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2 Cor.6.15. And what concord hath Christ with

Belial ? or what part hath he that beleeveth

with an Infidel? Zach.3.1. And he fhewed me Fofuah the High

Priest standing before the Angel of the Lord, and Satan standing at his right hand to resist him. V.2. And the Lord said unto Sat an, the Lord rebuke thee o Satan, even the Lord that hath chosen Ferufalen, rebake thee, is not this al

brand pluckt out of the fire ? James 2.19. Thou beleevest that there is one God,

thou dost well, the divels also beleeve and treme

ble, Luke 4.33. And in the Synagogue there was a man

which had a Spirit of an unclean devil, and crio

ed out with a loud voice, V.34. Saying, Let us alone, what bave we to do

with thee, thou Fesus of Nazareth ? art thom come to destroy us? I knos thee, who thou art,

the holy One of God. A&S 19.15. And the evil Spirit answered and

faid, Fefus I know, and Paul I know, but who

are ye? Eph.4.26. Be ye angry and sin not, let not the Sun

go down upon your wrath;
V.27. Neither give place to the devil

. Acts 5.3. And Peter said, Ananias, why hath

Satan filled thy heart to lie to the Holy Choff, and to keep back part of the price of the land?

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Psal.78.49. He cast upon them the fiercenesi

his anger, wrath, and indignation and troublé,

by sending evil Angels among them. A&S 26.18. To open their eyes, and to turn them

from darknesse unto Light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveresfe of fins, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith that is in


The next of Gods works to be considered and underftood by us is

II. His Providence. As God Created the World, and all the Creatures therein by his Almighty Power, So he upholds, directs, disposes, and governs them all by his Providence. Nothing so Casual, but he disposes of ic; No Agent so free,as to be exempted from his Controule; No affliction or Evil of Punishment, but he hath a hand in it; But as for sin, he neither is, nor poffibly can be the Author, or Approver of it. Heb.1.3. Who being the brightneße of his Glory,

and the expresse Image of his person, and upholding all things by the word of his

pouver, when he had by himself purged our sins, Sate

down on the right hand of the majesty on high, Col.1.17. And he is before all things, and by him all things Confift.


Pfal.36.6. Tby Righteousnese is like the great

Mountains, thy judgments are a great deep, o
Lord thou prefervefi man and beast

. Mar.10.29. Are not two Sparrows fold for a far

thing, and one of them shall not fall on the ground without your Father? V.30. But the very haires of your head are all

Dumbred. V.31. Fear ye nos therefore ye are of more value

than many Sparrows. Dan.4.34. And at the end of the daies 1 Nebu

shadnezzar lift up mine eyes unto Heaven, and minė understanding returned unto me, and I biejsed the most High, and I praised, and honoured him that liveth for ever, whofe domini, on is an everlasting dominion, and his Kingdome is from generation to generation. V.35. And all the inhabitants of the Earth are reputed as nothing, and he doth according to his will in the army of Heaven, and among the inhabitants of the Earth, and none can stay his

hand, or say unto him what doft thou? Prov,16.33. The Lot is caft into th: Lap, but the

whole disposing thereof is from the Lord. Pfal.103.19. The Lord hath prepared his Throne

in the Heavens, and his Kingdome ruleth over

all. Aets 17.25. Neither is porshipped with mens

hands as though he needed any thing, seeing be giveth to all life, and breath, and all things.


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V.26. And hath made of one blood, all nations of

men to dwell on all the face of the earth; and hath determined the times before appointed and

thc bounds of their habitation. V.28. For in him we live, and move, and have 0:4r being, as certain, also of your own Poets

have said, for we are also his offspring. Jer.10.23. O Lord, I know that the way of man is

not in himself, it is not in man that walketh to

direct his steps. Lam.3.37. Who is he that faith and it cometh to

palle wherthe Lord commandeth it not? Ifa.45.6. That they may know from the rising of

the Sun, and from the Weft; that there - sione besides me, i am the Lord, and ther. 15 "zone else. V.. I form the Light and create darknese; 1 make peace, and create evil, I the Lord do all

these things. Amos 3.6. Shall a trumpet be blown in the City,

and the people not be afraid? shall there be evil

in a City, and the Lord hath not done it ? Pfal.135.6. Whatsoever the Lord pleased, that

did he, in Heaven and in Earth, in the Seas,

and in all deep places. Pryv 15.3

The eyes of the Lord are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. Jer. 31.35. Thus faith the Lord, which giveth

the Sun for a Light by day, and the Ordinances of the Moon, and the Stars for a Light by night,

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which divideth the Sea, when the waves there

of rear, the Lord of Hosts is his Name. Rom.11.33. O the depth of the riches of the wifi

dome and knowledge of God! bow unsearchedble are his judgements, and his waies paft find

ing out? Epb. 1.11. In whom also we have obtained an in

heritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of bim, who worketh all things after

the Counsel of his own will. Prov.21.1. The Kings heart is in the hands of the

Lord, as the Rivers of water, he turneth it

whither soever be will Ezra 7.27. Blessed be the Lord God of our Fathers,

which halb put such a thing as this in the Kings heart, to beautifie the honfe of the Lord which

is in Ferusalem, Dan.5.23. But thou hast lifted up thy self against

the Lord of Heaven, and they have brought the vesels of his house before thee, and thou, and thy Lords, thy wives, and thy Concubines have drunk wine in them, and thou haft praised the Gods of silver, and Gold, of Braße, Iron, wood, and Stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know, and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy waies, bast thou not glorified. 1 Sam.3.18. And Samuel told him every whit,

and hid nothing from him, and he said it is the Lord, let him do what feemeth him good. Pla'.39.9, I was dumb, I opened not my mouth,

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