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with him, that he may be ashamed. V.15. Tet count him not as an enemy, but ada morish him as a brother.
7. What they are effectually Called unto,and through the assistance of the Spirit of God enabled to perform, that shall receive Remission of fins by Chrift: They that shall be made partakers of that great and inestimable benefit, the Remission of all cheir sins by Christ, are effectually called and cnabled by the assistance of his Grace, uofeignedly to believe the Gospel, heartily to repent of all their fins, seriously to give up their souls unto hin, resting and relying on the Redemption and Ransome of his Blood for their Pardon and Reconciliacion with God. And taking him for their onely Lord & Saviour, and yielding themselves up in fincerc obedience to him, and to be guided and governed by his Grace and Holy Spirit; they do depend on him alone for Justificacion, Sanctificacion, strength to persevere in the ways of Holinefle, and ac laft, co be brought to eternall Life. And to as many as are thus drawn by the Holy Ghoft savingly to repent of their fins, and believe in Christ, being truly united to him, and made branches in him the true Vine, and members of his mystical body the crue Church, (whereof himself is the Head,) God hath promised pardon and Re.
mission of all their fins, to write his Law in their Hearts, to subdue their Corruptions by his Grace, that fin shall not have Dominion over them, to bestow on them all such outward blessings as he in his infinite wisdome shall see good for them ; And when they die, their souls shall be received into everlasting blisse, and their bodies shall be raised again by the power
of Chrift at the last day, and made partakers of the same Glory. And this is called the Covenant of Grace. Buc such as go on in their sins, refusing to accept of Christ, for their Lord and Saviour,Redeemer and Sanctifier, and to give up themselves in sincere obedience to him ; when they die, their Souls shall be adjudged to everlasting punishment ; and their bodies shall be raised again ac the last day, and made partakers with their Souls of Everlasting Torments.
Concerning effectual Calling,
Rom.1.6. Among whom are ye also the Called of
Fesus Christ. Rom.8.28. And we know that all things work to
gether for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose. V.30. Moreover whom he did predestinate them he also called: and whom he Called, them he also justified, and whom he justified, them he · aljo glorified.
2 Tim. 1,
2 Tim.1.9. Who bath saved us, and called sis
with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to bis own purpose, and Grace, which was given us in Chrift Fesus, before the
world began. Heb.3.1. Wherefore holy brethren, partakers of
the Heavenly Calling, Consider the Apostle,
and high Priest of our profesion, Christ Fesus. E. Eph.1.18. The eyes of your understanding being
inlightened, that ye may know what is the hope of his Calling, and what the riches of the glory
of his inheritance in the saints. : V.19. And what is the greatnesse of his power to
34s-Ward, who believe according to the working
of his mighty power. Acts 16.14. Anda certain woman, named Lydia,
a (eller of purple, of the City of Thyatira, which worshipped God, heard us : whose heart the Lord opened, that she attended into the things which were spoken of Paul. i Pec.2.9. Bat ye are a chosen generation, a reyall
Priesthood, an holy Nation, a peculiar people, that ye should fbew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darknesse into his marvela
lous Light. Eph.4.1. 1 therefore, the Prisoner of the Lord beSeech you that
walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ge are called. I Thes.2.12. That
would walk worthy of Ged, who hash called you to his Kingdome and Glery.
John 6.44. No man can come to me, except the
Father which hath sent me draw him ; and I will raise him up at the last day. V.45. it is written in the Prophets, and they Thall be all taught of God; every man therefore that hath beard, and hath learned of the Ea
ther, cometh to me. V.o5. And he said, therefore said I unto you that
no man can come unto me except it were given
unto him of nay Father. John 6.37. All that the Father giveth me shall
come to me, and him that cometh to me, I will
in no wise cast ont. John 5.25. Verily, verily, 1 say unto you, the house is coming, and now is, when the dead
ball hear the voice of the son of God, and they that
hear shall live. 2 Thes.2.13. But we are bound to give thanks al.
way to God for you, brethren, beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning choJer you to salvation, through fančtification of the Spirit, and belief of the Truth. V.14. Whereunto he called you by our Gospel, to the obtaining of the Glory of our Lord Fefus
Chrift. Ezek. 36.16. Moreover the word of the Lordcame
unto me, saying V.17. Son of man, when the House of Israel dwelt in their owne Land, they defiled it by i heir owne way, and by their doings, their way was
before me as the uncleannesse of a removed wi. V.26. A new heart also will 1 give you, and a
new Spirit will I put within you, and I will take away the stony heart out of your flesh, and I will give you a heart of flesh. V.27. And I will put my Spirit within you, and Cause you to walk in my statutes, and ye shall
keep my judgements, and do them. Eph.2.13. But now in Christ Fesus, ye who Jomtimes were afar off, are made nigh by the
blood of Christ. Rom.8.2. For ébe Law of the Spirit of life in
Chrift Fesus, hath made me free from the Law of son and death. V.9. But we are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if so be that the Spirit of God dwell in you, now if any man have not the Spirit of Christ, he is
none of his John 3.8. The wind bloweth where it listeth, and
thou hearest the found thereof, but canft not tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth; So
is every one that is born of the spirit. Acts 26. 18. To open their eyes, and to turn
them from darkness to Light, and from the pow. er of Satan, unto God, that they may receive forgiveneß of sons, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by Faith that is