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A sermon book [manuscript], 1616-1617.
Part I. When reading Part I, Part II is inverted and reversed.
Phillips, Dorothy, 17th cent.
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folio 1 verso
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him somtimes our brethren strive to deceave vs. Somtimes they tell them there are lions in the way and beares and it a is difficult way somtimes they tell them if they follow the world they shall haue all manor of welth They doe resist all the davells bait es and if they cannot breake they will they will cutt them violently and they will gett the king = dome of god violently Paul when he went to Ierusalem it was tould him that he should be put in prison Dauid thought he was p er secuted of Saul and thought the bands of the wicked did compasse him aboute yet he did not forgett the lord. The pilosopher did first prepare for him = selfe and then if there were anie [thinge] time spare he did serve his god: so I may say of manie for first they doe prepare for themselues and families and then to serve there god ./ But it is sayed serve they god in they youth and Christ sayet serve god and all thing es else shall be ministred vnto you The longer we delay our conversion the more vneasie it wilbe: the children that were dashed aginst the stoness if the men had done
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