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them REJOICE before thee, (9) John XVII. 13. These Things O God; yea, let them (a)ex. I peak in the World, that they

might have my Joy fulfilled in ceedingly rejoice. Sing unto themselves. God, and sing (r) Praises () Rev. vir. 10, 11, 12. And to his Name : extol him cried with a loud Voice, saying.

Salvation to our God which littech that rideth upon the Heavens upon the Throne, and unto the by his Name * fah, and re- Lamb: And all the Angels stood joice before him. A Father round about the Throne, and about of the Fatherless, and a

the Elders, and the four Beasts, and

& fell before the Throne on their Tudge of the Widow, is God Faces, and worshipped God, saying, in his holy Habitation. God Amen, Blessing, and Glory, and fetteth the Solitary in Fami

i Wisdom, and Thanksgiving, and

Honour, and Power, and Might, lies; he bringeth out those be unto our God for ever and ever. that are bound (s) with Amen. Chains but the belliou (s) Luke iv. 18. He hath anoint

ed me to preach Deliverance to the dwell in a dry Place.

Captives, to set at liberty them O God, when thou went- that are BRUISED. oft forth before thy People (t) Heb. XII. 26, 27. Yet once

? more I SHAKE not the EARTH Onwhen thou didst march thro' lv.hu

ait march throly, but also HEAVEN. And this the Wilderness, the EARTH Word, Yet once more, signifieth the (0) SHOOK, the HEAVENS removing of those Things that are trembled at the Prelence of made, that those things which can

SHAKEN, as of Things that are God, even Sinai itself was not be shaken may remain. MOVED at the Presence of the God of Israel.

Thou. O Lord: (u) gavest (u) AEts 1.8. Ye shall receive the Word, and great was is come upon you; and ye shall be

• Power after that the Holy Ghost the Company of those that Witnesses unto me, both in JePUBLISHED it: Kings of rusalem, and in all Judea, and in

The Samaria, and unto the uttermost nonies are my apace. When Part of the Earth. Rom. x, 19. Armies did fly apace. When the Almighty scattered them How shall they preach, except they for her, she was white as bc sent ? Snow in Salmon. The Chariots of God are (ac) twenty and i heard the Voice of MANY

(x) Rev. v. 11. And I beheld, thousand, even THOUSANDS ANGELS round about the Throne, of ANGELS ; the Lord is in and the Beasts, and the Elders; and bis Church, as in Sinai, in

iman in the Number of them was ten thou

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* By his Name Jah, that is, as Faithful and True, and fulfilling his Promíses; or actually saving them. So Isa. XIT:2. Fah Jehovah is my Strength and my Song, he also is become my Salvation : For Jah is a Contraction of Jehovah, which expresses God's Eternity and Immutability; and that he is that in Fact, which he was in Promise, their Saviour and Deliverer : Sce Exod. VI. 3, Loc.

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afcended (y) on high, thou vy) Eph. iv. 8. Wherefore he haft led Captivity captive, faith, when he ascended up on high, thoa haft received Gifts for

he led Captivity captive, and gave

Gifts unto Men." Ver. 11. And Men, yea, even for (x) the he GAVE fome Apostles, and some REBELLIOUS, that the Lord Prophets, and some Evangelists, and God may dwell among them. 10

Tume Pastors and Teachers.

(2) Gal. 1. 23. He which PERBleffed be the Lord, who secured us in times past, now daily loadeth us with his Be- preacheth the Faith which once nefits, the God of our Salhe Good of our sal he destroyed. Tim. 1. 12, 13. He

counted me FAITHFUL, putting vation. He that is our God,

me into the MINISTRY, who was is the God of Salvation; and before a Blasphemer, and a Perseunto God the Lord belong cutor, and injurious. the (a) Iftues from DEATH. is rich in Mercy, for his great Love

(a) Eph. ii. 4, s. But God, who But God shall (b) wound the wherewith he loved us, even when Head of his Enemies, and we were dead in Sins, hath Quick

NED us together with Christ, by the bairy Scalp of such an

n Grace ye are SAVED.) one as goeth on still in his (6) 2 Theff. 1. 7,8. When the Wickedness.

Lord Jesus shall be revealed from Bless ve God in the Con. Heaven, in flaming Fire, taking

VENGEANCE on them that know gregations. We have leen not God, and that obey not the thy Goings, O God, even Gospel of cur Lord Fesus Christ. the Goings of my God, my King, in the Sanctuary. For thou, O God, haft commanded thy STRENGTH ; (c) a

(c) Philipp. IV. 13. For I can do

; all things, through Christ which ftrengthen, O Lord, that STRENGTHNETH me. 2 Cor. 111. which thou hast wrought'in s. Not that we are sufficient of our

felves, to think any thing as of our us.

selves, but our sufficiency is of God, Sing unto God, ye Kingdoms of the Earth, O fing Praises unto the Lord; to him that rideth upon the Heaven of Heavens, which were of old. Lo, he doth send out his voice, and that a id) mighty VoICE. (d) 7ohn v. 28, 29. The Hour is

coming, in the which all that are Ascribe ye Strength unto in the Graves shall hear lis VOICE, God, his Excellency is over and shall come forth. Ifrael, and his * Strength is

* God's Strength in the Clouds, is the Schechinah, which is called his Strength and Glory, Psalm LXXVIII. 61. which compare with Psalm LXXXIX. 17. this Schechinah was in Christ, who is therefore called the Power of God, i Cor, s. 24. As the Holy Ghost also is the Power of the Higheit?

in the Clouds. O God, thou art terrible out of thy holy · Places, who alone givest STRENGTH and (e) POWER (e) Luke xxiv. 49. Tarry yo in to thy People. Bíeffed be T i m the City of Jerusalem, until ye be

endued with Power from on bigh. our God for evermore. Amen.

Hear, O Lord, in Heaven thy Dwelling-place, and

when thou hearest, forgive; for the sake of Jesus Christ our only Mediator and Advocate. Amen.

A Prayer in the Time

of great Affliction
and Temptation,

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Ne AVE 2 me, O (a) Fonah 11. 1, 2, 3, 5. Fonah

God, for the (a) PRAYED unto the Lord, and said,
Waters t are come I CRIED by reason of mine Afilic-

tion into the Lord, and he heard in unto my Soul; me ; out of the Belly of Hell cried

I fink in deep I, and thou heardest my Voice. For Mire, where there is no ftand- thou hadst cast me into the Deep,

in the midst of the Seas, and the n CO

P Floods compassed me about ; all thy Waters, where the Floods Billows and thy Waves passed over overflow me. I am (b) weary me. The WATERS compassed me of my CRYING, my Throat closed me round about, the Weeds

about even to the Soul ; che Depth is dried, mine Eyes fail while were wrapt about my Head. Rev. (C) I WAIT for my God; XII. 15. The Serpent cast out of

his Mouth Water as a Flood af. ter the Woman ; that he might cause her to be carried away of the Flood.

(6) Rom. VII. 23, 24. But I see another Law in my Members, warring against the Law of my Mind, and bringing me into Captivity to the Law of Sin, which is in my Members, 0 wretched Man that I am, who shall deliver me from the Body of this DEATH!

(C) 2 Cor. v.4.. For we that are in this Tabernaclc do groan, being burdened : Not for that we would be uncloathed, but cloathed upon, that MORTALITY might be swallowed up of Life. Rom. VIII. 23. Even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waITING for the ADOPTION, to wit, the REDEMPTION of our Body.

a Psalm LXIX. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9, 12, 13, to 20. and 29, 30, 32, 33.

+ As Troubles are compared to Waters, Pfalm LXXXVIII. 16,17. so also is Iniquity, fob xv. 16. XXXIV. 7.

they they that would destroy me are mighty.

O God, thou knowest my Foolishness, and my Sins are not hid from thee. Let not them who wait on thee. O , (a) Heb.XI11.5,6. For he hath said, Lord God of Hofts, be (d) SAKE thee; so that we may bold.

I will never LEAVE thee, nor FORASHAMED for my fake; let ly fay, The Lord is my HELPER, not those that seek thee be and I will not fear what Man Thall

do unto me. 2 Cor. xii. 9. My CON FOUNDED for my fake, GRACE is sufficient for chee ; for O God of my Salvation. my Strength is made perfect in Because for thy fake I have Weakness. Ifai. XLI. 1o. Fear luftered (2) REPROACH, not dismayed, for I am thy God :

thou not, for I am with thce : Be SHAME hath covered my I will strengthen thee, yea, I will Face : For the (f) Zeal of help thee; yea, I will uphold thee thine House hath eaten me te

with the right Hand of my Righ

ne teousness. up, and the (8) Reproaches (e) 2 Cor. x11. 10. Therefore I of them that reproached thee, take pleasure in Infirmities, in Reare fallen upon me; they are fallen no me. The proaches, in Persecutions, in Dir.

treffes for Christ's fake; for when I that are in high Places speak am weak, then am I STRONG. against me, and I am be-' (f) John 11. 17. And his Discicome the (5) Song of the ples remembred that it was written,

The Zeal of thine House hath Drunkards.

eaten me up. But as for me, my (i) (5) Mart. v. 11, 12. Blessed are PRAYER is unto thee, Ő ye, when Men Thall REVILI you, Lord, in an (k) ACCEPTA- fäy all manner of Evil against you

and PERSECUTE you, and (all BLE TIME: O God, in the fallly for my fake : Rejoice, and be Multitude of thy Mercy hear exceeding glad, for great is your me, in the Truth of thy Sal

chuca Reward in Heaven.

val. (b) 2 Pet. 111. 3. Knowing this vation ; deliver me out of first, that there shall come in the the Mire, and let me not last Days ScorFers, walking af. Ank: Let me be delivered ter their own Lults.

(i) James y. 16. The effectual from them that hate me, fervent PRAYER of a righteous and out of the deep Waters. Man availeth much. Philipp. iv. Let not the Water-food over. 6. Be careful for nothing; but in

cvery thing by PRAYER, and Supflow me. neither let the PLICATION, with THANKSGIVDeep (1) swallow me up ; ING, let your Requests be made

known unto God. (2) 2 Cor. VI. 2. I have heard thee in a TIME ACCEPTED, and in the Day of SALVATION have I succoured thee; Behold, now is the ACCEPTED TIME; behold, now is the Day of SalvATION.

Matt. XIV. 30, 31. When he saw the WIND boisterous, he was atraid ; and beginning to fink, he cried, saying, Lord, SAVE me ; and immediately Jerus stretched forth his Hand and caught him; and said unto him, O thou of little Faith, wherefore didst thou doubt ?

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and let (m) not the Pit shut (m) John XI. 25, 26. I am the her Mouth upon me. Hear Resurrection and the Life ; he that

believeth in me, tho' he were dead, me, O Lord, for thy loving yet shall he live : And whosoever Kindness is good; turn un- livech and believeth in me, Mall to me according to the Mul- never die. Chap. 11. 16,17. For titude of thy tender Mercies, G

· God so loved the World, that he

og gave his only begotten Son, that and hide not thy Face from whosoever believeth in him should thy Servant; (12) HEAR me not perish, but have everlasting speedily ; draw near unto

Life. For God sent not his Son in

to the World to condemn the my Soul, and redeem it; de- World; but that the World thro' Jiver me from mine Enemies. him might be saved. Thou haft known my Re- (n): John v. 14. This is the

Confidence that we have in him, that proach, and my Shame, and if we ask any thing according to my Dishonour; mine Ad- his Will, he NEARETH us. Heb. versaries are all before thee: X. 35,35. Caft not away, therefore

: your Confidence, which hath great Reproach hath broken my recor

roken my recompense of Reward. For ye have Heart, and I am full of Hea- need of Patience, that after ye have viness. I looked for some donc the Will of God, ye might to take (0) Pity, and there

i receive the Promise.

(0) John xvi. 33. These things was none; and for Com- I have fpoken unto you, that in FORTERS, but I found none. me ye might have Peace. In the I am poor and (P) sorrow

w World ye shall have TRIBULA

TION, but be of GOOD CHEER, I ful, let thy (a) SALVATION, have overcome the World. O Gud, set me up on high. (P) Matt. v. 4. Blessed are they

I will praise the Name of that MOURN, for they shall be God with a Song, I will mag- Thall weer and' LAMENT, but the

COMFORTED. John xvi. 20. Ye nify him with Thanksgiving. World shall REJOICE; and ye shall The (r) Humble shall fee be SORROWFUL, but your SORROW

shall be turned into Joy. this, and be glad ; and their

(9) Rev. XII. 10. Now is come Hearts shall live that seek Salvation and Strength, and the God. For the Lord beareth Kingdom of our God, and the Powe the (s) Poor, and despiseth

ther of his Chrift.

(r) James iv. 6, 10. God refift. not his Prisoners. Make eth 'the Proud, bur giveth GRACE hafte, O Lord, to help and unto the HUMBLE. Humble your deliver me : Let them beh

he felves in the Sight of the Lord, and

he shall lift you up. confounded that seek after (s) Ifai. Lvu. is. Thus faith my Soul. Let all those that the high and lofty One, that inhaseek thee. rejoice. and let biteth Eternity ; I dwell in the high

and holy Place, and with him that such as love thy Salvation is of a contrite and humble Spirit,

to revive the Spirit of the humble, and to revive the Heart of the contrite Ones. Chap. LXVI. 2. To this Man will I look, that is POOR, and of a CONTRITE SPIRIT, and trembleth at my WORD.

Psalm Lxx. 1, 2, 4,

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