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to persevere in the ways of Holinefle, and at last to be brought to eternall Life. And to as many as are thus drawn by the Holy Ghost savingly to repent of their fins, and believe in Chrift, being truly united to him, and made branches in him the crue Vine, and members of his mystical body the true Church, (whereof himself is the Head,) God hath promised pardon and Re. mission of all their fins, to write his Law in cheir Hearcs, to fubdue their Corruptions by his Grace, chat fin shall not have Dominion over them, to bestow on chem all such outward blessings as he in his infinite wisdome shall see good for them; And when they die, their souls Thall be received into everlasting blisse, and their bodies shall be raised again by the power of Chrift at the last day, and made partakers of the same Glory. And this is called the Covenast of Grace. But such as go on in their fins, refusing to accept of Christ, for their Lord and Saviour,Redeemer and Sanctifier,and to give up themselves in sincere obedience to him, when they die, their Souls shall be adjudged to everlasting punishment; and their bodies Thall be raised again at the last day, and made partakers with their Souls of Everlasting Torments.
Or the chief things to be known and
Believed in order to Salvation.
(Man. The Mediator between God and
First, His NATUR 2,
are three and one after a wonderful and myfterious manner. The Father God, the Son God, and the Holy Ghost God. And yet not three Gods, but One God.
Psal.14.1. The fool hath said in his heart there is
Psal. 10. 4. The wicked through the pride of his
Countenance will not seek after God, God is
not in all his thoughts. 1 Cor. 15. 34.—Some have not the Knowledge
of God, i speak this to your shame. Heb. 11. 6. But without Faith it is imposible to
please him. For he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of
them that diligently seek him. Isaiah 44. 6. Thus faith the Lord the King of if
rael, and his Redeemer the Lord of Hosts, I am the firft, and I am the last, and besides me
there is no God. Isai. 45.5. I am the Lord, and there is none else ;
There is no God besides me. 1 Cor. 8.4. As concerning therefore the eating
of those things that are offered in Sacrifice to
whether in Heaven, or in Earth, as there be Gods many, and Lords many.
y.6. But to us there is but one God, the Father,
of whom are all things, and we in him, and One Lord Fesus Christ, by whom are all things,
and we by him. Deut.4.35. Unto thee it was shewed that thou
mightest know that the Lord he is God. And
there is none else besides him. Deat. 6.4. Hear o israel, the Lord our God is
One Lord. Jer. 10.10. But the Lord is the true God. He is
the living God, and an everlafting King. At bis wrath the Earth shall tremble, and the Nations shall not be able to abide his Indigna
tion. i Thes.1.9. For they themselves shew of us, what
manner of entring in we had unto you. And how ye turned to God, from Idols, to serve
the living and true God. Job 11.7. Canst thou by searching find out God?
canst thou find out the Almighty unto perfectiJoh.4.24. God is a Spirit, and they that worship him,must worship him in Spirlt and in Truth.
A Spirit, hath not fleth and bones Rom. 1.23. And they changed the Glory of the
Incorruptible God, into an Image made like into corruptible man, and to birds, and to four
footed beasts, and Creeping things. * V.25. -- And worshipped and served the Creaa
ture more than the Creator, who is blesed for cver, Amen.
Concerning the Trinity.
ons, baptizing them in the name of the Father,
and of ihe Son, and of the Holy Ghost. 1 John 5.7. There are three that bear Record in
Heaven, the Father, the Word, and the Holy
Ghost, and these three are One. Mat.3.16. And Fesus when he was baptized went
straightway up out of the water, and Lothe Heavens were opened unto him, and he sam the Spirit of God descending like a Dove, and
lighiing upon him. V.17. And Lo, a voice from Heaven saying,
this is my beloved Son in whom I am well
pleased. 2 Cor.13.14. The Grace of the Lord Fesus
Christ, and the Love of God, and the Communion of the Holy Ghost, be with you
Concerning God the Facher.
Luke 23.54. Then said Fefus, Father forgive
them, for they know not what they do. Eph.1.3. Blessed be the God and Father of our
Lord Feseos Christ, who hath blesed us with