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David

a

type

of

Ghrj.

he

Hayes

the

wicked.Ho

f

6.5.I

flew

then

with the

ward

of

my

mouth.

2.Thef.

2..8.

he Thal!

flay

that

wicked

mass

of

finne

with

the

breath

of

his

mouth.

Other

Kings by

their

Scepters

can

kill

men,

but cannot make

them

alive a-

gaine when they have done: but Chrift

by his

word

can

quicken and make

alive

dead

foules and

bodies.

They

by

theirs

can be

dreadfull to

men:

Chrift

by

his drives

backe

devils,difcafes, death,

and all

adverfary

power.

S.

In

port

and

Bare.

I.

Their

banners

and

cnfignes

ex-

preífe

their

noble

ads,

and

the

honourable exployts

of

them

and

their progenitors, which are

glorious

in

the

eyes

of

men

:

Chriffs banner

for

his

kingdome

of

grace

is

his

Croie,

or rather

the Gofpell,

a

doctrine

of

the

Croffe, to

the

world

foolithneffe

or

bafenefl'e;

but

in

his

kingdome

of

glory, the

five

of

the

forme

of

man,that

is,

fuch

glory

and

power

as

agrees

to

none

elfe. 2:

Their

fervants

and

attendants mutt

be

rich, ftately,

noble,

and

the

fonnes of'

great

Princes

mu(}

be

neareft to

attend

them

:

Chrift

jefus

(in

contempt

ofwhat

the

world

ad-

mireth)

will

have

his

fervants poore, meeke,

lowly

;

not

fuch

lofty Lords

as

fo

farre

excell

the

Emperour

in

worldly glory

as

the Sunne

the Moone,the

Popes ridicu-

lous claime and

yet they

be

fonnes

of

God,

heires

of

heaven,

brethren

of

Chrift,

and

of

the royalleft blood

that

ever

was.

3

.

When

they ride

in

progreffe,

they

thew

their

fiate, pompe,

and

worldly

glory.

Great

4lexaader

gets

upon his

Bucepha!

.r: Pompey

triumphs

upon

an Elephant

:

Anthony

rides

upan

Lyons,

Aurelia-

nur

upon Harts and bucks.

Chtift

(had

his

kingdome

beene

ofthis world)

could have

imitated

them.

But

while

he was in the

world

(to

thew

that

his

kingdome

had no

fitnilitude nor

correfpondency

with

the pomps

of

earthly

kingdomes)

in

his

progretfe

bee gets on an

affe,

and

inftead

of

a

fad

dle

of fate

he

had poore mens

clothes

fpread

under

him. But

when he

(hall

thew

his

glory,

he

(hall

ride upon the Clouds

as

on

an horfe with

fuch