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A96524 Two treatises concerning I. God's all-sufficiency, and II. Christ's preciousness Being the substance of some sermons long since preached in the University of Oxford. By Henry Wilkinson, D.D. Then principal of Magdalen-Hall, Oxon. Wilkinson, Henry, 1616-1690. 1681 (1681) Wing W2240A; ESTC R230884 231,748 498

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condition_n be_v dangerous_a and_o the_o hazard_n be_v apparent_a to_o such_o reply_n i_o will_v rejoin_v isa_n 43_o 1_o 2._o yet_o further_o some_o will_v complain_v o_o we_o be_v a_o despise_a a_o shiftless_a and_o helpless_a people_n weak_a distress_a impotent_a and_o apt_a to_o be_v tread_v down_o and_o trample_v upon_o by_o every_o foot_n let_v such_o read_v isa_n 44._o 10_o 14._o 15._o isa_n 51._o 12._o mat._n 10._o 28._o what_o shall_v i_o add_v further_o read_v also_o isa_n 33._o 23._o jer._n 37._o 10._o nay_o more_o than_o all_o this_o even_o dry_v bone_n shall_v become_v a_o army_n of_o man_n sacr_n man_n haec_fw-la visio_fw-la prophetica_fw-la imago_fw-la quodam_fw-la modo_fw-la fuit_fw-la futur_fw-la resurrectionis_fw-la licet_fw-la ad_fw-la literam_fw-la restitutio_fw-la israelis_fw-la in_o ierram_fw-la svam_fw-la per_fw-la eam_fw-la signifi●●tur_fw-la cl●rius_fw-la inter_fw-la critic_n sacr_n ezek._n 37._o 3_o 10._o some_o understand_v this_o concern_v the_o deliverance_n from_o babylon_n other_o hence_o allude_v to_o the_o conversion_n of_o the_o jew_n in_o the_o day_n of_o the_o gospel_n the_o church_n may_v be_v in_o a_o die_a condition_n yet_o it_o shall_v revive_v isa_n 26._o 19_o there_o will_v be_v a_o resurrection_n of_o the_o church_n a_o resurrection_n of_o the_o name_n and_o reputation_n of_o the_o people_n of_o god_n however_o blast_v and_o defame_v there_o will_v be_v a_o resurrection_n of_o the_o cause_n of_o the_o church_n against_o antichrist_n that_o man_n of_o sin_n and_o although_o the_o witness_n and_o professor_n thereof_o may_v be_v dead_a for_o a_o time_n yet_o they_o shall_v rise_v again_o and_o their_o resurrection_n will_v be_v glorious_a and_o astonish_a even_o in_o the_o sight_n of_o their_o persecutor_n these_o thing_n shall_v certain_o be_v fulfil_v in_o their_o season_n although_o the_o punctual_a instant_n when_o this_o shall_v be_v be_v not_o within_o our_o cognizance_n to_o determine_v we_o can_v resolve_v no_o otherwise_o than_o according_a to_o psal_n 74._o 9_o we_o see_v not_o
a_o great_a affront_n and_o indignity_n but_o how_o much_o great_a must_v it_o be_v to_o give_v the_o lie_n to_o the_o great_a god_n of_o heaven_n and_o earth_n as_o be_v plain_a from_o 1_o joh●_n 5._o 10._o he_o that_o believe●●_n calv._n quis_fw-la non_fw-la horr●at_fw-la fidem_fw-la e●angelio_n derogare_fw-la in_fw-la quo_fw-la deus_fw-la ●nice_n verax_fw-la &_o fidelis_fw-la vult_fw-la haberi_fw-la calv._n not_o god_n have_v make_v 〈◊〉_d a_o liar_n because_o he_o bel●veth_v not_o the_o record_n th●_n god_n give_v of_o his_o son_n a_o unbelieve●_n bely_v the_o holy_a gospel_n and_o mal●es●_n in_o his_o account_n no_o better_a than_o a_o fable●_n and_o christ_n no_o better_a than_o a_o impo●●●_n o_o how_o great_a then_o must_v this_o s●_n be_v three_o a_o unbeliever_n be_v a_o thief_n and_o thief_n 3._o a_o unbeliever_n be_v a_o thief_n a_o robber_n he_o so_o far_o as_o in_o he_o lie_v rob_v god_n of_o his_o glory_n and_o honour_n we_o must_v distinguish_v for_o prevention_n of_o mistake_v of_o a_o twofold_a glory_n viz._n essential_a and_o declarative_a it_o be_v impossible_a to_o rob_v god_n of_o his_o essential_a glory_n but_o a_o unbeliever_n do_v his_o utmost_a to_o rob_v god_n of_o his_o declarative_a glory_n for_o he_o distrust_v god_n power_n wisdom_n mercy_n and_o truth_n he_o call_v all_o the_o attribute_n of_o god_n into_o question_n and_o this_o be_v a_o interpretative_a blasphemy_n and_o a_o transcendent_a affront_n and_o indignity_n offer_v unto_o the_o great_a god_n of_o heaven_n and_o earth_n can_v pythagoras_n a_o heathen_a philosopher_n so_o far_o prevail_v upon_o his_o scholar_n as_o his_o 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d what_o he_o say_v be_v authentic_a and_o persuasive_a and_o shall_v not_o the_o word_n of_o christ_n who_o speak_v as_o never_o man_n speak_v even_o the_o word_n of_o eternal_a life_n shall_v not_o these_o gain_n credit_n and_o obedience_n but_o i_o proceed_v to_o reprove_v a_o second_o reprove_v 2._o murmurer_n be_v reprove_v sort_v who_o be_v murmurer_n complain_v and_o discontent_a person_n they_o be_v so_o far_o from_o be_v thankful_a as_o they_o ought_v to_o be_v for_o what_o they_o have_v already_o receive_v insomuch_o that_o they_o murmur_v swhich_v they_o ought_v not_o for_o what_o they_o want_v these_o entertain_v hard_a thought_n of_o god_n and_o when_o they_o be_v not_o satisfy_v nor_o answer_v as_o soon_o as_o they_o call_v they_o break_v forth_o into_o repine_n and_o discontent_a language_n so_o do_v the_o murmur_a israelite_n smart_n for_o their_o murmur_n and_o become_v spectacle_n of_o dreadful_a judgement_n they_o be_v deny_v entrance_n into_o the_o promise_a land_n numb_a 14._o 29_o 30._o the_o earth_n open_v her_o mouth_n and_o swallow_v korah_n dathan_n and_o abiram_n and_o the_o psalmist_n give_v the_o reason_n of_o their_o overthrow_n in_o the_o wilderness_n 25._o psal_n 106._o 25._o because_o they_o murmur_v in_o their_o tent_n and_o hearken_v not_o unto_o the_o voice_n of_o the_o lord_n the_o mischief_n of_o murmur_a and_o discontent_a spirit_n be_v exceed_o great_a i_o shall_v represent_v they_o in_o these_o ensue_a aggravation_n first_o there_o be_v a_o great_a deal_n of_o unthankfulness_n murmur_a aggrav_fw-mi 1._o there_o be_v unthankfulness_n in_o murmur_a in_o a_o murmur_a spirit_n it_o be_v the_o lord_n mercy_n that_o we_o be_v not_o consume_v because_o his_o compassion_n fail_v not_o we_o be_v yet_o live_v man_n that_o we_o be_v not_o strike_v dead_a in_o our_o sin_n be_v mercy_n and_o we_o have_v great_a cause_n of_o thankfulness_n that_o we_o be_v live_v man_n wherefore_o then_o 39_o ●am_fw-la 3._o 39_o shall_v the_o live_a man_n complain_v yet_o we_o be_v on_o this_o side_n hell_n and_o eternity_n and_o if_o we_o have_v less_o than_o hell_n it_o be_v more_o than_o we_o deserve_v unthankful_a and_o unholy_a 2._o 2._o tin_n 3._o 2._o be_v rank_v together_o unthankfulness_n be_v a_o wicked_a effect_n that_o come_v from_o a_o murmur_a spirit_n for_o though_o beza_n 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d quibus_fw-la nullum_fw-la ju●_n est_fw-la nec_fw-la 〈◊〉_d beza_n many_o receive_v mercy_n heap_v and_o variety_n of_o love_a kindness_n yet_o murmurer_n account_v the_o mercy_n which_o they_o receive_v as_o no_o mercy_n or_o very_o small_a thing_n because_o they_o have_v not_o what_o they_o will_v have_v and_o thus_o man_n lessen_v god_n mercy_n and_o light_o esteem_v of_o they_o which_o be_v a_o very_a great_a evil._n thus_o the_o israelite_n account_v manna_n but_o light_n bread_n they_o be_v weary_a of_o it_o and_o their_o murmur_a ainsw_n numb_a 21._o 5._o they_o count_v ainsw_n discover_v their_o great_a ingratitude_n it_o base_a and_o vile_a in_o comparison_n with_o other_o meat_n second_o murmur_a hinder_v the_o practice_n duty_n 2._o aggra_fw-la murmur_a hinder_v the_o practice_n of_o duty_n of_o duty_n a_o man_n discontent_v can_v set_v himself_o to_o pray_v aright_o when_o we_o pray_v we_o shall_v acknowledge_v god_n sovereignty_n over_o we_o and_o resign_v our_o will_n to_o his_o disposal_n but_o by_o murmur_a we_o presume_v to_o prescribe_v to_o god_n and_o to_o be_v our_o own_o carver_n and_o so_o undo_v our_o prayer_n how_o can_v a_o discontent_a man._n reap_v profit_n by_o a_o sermon_n when_o his_o mind_n be_v distract_v and_o rove_a in_o the_o uttermost_a part_n of_o the_o earth_n how_o can_v a_o man_n that_o be_v daily_o murmur_a and_o discontent_v perform_v as_o he_o ought_v to_o do_v the_o duty_n of_o his_o relation_n as_o a_o husband_n father_n master_n etc._n etc._n when_o as_o his_o spirit_n be_v perplex_v and_o his_o mind_n torture_v like_o one_o upon_o a_o rack_n his_o bread_n be_v his_o gravel_n his_o bed_n a_o bed_n of_o thorn_n he_o have_v a_o restless_a and_o unquiet_a spirit_n which_o unfit_v he_o for_o every_o duty_n three_o murmur_a add_v great_a affliction_n 3._o aggra_fw-la murmur_a add_v great_a weight_n to_o affliction_n weight_n to_o any_o affliction_n if_o a_o mariner_n in_o a_o storm_n will_v be_v froward_a and_o angry_a at_o the_o storm_n and_o will_v not_o pull_v down_o his_o sail_n his_o discontent_a humour_n may_v hazard_v the_o lose_n of_o the_o ship_n so_o a_o discontent_a heart_n be_v a_o froward_a heart_n and_o fret_n and_o fume_n and_o swell_v with_o pride_n and_o will_v not_o yield_v and_o therefore_o the_o affliction_n be_v much_o more_o grievous_a and_o insupportable_a four_o and_o last_o a_o murmur_a curse_n 4._o aggra_fw-la murmur_a end_n in_o a_o curse_n and_o discontent_a spirit_n terminate_v in_o a_o great_a curse_n psal_n 59_o 15._o let_v they_o wander_v up_o and_o down_o for_o meat_n and_o grudge_v if_o they_o be_v not_o satisfy_v this_o be_v a_o imprecation_n and_o loc._n certain_o justo_fw-la dei_fw-la judicio_fw-la ad_fw-la eum_fw-la mo●um_fw-la pun●untur_fw-la tyrannorum_fw-la satellice_n ●iser●●um_fw-la ●oppressores_fw-la quibus_fw-la bona_fw-la p●●perum_fw-la per_fw-la injuriam_fw-la ablate_a impenduntur_fw-la ut_fw-la o●es_fw-la per_fw-la calu●●●m_fw-la a●q●isitas_fw-la non_fw-la d●●_n obtineant_fw-la deinde_fw-la ad_fw-la ●g●statem_fw-la re●acti_fw-la neminem_fw-la inveniant_fw-la qui_fw-la ●furientium_fw-la commisereatur_fw-la digni_fw-la qui_fw-la ●andem_fw-la inhuma●●●●_n quam_fw-la itsi_fw-la antea_fw-la exercuerunt_fw-la in_o imm●ritos_fw-la exp●riantur_fw-la mu●cul_fw-la in_o loc._n curse_v upon_o wicked_a man_n that_o if_o they_o be_v not_o satisfy_v they_o shall_v grudge_v there_o be_v likewise_o a_o curse_n upon_o those_o that_o be_v not_o content_a with_o their_o present_a condition_n deut._n 28._o 67._o in_o the_o morning_n thou_o shall_v say_v will_v god_n it_o be_v even_o and_o at_o even_o thou_o shall_v say_v will_v god_n it_o be_v morning_n neither_o evening_n nor_o morning_n please_v a_o discontent_a person_n he_o be_v such_o as_o the_o proverb_n say_v who_o be_v neither_o content_v full_a nor_o fast_v there_o be_v a_o curse_n likewise_o deut._n 28._o 4._o upon_o thos●_n who_o serve_v not_o the_o lord_n with_o joyfulness_n and_o with_o gladness_n of_o heart_n for_o the_o abundance_n of_o all_o thing_n god_n will_v have_v his_o people_n serve_v he_o with_o cheerfulness_n this_o be_v the_o resolution_n of_o the_o church_n when_o she_o be_v in_o a_o low_a tremble_a condition_n hab._n 3._o 17_o 18._o although_o the_o figtree_n shall_v not_o blossom_n neither_o shall_v fruit_n be_v in_o the_o vine_n the_o labour_n of_o the_o olive_n shall_v fail_v and_o the_o field_n shall_v yield_v no_o meat_n the_o flock_n shall_v be_v cut_v off_o from_o the_o fold_n and_o there_o shall_v be_v no_o herd_n in_o the_o stall_n yet_o will_v i_o rejoice_v in_o the_o lord_n i_o will_v joy_n in_o the_o god_n of_o my_o salvation_n none_o indeed_o have_v cause_n aug._n gaudi●●●_n propriu●_fw-la est_fw-la piorum_fw-la aug._n of_o joy_n but_o god_n child_n joy_n say_v augustin_n be_v only_o the_o portion_n of_o the_o godly_a away_o then_o with_o and_o abandon_v all_o murmur_a discontent_a speech_n labour_v seneca_n res_fw-la
lord_n christ_n can_v give_v grace_n with_o his_o gospel_n and_o infuse_v holiness_n into_o their_o heart_n to_o who_o he_o preach_v his_o holy_a word_n for_o he_o be_v god_n and_o can_v only_o command_v obedience_n but_o give_v grace_n and_o ability_n to_o yield_v conformity_n unto_o his_o command_n a_o four_o reason_n shall_v be_v draw_v from_o the_o reas_n 4_o ordinance_n draw_v from_o the_o institution_n of_o ordinance_n institution_n of_o ordinance_n god_n only_o be_v the_o institutor_n of_o ordinance_n the_o sacrament_n be_v of_o christ_n institution_n baptism_n have_v christ_n authority_n and_o commission_n matt._n 28._o 19_o go_v you_o therefore_o and_o teach_v all_o nation_n baptise_v they_o in_o the_o name_n of_o the_o father_n and_o of_o the_o son_n and_o of_o the_o holy_a ghost_n and_o as_o christ_n be_v the_o institutor_n of_o baptism_n so_o be_v he_o of_o the_o lord_n supper_n 1_o cor._n 11._o 23._o for_o i_o have_v receive_v of_o the_o lord_n that_o which_o i_o deliver_v unto_o you_o etc._n etc._n the_o apostle_n act_v by_o virtue_n of_o christ_n commission_n and_o christ_n institution_n of_o the_o lord_n supper_n be_v record_v matt._n 26._o 26._o mark_v 14._o 22._o luke_n 22._o 19_o this_o institution_n the_o apostle_n receive_v from_o christ_n as_o for_o sacrament_n devise_v by_o papist_n such_o as_o be_v penance_n extreme_a unction_n etc._n etc._n they_o be_v none_o of_o christ_n institution_n but_o rot_a invention_n and_o mock-sacrament_n and_o they_o shall_v meet_v with_o that_o censure_n isai_n 1._o 12._o who_o have_v require_v these_o thing_n at_o your_o hand_n and_o with_o another_o suitable_a thereunto_o from_o christ_n matt._n 15._o 9_o but_o in_o vain_a they_o do_v worship_n i_o teach_v for_o doctrine_n 9_o doctrine_n satis_fw-la liquet_fw-la quicunque_fw-la ex_fw-la hominum_fw-la commentis_fw-la cultum_fw-la dei._n discunt_fw-la non_fw-la modo_fw-la plane_n desipere_fw-la sed_fw-la etiam_fw-la se_fw-la conficere_fw-la exitiali_fw-la labour_v calv._n in_o isai_n 29._o 13._o legitur_fw-la appositiu●_a doctrinas_fw-la quae_fw-la sunt_fw-la mandata_fw-la hominum_fw-la non_fw-la dei_fw-la vatabl._n in_o matth._n 15._o 9_o the_o commandment_n of_o men._n none_o have_v power_n to_o institute_v sacrament_n but_o christ_n the_o apostle_n will_v deliver_v no_o doctrine_n but_o that_o he_o receive_v from_o christ_n christ_n set_v up_o church_n officer_n they_o be_v the_o gift_n of_o christ_n and_o the_o fruit_n of_o his_o ascension_n eph._n 4._o 11._o and_o he_o give_v some_o apostle_n and_o some_o prophet_n and_o some_o evangelist_n and_o some_o pastor_n and_o some_o teacher_n apostles_n prophet_n evangelist_n these_o be_v extraordinary_a and_o they_o be_v cease_v pastor_n &_o teacher_n they_o be_v ordinary_a stand_v fix_v officer_n we_o must_v not_o set_v up_o our_o post_n by_o his_o post_n and_o our_o threshold_n by_o his_o threshold_n as_o the_o lord_n complain_v ezek._n 43._o 8._o this_o be_v a_o high_a indignity_n and_o a_o great_a affront_n to_o god_n to_o mix_v com._n mix_v hominum_fw-la inuenta_fw-la in_o dei_fw-la cultu_fw-la impurae_fw-la sunt_fw-la corruptelae_fw-la calv._n instit_fw-la l._n 4._o c._n 10._o the_o affirmative_a part_n in_o the_o 2d_o commandment_n be_v that_o our_o outward_a worship_n be_v as_o he_o have_v prescribe_v it_o we_o must_v make_v his_o word_n our_o pattern_n the_o negative_a that_o we_o mingle_v not_o our_o will-worship_n with_o his_o precept_n or_o worship_n bp._n andr._n 2._o com._n thou_o shall_v not_o worship_v i_o with_o any_o device_n of_o thy_o own_o contrary_a to_o my_o will_n and_o nature_n and_o the_o affirmative_a be_v imply_v thou_o shall_v in_o every_o respect_n worship_v i_o according_a to_o my_o will_n and_o nature_n babington_n 2_o com._n humane_a invention_n with_o divine_a institution_n when_o nadab_n and_o abihu_n presume_v to_o offer_v strange_a fire_n upon_o the_o altar_n they_o become_v a_o signal_n example_n of_o disobedience_n leu._n 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