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but the Disciples knew not that it was Jesus. Then Jefus faith unto them, Children, have ye any Meat? They answered him, No. And he said unto them, Caft the Net on the right side of the Ship, and ye shall find. They cast therefore, and now they were not able to draw it, for the Multitude of Fishes. Therefore that Disciple whom Jesus loved, faith unto Peter, It is the Lord. Now when Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he girt his Fisher's Coat unto him (for he was naked) and did caft himself into the Sea. And the other Disciples came in a little Ship (for they were not far from the Land, but as it were two hundred "Cubits) dragging the Net with Fishes. As soon then as they were come to Land, they saw a Fire of Coals there, and Fish laid thereon, and Bread. FeSus faith unto them, Bring of the Fish which ye have now caught. Simon Peter went up, and drew the Net to Land full of great Fishes, an hundred and fifty and three : And for all there were so many, yet was not the Net broken.

Fesus faith unto them, Come and dine. And none of the Disciples durft ask him, Who art thou ? knowing that it was the Lord. Jesus then cometh and taketh Bread, and giveth them, and Fish likewise. This is now the third time that Jesus Thewed himself to his Disciples, after that he was RISEN from the Dead.

CHRIST's Discourse with Peter in this Apparition.

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ter, Simon Son of Fonas, loveft thou me more than these ? He faith unto him, Yea, Lord, thou knoweft that I love thee. He faith unto him, Feed my Lambs. He saith to him again the second time, Simon Son of 70nas, lovest thou me? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord, thou knoweft that I love thee. He faith unto him, Feed my Sheep. He said unto him the third time, Simon Son of Fonas, lovest thou me? Peter was grieved, because be said unto him the third time, Loveft thou me ; and he said unto him, Lord, thou KNOWEST all Things, thou knowest that I love thee. Jefus faith unto him, Feed my Sheep. Verily, verily I say unto thee, when thou wast

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young, thou girdest thy self, and walkest wbither thou wouldest : but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy Hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry thee whither thou wouldest not. This fpake be, fignifying by what DEATH he should GLORIFY God. And when he had spoken this; he faith unto him, Follow me. Then Peter turning about, seeth the Disciple whom Jesus loved following, which also leaned on his Breast at Supper, and said, Lord, which is he that betrayeth thee? Peter seeing him, saith to Jesus, Lord, and what shall this Man do?

Jesus saith unto him, If I will that he tarry till I come, what is that to thee? Follow thou me. Then went this Saying abroad among the Brethren, that that Disciple should not die : yet Fesus said not unto him, He Tall not die : but if I will that he tarry till I come, what is that to thee. This is the Disciple which teftifierh these

Things, and wrote these Things, and we know that his .Teftimony is true.

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of Galilee.

[M]THEN the eleven Disciples went away into Ga

1 lilee, into a Mountain where Ferus had appointed them. And when they saw him, they WORSHIPPED HIM : but some DOUBTED. AndFefus came, and spake unto them, saying, All Power is given unto me in Heaven and in Earth. Go ye therefore [Mr.] into all the World, [M.] and TEACH all Nations, [ Mr.) and preach the GOSPEL to every Creature, (M.] baptizing them in the Name of the FATHER, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost : Teaching them to OBSERVE all Things whatsoever I have commanded you. [Mr.] -He that BELIEVETH, and is baptized, shall be SAVED; but he that believeth not shall be DAMNED. . And chefe Signs Shall follow them that believe; In my Name shall they cast out Devils; they shall speak with new Tongues; they shall take up Serpents; and if they drink any deadly Thing it shall not hurt them : they shall lay Hands on the Sick, and they shall recover ; [M] and lo, 'I am wich you alway, even unto the End of the WORLD.

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The Ascension of CHRIST.

Afts i. 2. Mark xvi.19. Luke xxiv. 49. Fobn xxi. 25. , Chri]so then the LORD Psal. I IFT up your Heads, [4.] was TAKEN

xxiv, 7. L O ye Gates, and be ye

Lift ui, ye everlasting Doors, and vy. after that he through the KING OF GLORY shall come in. the Holy Ghost had given 10. Who is the King of GloCommandments unto the A

RY? The Lord of Hosts, he is

the King of Glory pottles whom he had cholen. Ephelii. 18. That ye may know

To whom also he fewed what is the Hore of his Calling, himself alive after his Pas- and what the Riches of the Glory

of his Inheritance in the Saints, SION, by many INFALLIBLE '19. And what is the exceeding PROOFS, being seen of them Greatness of his power to us-ward forty Days, and speaking of who believe, according to the work.

ing of his MIGHTY POWER;

20. Which he wrought in Christ KINGDOM of God; and when he RAISED him from the being assembled together with DEAD, and set him at his own

ih right Hand in the heavenly Places. them, commanded them that mig

nat Chap. iv. 8. Wherefore he saith, they should not depart from when he ASCENDED up on high,

Ferusalem, but wait for the he led Captivity captive, and gave PROMISE of the Father. [L] Gifrs unto Men. PROMISE of the Father: 11] 9. (Now that he ASCENDID, And he said, Behold, I tend what is it but that he also descendthe PROMISE of my Fathered first into the lower parts of the upon you, [A] which ve Earth?

10. He that descended, is the have heard of me : [L. But fame also that ASCENDED up far tarry ve in the City of Fe- above all Heavens, that he might rusalem, until ye be endued fill all Things ) See Pfal. Ixviii. 18.

i Tim. ii. 16. And without Conwith PoweR from on HIGH. troversy, great is the Mystery of For Fohn truly baptized with Godliness : God was MANIFEST in Water, but ye shall be bap- the FLESH, justified in the Spirit,

feen of Angels, preached unto the rized with the Holy GHOST Gentiles, believed on in the World, not many Days hence. When received up into Glory. they therefore were come to Heb. i. 3. Who being the Bright

ness of his Glory, and the express gether, they alked of him, Image of his Person, and upholding faving, Lord, wilt thou at all Things by the Word of his Power, this Time restore again the when he had by himself PurCED

our SINS, sat down on the righe K INGDOM to lfrael? And Hand of the Majesty on high.

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he said unto them. It is not Chap: vii. 25. Wherefore he is

ABL E also to save them to the utfor you to know the lines termost, that come unto God by or the Seasons, which the him, feeing he ever liveth to make Father hath put in his own INTERCESSion for them. Power. But ye shall receive

26. For such an High Priest be

came us, who is holy, harmless, Power after that the Hocy undefiled, separate from Sinners, · GHOST is come upon you ; and made higher than the Heavens.

Chap. xii. 2. Looking unto 76and ye shall be Witnesses un

no fus, the Author and Finisher of to me, both in Jerusalem our Faith; who for the Joy that and in all Fudea, and in was ser before him, endured the Samaria and unto the utCross, despising the Shame, and

is set down at the right Hand of TERMOST Part of the Earth.. the Throne of God. [L.] And he led them out Chap. ix. 'll. But Chrift being as far as to Berbery, and he come an High PRIEST of good

Things to come, by a greater and litt up his Hands, and BLES- more perfe& Tabernacle, not made SED them. And it came to with Hands, that is to say, not of pass, Mr.] after the Lord this Building.

24, For Christ is not entred into had spoken unto them, [L.] th while he bleffed thein, he which are the Figures of the true; was parted from them: 141 but into Heaven itself, now to and while they bebeld, he appear in the Prelcnce of God for was taken up, and a CLOUD Chap. iv. 14. Seeing then that received him out of their we have a great High Priest, that Sight: [L] And he was car

is passed into the Heavens, Ide

the Son of God, let us HOLD FAST ried up, and (Mr.] was re- our Profesion. ceived up into Heaven. SAT Chap. viii. 1. Now of the Things And while [.] chev WOR: which we have spoken, this is the

Sum ; We have fuch an High Priest, SHIPPED him, TA] and who is set on the right Hand of the looked stedfastly toward Hea- Throne of the Majeity in the Herven, as he went up, behold, vens...

1 Pet. iii. 22. Chrift is GONE istwo Men stood by them in to Heaven, and is on the RIGHT white Apparel, which also Hand of God, Angels, and Authofaid, Ye Men of Galilee, rities and Powers,being made subject

unto him. why stand ye gazing up into Heaven? This fame Jefus, which is taken up from you into Heaven, shall so 'COME in like manner as ye have seen him go into Heaven. Then returned they unto Ferusalem, (L.) with great Joy, [A.] from the Mount called Olivet, which is from

Ferujalen a Sabbach-day's Journey. And when they were come in, they went up into an upper Room, where abodė both Peter and fames, and John, and Andres, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew, and Matthew, Fans the Son of Alpheus, and Simon Zelotes, and Fudes the

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Brother of James. Thefe all continued with one accord in Prayer and Supplication, with the Women, and Mary the Mother of Jesus, and with his Brethren; (L.) and were continually in the TEMPLE praising and blessing God. [Mr.) And they afterward went forth, and preached every where, the Lord working with them, and confirming the Word with Signs following. [7.] And there are also many other Things which Jesus did, the which if they should be written every one, I suppose that even the World itself could not contain the Books that should be written. Amen.

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The Description of Christ's Second

Coming, and of the Final Judgment.

Luke AND he said un- Gen. TF thou dost well, Male xvii.22.61 to the Disciples,

. iv. 7. thou not be accErted ?

"pics, And if chou doft not well, Sın lieth The Days will come, when at the Door. ye shall desire to see one of Chap. xviii. 25. That be far the Days of the Son of Man from thee to do after this manner,

all, to flay the Righteous with the and ye shall not see it. Wicked : and that the Righteous

23. And if they shall say to Mould be as the Wicked, that be far you, See here, or see there :

from chee: Shall not the JUDGE OF Go not after them, nor fol

ALL the Earth do RIGHT?

Job xix. 25. For I know that my low them.

Redeemer LIVETH, and that he 24. For as the Lightning shall STAND at the LATTER DAY that lightneth out of the one

upon the Earth,

Job xxi. 30. The WICKED is Part under Heaven, fhineth reserved to the Day of Deftru&ion; unto the other Part under they shall be brought forth to the Heaven : fo shall also the

Day of WRATH.

Psal. xv. 1, Lord, who shall aSon of Man be in his Day. bidé in thy Tabernacle ? who shall

25. But first must he suf- dwell in thy holy Hill ? FER mapy Things, and be 2. He that walketh uprightly.

and worketh Righteousness, and rejected of this Generation. speakech the Truth in his Heart.

26. And as it was in the 3. He that backbireth not with Days of Noe, so shall it be his Tongue, nor doth Evil to his also in the Days of the Son proach against his Neighbour.

Neighbour, nor takech up a Reof Man. 27. They

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