

or

ever

:

but

as

the

manifef$ation

is

more

cleare,

fo

the

grace

is

more

plentifull

and

comfortable.

The

fame

Tef+ator

made

both

Tef}aments,

and

thefe

differ

not

real-

ly,

but

accidentally

;

the

Old

infoldirzg

the

Az

New

`Do cibis

Iud.

cQp,5.

Cont. Fßr,

f

:

Advert.

bid.

Heb.r3.

S.