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the evil Diseases of Egypt

10 When he shall come to be Gloupon thee; but will lay them MIRED in all them that BELIEVE.

RIFIED in his Saints, and to be adupon all them that hate thee.

17 If thou shalt say in thine Heart, These Nations are more than I, how can I dispossess them?

18 Thou shalt not be AFRAID of them: but shalt well remember what the Lord thy God did unto Pharaoh, and unto all Egypt;

19 The great TemPTATIONS which thine Eyes saw, and the SIGNS, and the WONDERS, and the MIGHTY Hand, and the stretched out Arm, whereby the LORD thy God brought thee out: so shall the LORD thy God do unto all the People of whom thou art afraid.

20 Moreover, the LORD thy God will send the Hornet among them, until they that are left and hide themselves from thee, be destroyed.

21 Thou shall not be affrighted at them: for the LORD thy God is AMONG you, a MIGHTY GOD, and TERRIBLE.

22 And the LORD thy God will put out those Nations before thee by little and little : thou mayest not consume them at once, lest the Beasts of the Field increase upon thee.

24 And he shall deliver their Kings into thine Hand, and thou shalt destroy their Name from under Heaven: there fall no Man be able to itand before thee, until thou have destroyed them.

25 The graven Images of their Gods shall ye burn with Fire : thou shalt not desire the Silver or Gold. that is on them, nor take it unto thee, lest thou be snared therein : for it is an Abomination to the LORD thy God.


1 An Exhortation to Obedience in regard of God's dealing

with them.

Ver. 1 ALL the COMMANDMENTS which I command

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live, and multiply, and go in and possess the Land which the LORD (ware unto your Fathers.

2 9 And thou shalt remem- 9 Ifa. Ivii. 15 Thus faith the HIGH ber all the way which the and LOFTV One that inhabiteth ETERLORD thy God led thee these Nity, whose Name is Holy, I DWELL

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forty Years in the Wilderness, in the high and HOLY PLACE ; with

him also that is of a CONTRITE and to HUMBLE thee, and to

HUMBLF SPIRIT. 10 REVIVE the SPI† PROVE thee, to know what rit of the HUMBLF, and to revive the was in thine HEART, whether Heart of the CONTRITE Ones thou wouldest Keep his Com- the fight of the Lord, and he fail

James iv. 10 HUMBLE yourselves in MANDMENTS or no.


1 Plal.cxxxix 1 O LORD, thou bast

SEARCHED me, and known me. 2 Thou knoweft my down-fitting, and mine up rising, thou understandeft my Thought afar off.

3 Thou compasieht my Path, and my lying down, and art ACQUAINTED with all my Ways.

4 For there is not a Word in my TONGUE, but lo, O LORD, thou KNOWEST it altogether

23 Search me, o God, and know my Heart : TRY me, and know my THOUGHTS.

24 And see if there be any WICKED WAY in me, and lead me in the Wax EVERLASTING.

Heb. iv. 12 The Word of God is QUICK, and POWERFUL, and sharper than any two-edged sword. piercing even to the dividing alunder of soul and SPIRIT. and of the Joints and Marrow, and is a DISCERNER of the THOUGHTS and INTENTS of the HEART.

13 Neither is there any CREATURE that is not MANIFEST in his Sight: tút a'l Things are nakED, and opened unto the Eyes of him with WHOM we have to do.

James i. 2 My Brethren, count it all Joy when ye fall into divers Temp3 Knowing this, that the TRYING of your Faith worketh PATIENCE. 3° And he HUMBLED

Marrh. v 6* Blessed are they thee, and SUFFERED thee to RIGHTECUSNESS : for they thall be

which do HUNGER aud thirst after HUNGER, and fed thee with filled. + MANNA (which thou knew- Kev. vii. 16 They shall HUNGER NO est not, neither did thy Fa- ther'Mall the sua light on them,

more, neither thirit any more. neithers know) that he might nor any Heat. make thee know that Man 17 For the LAMB which is in the

miast of the THRONE shall FEED them, doth not LIVE by Bread and thall lead them unto living only, but by every # WORD FOUNTAINS of Waters : and God shall that proceedeth out of the wipe away all Tears from their Mouth of the LORD doth


t John vi. 48 Jesus said, I am that Man live.

BREAD of LIFE. 4 Thy Raiment waxed not

49 Your Fathers did ear Manna in

the Wilceiness, and are dead. old upon thee, neither did

so Ths is the BREAD which cothy Foot swell these forty METH down frem HEAVEN, that a Years.

Man may eat thereof, and NOT DIE.

si I am the LIVING BREAD, which came down from Heaven : if any Man east of ihis Bread, he lhall live for EVER : and the Bread ihat I will give, is my Flesh, which I will give for the Life of the WORLD.

ke" i1. 17 To him that oveCOMETH will I give to car of the HIDDER MANNA.



Marsh. iv. 4 Jesus said unto the Tempter, It is written, Man shall not live by BREAD alone, but by every WORD that proceedeth out of the Mouth of God.

Psal. cxxxviii. 2 Thou hast magnified thy Word above all thy Name.

Rom. 8. 8 The Word is nigh thee, even in thy Mouth, and in thy Heart : that is the Word of Faith which we preach,

9 That if thou Malt confels with ihy Mouth the LORD JESUS, and shalt BELIEVE in thine Heart, that God hath raised him from the Dead, thou (halt

10 For with the Heart Man BELIEV ETH unto RIGHTEOUSNESS, and with the Mouth Confession is made unto SalvaTION.

11 For the Scripture faith, Whosoever BELIEVETH on him, thall not be alhamed.

Psal. cxix. 11 Thy WORD have I hid in mine Heart, that I might not lia against thee.

140 Thy Word is very pure, therefore thy Servant loveth it.
161 My Heart ftandech in awe of thy WORD.

John xvii. 11 Holy Father. keep through thine own Name, those whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we are.

14 I have given them thy WORD ; and the World hath hated them, beCaufe they are not of the World, even as I am not of the World.

17 San&tify them through thy Truth: Ihy Word is TRUTH.
i Per. i. 22 See that ye love one another with a pure Heart fervently;

23 Being born again not of corruprible Seed, but of incorruptible, by the WORD of God, which liveth and abideih for ever

24. For all F efh is as Grais, and all the Glory of Man as the Flower of Grals. The Grass withereth, and the Flower thereof falleth away:

25 But the WORD of the LORD ENDURETH for EVER. And this is the Word which by the Gospel is preached unto you.

i Fel. ii, 2 As new-born Babes delire the lincere Milk of the WORD, that ye may grow thereby.

Matin. xxiv. 35 Heaven and Earth fhall pass away, but my WORD Ihall pot pa's away.

5 $ Thou shalt also consi- 6 Heb. xii. 6 Whom the Lord loder in thine Heart, that as a

veth, he chastnerH, and scouigah

every Son whom he receiveth. Man chastneth his Son, fo the 7. If ye endure chastning, God LORD thy GOD CHASTNETH dealeth with you as with Sons : for

what Son is he whom the Father thee.

CHASTNETH not? 6 Therefore thou shalt

8 But if ye be without CHASTISEkeep the Commandments of Ment, whereof all are Partakers,

then are ye Bastards, and not Sons, the LORD thy God, to walk

. Furthermore, we have had Fain his Ways, and to fear thers of our Flesh, which corre&cd him.

us, and we gave them Reverence :

fhall not we inuch rather be in Sue7 For the LORD thy God

JECTION unto the FATHER OF SPIRITS, bringeth thee into a good and live? Land, a Land of Brooks of 10 For they verily for a few Days

chaftned us after their own Fleaiure; Water, of Fountains, and bue he for our Profit, that we mighi Depths that spring out of be Partakers of his HOLINESS. Valleys and Hills,

11 Now no CHASINING for the pre

sent seemeth to be joyous, but GRIG8 A Land of Wheat, and vous : nevertheless afterward it yieldBarley, and Vines, and Fig- eth-the peaceabe Fruit of RIGHTEOUS



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trees, and Pomegranates, a Ness unto them that are exercised Land of Oyl-olive, and Ho- thereby.

Psal. xciv. 12 Blessed is the Man ney,

whom thou CHASINEST, O LORD, and 9 A Land wherein thou teacheft him out of thy Law. shalt eat Bread without Scarceness, thou shalt not lack any thing in it, a Land whose Stones are IRON, and out of whose Hills thou mayest dig BRASS.

10. When thou hast EAT- " Pfal. ciii. 1 BLESS the LORD, Q En, and art full, then thou my Soul: and all that is within ine

bless his HOLY NAME. shalt Bless the LORD thy

2 Bless the LORD, O my soul, God, for the good Land and forget not a!l his BENEFITS. which he hath given thee.

; Who forgiveth all thine INIQUIu Beware that thou FOR

TIES : who healeth all thy DISEASES.

4 Who REDEEMETH thy Life from Get not the LORD thy God, DESTRUCTION : who crownerh thee in not keeping his Com- with Loving kindness, and tender


s Who satisfieth thy Mouth wiri 12 Leit when thou hast GOOD THINGS : so that thy Youth is eaten and art full, and hast renewed 1. ke the Eagles.

P/al. civ. 14 He caureth the Grass built goodly Houses, and

to grow for the Carcle, and Heib for dwelt therein ;

the Service of Man : that he may 13 And when thy Herds bring fouth Food out of the EARTH :

15 And Wine that makeih glad and thy Flocks multiply, and the Heart of Man, and Oyl to make thy Silver and thy Gold is his Face to shine, and BREAD which multiplied, and all that thou STRENGTHNETH MAN'S HEART.

27 These wait all upon thee : that haft is multiplied :

thou mayest give them their MEAT 14. Then thine Heart he in due Sealon. lifted up, and thou forget the

28 That thou giveft them, they

gather : thou openeft thine Hand, LORD thy God (which they are filled with Good brought thee forth out of the Psal. xcii. i It is a good Thing lo Land of Egypt, from the sive Thanks unto the Lord, and to

ling PRAISES unto thy Name, O MOST House of Bondage ;

HIGH: 15 Who led thee through

? To thew forth thy LOVING KIND

Ness in the Morning, and thy Faiththat great and terrible Wil

FULNESS every Night. derness, wherein were fiery Psal. cxv. i Not unto us, O LOAD, Serpents, and Scorpions,

not unto us, but unto thy Name give and Drought, where there TRUTH's Sake.

Glory, for thy MERCY, and for thy was no Water ; who brought Piat. cxix. 164 Seven times a Day thee forth Water out of the do I praise thee. Rock of Flint.

Pfal.cxXXVI. 1 O give THANKS un

to the Lord, for he is good : for 16 Who fed thee in the his MERCY endureth for ever. Wilderness with Manna,

25 Who giveth Food to all Flas;

for his MERCY endurerh for ever. which thy Fathers knew not, 1 Theil v. 18 In every thing give that he might bumble thce, THANAS : fos this is the will of


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and that he might prove thee, God in Chist Jesus concerning you. to do thce good at thy latter word or Deed, do all in the Name

Col. iii. 17 Whatsoever ye do in End.)

of the LORD JESUS, giving THANKS 17 And thou say in thine to God and the Fathek by him. Heart, My Power and the God is good, and nothing to be re

I Tim. iv. 4 Every Creature of Might of my Hand hath got- fused, if it be received with THANKSten me this Wealth.

1 Cor. 8. 31 Whether therefore ye LAT, OF DRINK, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the GLORY of God.

18 u But thou shalt re- • Prov. x. 22 The BLESSING of the member the Lord thy God: LORD, it maketh Rich, and he ad

déth no Sorrow with it. for it is he that giveth thee Hoj. ii. 8 She did not know that I Power to get WEALTH, gave her Corn, and Wine, and Oyu,

and multiplied her SILVER and Gold. that he may establish his Co

Pial cxxvii. I Except the LORD yenant which he sware unto BUILD the House, they LABOUR in thy Fathers, as it is this

Vain that build it : except the LORD

keep the City, the Watchman waDay.

keth but in vain. 19 And it shall be, if thou 2 It is Vain for you to rise up do at all forget the Lord thy carly, to fit up late to eat the BREAD

of SORROWS: for so he giveth his BeGod, and walk after other loved Sleep. Gods, and serve them, and Pfal. 1x8V, 6 Promotion cometh worship them, I testify againit neither from the East, nor from the

Weft, nor from the South you this Day, that ye shall 7 But God is the Judge: he PUTsurely perish.

TETH down one, and SETTETH up an

orher. 20 As the Nations which

Psal. xxxvii. 16 A Little that a the LORD destroveth before RIGHTEOUS Man hath, is better than your Face, so shall ye perish: the Riches of many WICKED.

22 For such as be blefled of him, because ye would not be obe

shall INHERIT the Ea th ; and they dient unto the Voice of the that be curled of him, shall be cut LORD your God.


23 The Steps of a good Man are ordered by the LORD : and he delightech in his way.

24 Though he tall, he shall not be utierly cast down, for the Lord upHOLDETH him with his Hand.

25 I have been young, and now am old : yer have I not seen the RignTeous forlaken, nor his Seed begging Bread.

34 Wait on the LORD, and keep his Way, and he thall exalt thce to inHERIT the LAND : when the Wicked are cui off, thou shalt see it.

Prov. xx. 21 An Inheritance may be gotten hastily at the Beginning : but the End thereof shall not be BLESSED.

1 Tim. vi. 17 Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not high-minded, nor TRUST in UNCERTAIN RICHES, but in the LIVING God, who GIVETH us richly all THINGS to enjoy :

18 That they do good, that they be rich in Good WORKS, ready to diftribute, willing to communicate;

19 Laying up in store for themselves a good Foundation against the Time to come, that they may lay hold on ETERNAL LIFE. James iv. 13 Go to now, ye khac say, to day of Tomorrow we will go

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