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pure heart.

Marks of perilous times.

Duties of a Pastor. them that calla on the Lord out of a A. D. 66.

judge the quick and the dead at his

appearing and his kingdom ; 23 But foolish and unlearned


al Co. 1. 2. 2 Preach the word; be instant in season, tionse avoid, knowing that they do gen- 6 Re.20.12,13 out of season; reproved rebuke, exhort,

c verse 16. der strifes.

with all longsuffering and doctrine.

d Tit. 2. 15. 24 And the servant of the Lord must

3 For the time will come when they not strive; but be gentle unto all men, Bor, forbear will not endure sound doctrine; but after apt to teach, ß patient,

ing. their own lusts shall they heap to them25 In meekness e instructing those that eGa. 6. 1. selves teachers, having itching ears; oppose themselves ; if God peradventures Ac. 8. 22. 4 And they shall turn away their ears will give them repentance to the acknow. Tit. 1. 1.

from the truth, and shall be turned unto ledgings of the truth;

y awake.

fables.h 26 Ănd that they may y recover them- h1 Ti. 1. 4. 5 But watch thou in all things,k endure selves out of the snarei of the devil, who 1 Ti. 3.7. afflictions, do the work of an evangelist, are taken & captive by him at his will. k chap. 2. 3. S make full proof of thy ministry. CHAPTER III.

& alive.

6. For I am now ready to be offered, THIS know also, thatm in the last days Šor, fulfil. and the time of my departuren is at hand. perilous times shall come.

11 Ti.4.12,15.

7 I have foughtP a good fight, I have 2 Foro men shall be lovers of their own ni Ti. 4. 1.

finished ! my course, I have kept" the selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blas. 2 Pe. 3. 3.

faith: phemers, disobedient to parents, unthank- 1 John 2.18. 8 Henceforth there is laid up for me a ful, unholy,

Jude 17, 18. crown of righteousness, which the Lord, 3 Without natural affection, truce-n Phi. 1. 23. the righteous judge, shall give me at that breakers, n false accusers, incontinent, 2 Pe. 1. 14. day: and not to me only, but unto all fierce, despisers of those that are good,

o Ro.1.29..31. them also that love his appearing. 4 Traitors, heady, highminded, lovers P1 Ti. 6. 12.

9 Do thy diligence to come shortly

q Ac. 20. 24. of pleasures more than lovers of God;

unto me: 5 Having ro a form of godliness, but nor, make


10 For Demas hath forsaken me, having denying the power thereof : from such

loved this present world, and is departed

r Pr. 23. 23. turn away:

Re. 3. 10.

unto Thessalonica; Crescens to Galatia, 6 For of this sort are they which y creep 16.9.25. Titus unto Dalmatia. into houses, and lead captive silly women 1 Pe. 5. 4.

il Only Luke is with me. Take Mark, laden with sins, led away with divers Re. 2. 10.

and bring him with thee; for he is profitlusts,

t2 Pe. 2. 10, able to me for the ministry. 7 Ever learning, and never able to come

&c. 12 And Tychicus: have I sent to to the knowledge of the truth.

u Phi. 3. 19. Ephesus. 8 Now as Jannes and Jambres a with-v1 Co. 2. 9. 13 The cloke that I left at Troas with stood Moses, so do these also resist the w Tit. 1. 16.

Carpus, when thou comest bring with truth : men of corrupt minds, repro- % Tit. 1. 11.

* 1John 2,15. thee, and the books, but especially the bate concerning the faith.

z Tit. 3. 12.

parchments. 9 But they shall proceed no further :

14 Alexander the coppersmith did me

a Ex. 7. 11. for their folly shall be manifest unto all | 011i.6.5.

much evil : the Lord c reward him accordmen, as their's also was. 10 But thou hast * fully known my

oor, of no

ing to his works : judgment.

15 Of whom be thou ware also ; for he doctrine, manner of life, purpose, faith,

hath greatly withstood our words.

c Ps. 28. 4. longsuffering, charity, patience,

16 At my first answer no man stood li Persecutions, afflictions, which came kor, been a

with me, but allt men forsook me: I pray unto me at Antioch,d at Iconium,e at diligent fol. God that it may not be laid 9 to their Lystra; what persecutions I endured :

charge. but out of them all h the Lord delivered 1 or, preach- 17 Notwithstanding the Lord i stood


with me, and strengthened me; that by me 12 Yea, and all that will live godly in 1 Ac.13.45, 50 the preaching might be fully known, and Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution.

e Ac. 14. 5, 6, that all the Gentiles might hear: and I was

19. 13 But evil men and seducers shall

delivered out of the mouthk of the lion. worse and worse, deceiving and chap: 1. 15.

18 And the Lordm shall deliver me from

g Ac. 7. 60. being? deceived.

h Ps. 34. 19.

every evil work, and will preserve me 14 But continuen thou in the things i Mat. 10. 19. unto his heavenly kingdom: to whom be which thou hast learned and hast been Ac. 23. 11. glory for ever and ever. Amen. assured of, knowing of whom thou hast & Ps. 22. 21. 19 Salute Prisca and Aquila, and the learned them;

12 Th. 2. 11. household of Onesiphorus. 15 And that from a child thou hast m Ps. 121. 7. 20 Erastus abode at Corinth : but Troknown the holy scriptures, whicho n chap. 1. 13. phimus have I left at Miletum sick. able to make thee wise unto salvation 12 Pe. 1. 21. winter.° Eubulus greeteth thee, and Pu;

21 Do thy diligence to come before through faith which is in Christ Jesus.

16 Allr scripture is given by inspira- | Ps. 119.98.. dens, and Linus, and Claudia, and all tion of God, and 9 is profitable for doc

100. the brethren. trine, for reproof, for correction, for in-nor, per- 22 The Lord Jesus Christ be with thy struction in righteousness;

fected. spirit. Grace be with you. Amen. 17 That the man of God may be per- 81 Ti. 5. 21. fect," throughly we furnished unto all good 6. 13. The second epistle unto Timotheus, orworks.

v Cæsar Nero, dained the first bishop of the church CHAPTER IV.

or, the Em

of the Ephesians, was written from I CHARGE: thee therefore before God,

Rome, when Paul was brought before and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall

v Nero the second time. 155

lower of




peror Nero.

The Epistle of PAUL the Apostle to TITUS.

men, hath



A. D. 65. demned ; that he that is of the contrary Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle

part may be ashamed, having no evil of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of a 2 Ti. 2: 25. thing to say of you. God's elect, and the acknowledging a of Ep.6.5, &c. 9 Exhort servants6 to be obedient unto

cl Ti. 6. 3. the truth which is after godliness;

their own masters, and to please them well 2 BIn hope of eternal life, which God, Bor, For. in all things; not y answering again;, that cannot lie, promised before the

10 Not purloining, but shewing all good world began;

yor, gain-

fidelity; thats they may, adorn the doc3 Buto hath in due times manifested

trine of God our Saviour in all things.

11 Sa. 15. 29. his word through reaching, which is

He. 6. 18.

11 For the grace of God that bringeth committed unto me, according to the Mat.25.34. salvation hath appeared to all men, commandment of God our Saviour;

| Mat. 5. 16. 12 Teaching us, that, denyingk ungod4 To Titus, mine own son'after the common 02

Ti. 1. 10. liness and worldly lusts, m wer should faith : Grace, mercy,and peace, from God the - Ro.10.14,15 live soberly, righteously, and godly, in Father and the Lord Jesus Christ our Saviour. i Ro. 5. 15. this present world;

5 For this cause left I thee in Crete, that 8 or, to all 13 Lookingo for that blessed hope, and thou shouldest set in order the things

the glorious appearing ? of the great God that are Swanting, and ordain" elders in appeared. and our Saviour Jesus Christ; every city, as I had appointed thee :

k Ro. 8. 13.

14 Who gave himself for us, that be 6 If any be blameless, the husband of 21 Ti. 1.1, 2. might redeem us from allt iniquity, and one wife, having faithful children, not m1 Pe. 2. 11. purify" unto himself a peculiar" people, accused of riot, or unruly.

n Lu. 1. 75. zealous w of good works. 7 For a bishope must be blameless, as 02 Pe. 3. 12. 15 These things speak, and exhort, and the steward of God; not selfwilled, not Co, 11.34. rebuke with all authority. Letv no man soon angry, not given to wine, no striker, . Re. 1. 7. despise thee. not given to filthy lucre;

Sor, left un.


done. 8 But a lover of hospitality, a lover of

Put them in mind to be subjects to good n men, sober, just, holy, temperate; - Ac. 14. 23. principalities and powers, to obey magis. 9 Holding a fast the faithful word,

2 Ti. 2. 2.

trates, to be ready to every good work, he hath been taught, that he may be able

8 Ep. 5. 2.

2 To speak evil of no man, to be no

t Ps. 130. 8. by sound doctrine both to exhort and to

u He. 9. 14.

brawlers, but gentle, shewing all o meekconvince the gainsayers.

v De. 7. 6.

ness unto all men. 10 For there are many unruly and vain 1 Pe. 2. 9.

3 Fore we ourselves also were sometimes talkersd and deceivers, specially they ofw Ep. 2. 10. foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving dithe circumcision :

x1 11.3.2, &c. vers lusts and pleasures, living in malice 11 Whose mouths must be stopped; who 11i. 4. 12. and envy, hateful, and hating one another. subverte whole houses, teaching things - Ro. 13. 1. 4 But after that the kindness and « love which they ought not, for filthy lucre's sake. nor, things. of God our Saviour toward man appeared,

12 One of themselves, even a prophet a 2 Th. 2. 15. 5 Note by works of righteousness which of their own, said, The Cretians are alway or, in teach- we have done, but according to his mercy liars, evil beasts, slow bellies.


he saved us, by the washing of regenera13 This witness is true. Wherefore re- Ep. 4. 2. tion, and renewing of the Holy Ghost; bukeh them sharply; that they may be c1 Co. 6. 11.

6 Which he shed on us ^ abundantly, Bound in the faith;

1 Pe. 4. 3. through Jesus Christ our Saviour; 14 Not giving heed to Jewish fables, a Ja. 1. 26. 7 That, being justified k by his grace, and commandments of men, that turn e Mat. 23. 14. we should be made heirs according to the from the truth.

kor, pity. hope of eternal life. 15 Unto? the pure all things are pure: Ac. 17. 28.

8 This is a faithful saying, and these but unto them that are defiled and unbe- Ep.2.4,8,9. things I will that thou affirm constantly, lieving is nothing pure ; but even their 2 Ti. 4.2. that they which have believed in God mind and conscience is defiled. 16 They profess" that they know God; il Ti. 1. 4.

1 or, richly. migặt be careful m to maintain good

works. These things are good and probut in works they deny him, being abo- k Ro. 3. 24.

fitable unto men. minable, and disobedient, and unto every Ro.14.14,20

9 Buto avoid foolish questions, and genegood work M reprobate.

m ver. 1, 14. alogies, and contentions, and strivings about CHAPTER II.

n2 Ti. 3. 5,7. the law; for they are unprofitable and vain. BUT speak thou the things which be- •2 Ti. 2. 23. 10 A man that is an heretic, after the come sound doctrine :

dor, void of first and second admonitione reject; 2 That the aged 9 men be v sober, grave, judgment. 11 Knowing that he that is such' is subtemperate, sound in faith, in charity, in p Mat. 18. 17. verted, and sinneth, being condemned of patience.

q Pr. 16. 31.

himself. 3 The aged women likewise, that they vor

, vigilant. thee, or Tychicus, be diligent to come

12 When I shall send Artemas unto be in behaviour as becometh & holiness,

Šor, holy not a false accusers, not given to much

unto me to Nicopolis : for I have deterwine, teachers of good things;

mined there to winter.

or, make 4 That they may teach the young bates.

13 Bring Zenas the lawyer and Apollos women to be a sober, to love their hus

on their journey diligently, that nothing

rl Ti. 5. 14. bands, to love their children,

be wanting unto them. 5 To be discreet, chaste, keepers at home, por, wise. 14 And let our's also learn to omain. good, obedient to their own husbands, or, profess tain good works for necessary uses, that that the word of God be not blasphemed.

they be not unfruitful.

trades. 6 Young men likewise exhort to be

15 All that are with me salute thee. Tsober minded :

8 verse 8.

Greet them that love us in the faith. 7 In all things shewing thyselft a pat- Tor, discreet. Grace be with you all. Amen. tern of good works; in doctrine shewing t1 Ti. 4. 12. It was written to Titus, ordained the uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity,

ul Ti. 6.3. first bishop of the church of the Cre. 8 Sound“ speech, that cannot be con

tians, from Nicopolis of Macedonia.


The Epistle of PAUL the Apostle to PHILEMON.

him for ever;

A.D. 64. PAUL

me, thata in thy stead he might have a prisonerb of Jesus Christ, and

ministered unto me in the bonds of the Timothy our brother, unto Philemon our al Co.16.17. gospel : dearly beloved, and fellowlabourer,..

Phi. 2. 30. 14 But without thy mind would I do 2 And to our beloved Apphia, and 5 Ep. 3. 1. nothing; that thy benefit should not be as Archippus d our fellowsoldier, and to cPhi. 2. 25. it were of necessity, but willingly.e the church in thy house,

d Col. 4. 17. 15 Ford perhaps he therefore departed 3 Graceh to you, and peace, from God e2 Co. 9.7. for a season, that thou shouldest receive our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ.

f Ro. 16. 5. 4 I thanki my God, making mention of thee always in my prayers,

g Ge. 45.5..8.

16 Not now as a servant, but above a

servant, a brother" beloved, specially to 5 Hearing of thy love and faith, which

h Ep. 1. 2.

me, but how much more unto thee, both thou hast toward the Lord Jesus, and Ep. 1. 16. in the flesh,' and in the Lord ? toward all saints;

k Mat. 23.8. 17 If thou count me therefore a part6 Thatm the communication of thy faith

1 Ti. 6. 2.

ner," receive him as myself. may, become effectual• by the acknow- Col. 3. 22. 18 If he hath wronged thee, or oweth ledging of every good thing which is in m Phi.1.9.11. thee ought, put that on mine account; you in Christ Jesus.

n2 Co. 8. 23. 19 I Paul have written it with mine ✓ For we have great joy and conso- o Ja. 2. 14,17. own hand, I will repay it: albeit I do lation in thy love, because the bowels - Phi. 4. 8. not say to thee how thou owest unto me of the saints are refreshede by thee, 2 Pe. 1.5..8. even thine own self besides. brother.

92 Co. 7. 13. 20 Yea, brother, let me have joy of 8 Wherefore, though' I might be much 2 Ti. 1. 16. thee in the Lord : refresh & my bowels in bold in Christ to enjoin thee that which r1 Th. 2. 6. the Lord. is convenient,

8 verse 7. 21 Having confidencet in thy obedi9 Yet for love's sake I rather beseech t2 Co. 7. 16.ence I wrote unto thee, knowing that thee, being such an one as Paul the aged, « Phi. 2. 24. thou wilt also do more than I say. and now also a prisoner of Jesus Christ. v2 Co. 1.11. 22 But withal prepare me also a lodg

10 I beseech_thee for my son Onesi- w Col. 4. 9. ing: for I" trust that through” your mus," whom I have begotten* in my * 1 Co. 4. 15. prayers I shall be given unto you. bonds :

y Col. 1.7. 23 There salute thee Epaphras, y my 11 Which in time past was to thee *1 Pe. 2. 10. fellowprisoner in Christ Jesus unprofitable, but now profitable to thee a Ac. 12. 12, 24 Marcus, a Aristarchus, Demas, © Luand to me:

cas, my fellowlabourers. 12 Whom I have sent again: thou Ac. 19. 29. 25 Thed grace of our Lord Jesus Christ therefore receive him, that is, mine own

c2 Ti. 4. 11.

be with your spirit. Amen. bowels;

d 2 Ti. 4. 22. Written from Rome to Philemon, by 13 Whom I would have retained with

Onesimus a servant. 157


The Epistle of PAUL the Apostle to the HEBREWS.

Bor, a little


A. D. 64. 5 For unto the angels hath he not put God, who a at sundry times and in

in subjection the world to come, whereof divers manners, spake in time past unto a Nu. 12.6,8. we speak. the fathers by the prophets,

6 De. 18. 15. 6 But one in a certain place testified, 2 Hath in these last days spoken' unto Ps. 8.4, &c. saying, What is man, that thou art mind

d 8 us by his Son, whom he hath appointed

ful of him? or the son of man, that thou

e John 1.3. heird of all things, by whome also he

visitest him ? made the worlds ;

while infe

7 Thou madest him Ba little lower 3 Whof being the brightness of his

rior to.

than the angels; thou crownedst him with glory, and the express image of his per. John i. 14. glory and honour, and didst set him over son, and upholding all things by the word Col.1.15..17. the works of thy hands : of his power, when hey had by himself y chap. 7. 27. 8. Thou hast put all things in subjection purged our sins, sat down on the right 9.12..14. under his feet. For in that he put all in hand of the Majesty on high;

h Ps. 110. 1.

subjection under him, he left nothing that 4 Being made so much better than the

Ep. 1.20,21.

is not put under him. But now wei see

il 24. angels, as he hath by inheritance obtained i Phi. 2.8, 9: not yet all things put under him. a more excellent name than they.

9 But we see Jesus, who k was made a 5 For unto which of the angels said he at yor, by. little lower than the angels, y for the suf

1 Ps. 2. 7. any time, Thou art my Son, this day have

m Ac. 2. 33.
fering of death, crowned

m with glory and I begotten thee? And again, In will be to * 2 Sa.7. 14. honour; that he by the grace of God him a Father, and he shall be to me a Son ? o John 3.16. should taste death for every man.

6 8 And again, when he bringeth in the Sor, when he 10 For it became him,p for whom I are firstbegotten into the world, he saith, And bringeth

all things, and by whom are all things, in let' all the angels of God worship him. again. bringing many sons unto glory, to make

7. And $ of the angels he saith, Who P Lu.24.26,46. the captain of their salvation perfecto maketh his angels spirits, and his minis- 9 Ro. 11. 36. through sufferings. ters a flame of fire.

Ps. 97. 7. 11 For both he that sanctifieth and they 8 But unto the Son he saith, Thy" $ unto: who are sanctified, are allw of one: for

. Ps. 104. 4. throne, O God, is for ever and ever: a

which cause he is not ashamed to call

t Is. 55. 4. sceptre of n righteousness is the sceptrer chap.5.8,9.

them brethren; of thy kingdom :

Lu. 13. 32.

12 Saying, Í* will declare thy name 9 Thou hast loved righteousness, and v Ps. 45. 6,7. unto my brethren; in the midst of the hated iniquity; therefore God, even thy w John 17. 21. church will I sing praise unto thee. God, hath anointed theo with the oil of nrightness,or, him. And again, Behold I. and the chil

13 And again, Iy will put my trust in gladness above thy fellows. 10 And, Thou, Lord, in the beginning * Ps. 22. 22.

dren which God hath given me. hast laid the foundation of the earth; y Ps. 18. 2. 14 Forasmuch then as the children are and the heavens are the works of thine Is. 12. 2. partakers of flesh and blood, hec also hands :

z Is. 8. 18. himself likewise took part of the same; 11 They shall perish, but thou remain

a Ps. 102. 25. that through death d he might destroy est: and they all shall wax old as doth a Jno.17.6..12 him that had the power of death, that is, garment;

the devil;

d1 Co. 15. 54. 12 And as a vesture shalt thou fold theme Lu. i.74. 15 And deliver them who through fear up, and they shall be changed: but thou art Ps. 110.1. of death were all their lifetime subject to the same, and thy years shall not fail. e he taketh bondage.

13 But to which of the angels said he not hold of 16 For verily he took not on him the at any time, Sits on my right hand, until

nature of angels; but he took on him the I make thiné enemies thy footstool?

of the seed of seed of Abraham. 14 Are they not all ministering spirits, 9

Abraham he

17 Wherefore in all things it behoved sent forth a to minister for them who shall

taketh hold. him to be made like unto his brethren, be heirsi of salvation ?

Ps. 103. 21. that he might be a merciful" and faithful CHAPTER II. THEREFORE we ought to give the

h Ge.19.15,16. high priest in things pertaining to God, to

Ps. 34. 7. make reconciliation for the sins of the more earnest heed to the things which we i Ro. 8. 17. people : have heard, lest at any time we should kch. 4.15,16. 18 For in that he himself hath suffered K let them slip.

krun out, as being tempted, he is able to succour them 2 For if the word spoken by angels? leaking that are tempted. was stedfast, and every transgression

vessels. and disobedience received a just recom

1 Ac. 7. 53.

CHAPTER III. pence of reward;

m Nu. 15. 31. WHEREFORE, holy brethren, par3 How shall 'wen escape, if we neglect


takers of the heavenly calling, consider so great salvation; whicho at the first be- p chap. 4. 14. the Apostle and High Priest of our progan to be spoken by the Lord, and was con- A made. fession, Christ Jesus; firmed unto us by them that heard him; qdc. 14. 3. ? Who was faithful to him that ap

4 God 9 also bearing them witness, both -Nu. 12. 7. pointed him, as also Moses" was faithful with signs and wonders, and with divers M or, distri- in all his house. miracles, and M gifts of the Holy Ghost, butions. 3 For this man was counted worthy of according to his own will?

more glory than Moses, inasmuch as he

angels, but


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Cautions against apostasy.

HEBREWS, V. Permanent priesthood of Christ. who hath builded a the house hath more A. D. 64. 9 There remaineth therefore a Brest to honour than the house.

the people of God. 4 For every house is builded by some a Zec.6.12,13 10 For he that is entered into his rest, man; but he that built all things is God. Bor, keeping he also hath ceased from his own works,

5 And Moses o verily was faithful in all of a sabbath. as God did from his.) his house, as a servant, for a testimony Nu. 12. 7. 11 Leto us labour therefore to enter of those things which were to be spoken Jos. 1, 2. into that rest, lest any man fall after the after ;

d2 Pe. 1. 10. same example of y unbelief. 6 But Christ as a sons over his own


12 For the words of God is quick, and house; whose househ are we, if we hold yor, disobe- powerful, and sharper than any two fast the confidence and the rejoicing of


edged sword, k piercing even to the dividthe hope firm unto the end.

Ps. 2. 7, 12. ing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the 7 Wherefore (as the Holy Ghost saith, Ts. 49.2. joints and marrow, and is a discerner of

h 1 Pe. 2. 5. To day m if ye will hear his voice,

ich. 10.38,39

the thoughts and intents of the heart. 8 Harden not your hearts, as in the

Mat. 10. 22.

13 Neither is there any creature that is provocation, in the day of temptation in

not manifest in his sight: but all things

k Re. 1. 16. the wilderness;

I Ps. 139. 2.

are naked” and opened unto the eyes of 9 When your fathers tempted me, prov- Je, 17. 10.

him with whom we have to do. ed me, and saw my works forty years.

Re. 2. 23. 14 Seeing then that we have a great 10 Wherefore I was grieved with that n Ps. 95. 7. high priest, that is passed o into the heageneration, and said, They do alway err n Pr. 15. 11. vens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold r in their heart; and they have not known ch.9. 12, 24. fast our profession. my ways.

p chap. 10.23.

15 For we have not an high priest which 11 So I sware in my wrath, They 8 if they cannot be touched with the feeling of shall not enter into my rest.)

shallenler. our infirmities; but was in all points 12 Take heed, brethren, lést there be in Ho. 11. 8. tempted like as we are, yet without" sin. any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in 1 Pe. 2.22. 16 Let us therefore come boldly t unto the departing u from the living God.

1 John 3.5. throne of grace, that we may obtain mer13 But exhorto one another daily, while ich.10.19..22 cy, and find grace to help in time of need. it is called To day; lest any of you be hard

Ep. 3. 12.

CHAPTER V. ened through the deceitfulness of sin.


from u Je. 2. 13.

every high priest taken 14 For we are made partakers of Christ,

is ordained w for men in

r chap.10.24. among men if* we hold the beginning of our confi- chap. 8. 3." | things pertaining to God, that he may dence stedfast unto the end ;

* verse 6. offer both gifts and sacrifices for sins : 15 While it is said, y Today if ye will y verse 7. 2 Who can have compassion on the hear his voice, harden not your hearts, sor, reason. ignorant, and on them that are out of the as in the provocation.

way; for that he himself also is com16 Fora some, when they had heard, with. passed with infirmity. did provoke: howbeit not all that came zchap. 7. 28. 3 And by reason hereof he ought, as for out of Egypt by Moses.

a Nu.14.2,&c. the people, so o also for himself, to offer

6 Le. 9. 7. 17 But with whom was he grieved forty

for sins. years was it not with them that bad. Nu.26.64,65 himself, but he that is called of God, as

c2 Ch. 26. 18.

4 Ande no man taketh this honour unto sinned, whose carcases d fell in the wil.

Jude 5. derness?

e Ex. 28. 1.

was Aaron. 18 And to whom swaret he that they Nu. 16. 40. 5 So also Christ g glorified not himself should not enter into his rest, but to sDe.1.34,35. to be made an high priest; but he that them that believed not?

9 John 8. 64. said unto him, Thou art my Son, to 19 So i we see that they could not enter k Ps. 2.7. day have I begotten thee. in because of unbelief.

i chap. 4. 6. 6 As he saith also in another place, CHAPTER IV.

k Ps. 110. 4. Thouk art a priest for ever after the or. LET us! therefore fear, lest, a promise chap.12.15

. der of Melchisedec.

m Mat.26.39.. being left us of entering into his rest,

7 Who in the days of his flesh, when he any of you should seem to come short n Mat. 26.53. had offered up prayers m and supplicaof it.

tions, with strong crying and tears, unto 2 For unto us was the gospel preach-norfor his him that was able * to save him from ed, as well as unto them: but the word of hearing. death, and was heard » in that he feared; preached did not profit them, « not being


kor, because mixed with faith in them that heard it.

they were he obedience by the things which he 3 For we which have believed do enter not united suffered ; into rest; as he said,P As I have sworn in by faith to. 9 Anda being made perfect, he became my wrath, if they shall enter into my o Phi. 2. 8.

the author of eternal salvation unto all rest: although the works were finished p Ps. 95. 11. them that obey him; from the foundation of the world.

4 chap. 2. 10. 10 Called of God an high priestr after 4 For he spake in a certain place of the

rverse 6.

the order of Melchisedec. seventh day on this wise, And God did

& Ge. 2. 2.

11 Of whom we have many things to rest the seventh day from all his works.

t chap. 3. 19.

say, and hard to be uttered, seeing ye 5 And in this place again, If they shall or, the gos- are dull of hearing. enter into my rest.


12 For when for the time ye ought to be 6 Seeing therefore it remaineth that “1 Co.3.1.3. teachers, ye have need that one teach you some must enter therein, and they to u hath no ex- again which be the first principles of the whom dit was first preached entered not perience. oracles of God; and are become such as in because of unbelief :

v Ps. 95. 7. have need of milk," and not of strong meat. 7. (Again, he limiteth a certain day, v That is, 13 For every one that useth milk Mis saying in David, To day, after so long a Joshua. unskilful in the word of righteousness : time, as it is said," To day if ye will nor, perfect. for he is a babe. hear his voice, harden not your hearts.

14 But strong meat belongeth to them 8 For if v Jesus had given them rest, bit; or, per- that are " of full age, even those who by then would he not afterward have spoken fection. reason of puse have their senses exerof another day.

cised to discern both good and evil.

por, an ha.

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