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P. 32. In note to verse 3. 6th line from the bottom, for Is. xvi. r. lxi.

63. After the quotation from Daniel, add, Dan. ix. 24.
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P. 9. 1. 7. “Hell,” not the place of torment, but that of the departed spirits; and (in this passage,) that portion of it which was allotted to the good: what our Saviour, when upon the cross, called “Paradise :"“ To-day shalt thou be with me in Paradise.” Luke xxiii. 42.-1 Bp. Horsley's Sermons, 387 to 398. and Horsley on Hosea, 46. “Hell” is considered as a Saxon word, from “ hillan” or “helan” to hide, or from “holl” a cavern, and antiently denoted the unseen place of the dead. Parkh. Hebr. Lexicon, 709. It formerly signified uo more than the grave. Kenneti's Paroch. Antiq.51. See Ps. xvi. 11. Ps. lxxxviii. 2. Ps. cxvi. 3.

P. 12. “ perish,” and p. 14. I. 12. “ cannot be saved.” Mr. Wheatley, in his observations on this creed, says, “we are “ not required, by the words of this creed, “ to believe the whole on pain of damna“ tion: for all that is required of us, as necessary to salvation, is, that before all “ things we hold the catholic faith : and “ the catholic faith, by the 3d and 4th “ verses, is explained to be this, that we “ worship one God in Trinity, and Trinity “ in. Unity; neither confounding the per“ sons, nor dividing the substance. This " therefore is declared necessary to be “ believed ; but all that follows, to the 26th verse, is only brought as proof “ and illustration, and therefore requires " pur assent no more than a sermon does, " which is made to prove or illustrate a “ text.” He notices also, that it was a primitive custom, after a confession of the orthodox faith, to pass an anathema or curse against all who denied it. The damnatory clauses therefore may be considered as the

denuntiation of the writer, or as his opinion only; and it does not follow, because the creed is introduced into our liturgy, that our church takes upon itself to pass this denuntiation, or even to intimate its opinion, that the belief of every particular here stated is indispensible. It probably adopted this creed for its general merit in illustrating these doctrines, and to shew how they were understood in early times ; and then it could not omit the damnatory clauses, because that would have mutilated the creed. .

P. 12. v. 5. “ Person." Let it not be forgotten, that God is “a spirit,” (John iv. 24.) in the language of our first article, “ without body or parts.” “ Person,” therefore, here means “ being” or “exist"ence ;' and when the idea of bodily substance is excluded, the difficulty of comprehending the unity of the three is diminished, if not entirely removed. Unity as to them is merely unanimity, and unanimity is of the essence of their nature. From the perfection of their wisdom, each must know what is best; and, from the perfection of their goodness, each must will it: whatever one therefore wills, each must will ; and in every case which admits of deliberation or judgment, they must be unanimous, or one in mind. A passage in Origen, writ. ten in the third century, and translated, 2 Hales's Chronology, 815, deserves notice: “ We then worship the Father of " the truth, and the Son the truth, being “ two things in subsistence, but one in “ unanimity and concord, and sameness “ of the will."

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existence of the three persons may per | P. 13. v. 26. “co-equal.” Our Saviour haps be referred to in several passages of says, Jobn x. 15. “ As the Father know. the Old Testament; but Is. xlviii.16. seems “ eth me, even so know I the Father :" particularly to deserve notice: for there in John xiv. 9, 10, 11. “ He that hath the speaker, after assuming to himself “ seen me hath seen the Father: I am some of the plain characteristics of divi “ in the Father, and the Father in me :" nity, adds, “ And now the Lord God in John xvi. 15. “All things that the Fa(Hebr. Adonai Jehovah) and his Spirit “ther hath are mine;" and John x. 30. « hath sent me." So that the person sent “ I and my Father are one." According describes himself as God, and he speaks to Philipp. ii. 6. be “thought it not rob. of “the Lord God and his Spirit," as the “ bery to be equal with God :” and he is senders.

called, 2 Cor. iv. 4. “ the image of P. 13. v. 25. “afore or after," i.e. " in “ God;" in Coloss. i. 15. “ the image of *** point of time," there being no period “ the invisible God;" and Hebr. i. 3. “the when all the three did not exist : all “ brightness of his glory, and the express being, as the next paragraph explains, 6. image of his person.” And the co“ co-eternal together." See 2 Hales's equality both of Son and Holy Ghost may Trinity, 263.

be inferred from our Saviour's command P. 13. v. 25. “greater or less, &c.” not to his Apostles, Matt. xxviii. 19. to bapto be distinguished into greater and lesser tise “in the name of the Father, the Son, Gods : Gods of a higher and lower species “ and Holy Ghost." or nature, which, as we learn from Chry P. 13. v. 31. “ before the worlds." sostom's clear and able discourse upon This pre-existence of the Son is repeatthe Trinity, was one of the antient here edly noticed in St. John and in the Epissies. “No longer then," says he, “ speak tles. St. John says, John i. 1 to 3. “In os of a great and little God, falling into “ the beginning was the Word: the same “ Hellenism: for if Christ be a little God, " was in the beginning with God: all “ Paul speaks falsely when he says, “ things were made by him, and without “. Looking for the blessed hope of the “ him was not any thing made that was " • glory of our great God and Saviour “ made:” and in verse 14. he explains that « Jesus Christ :' whom therefore Paul by “the word," he means our Saviour Jesus “ calls great, call not thou small.” The Christ. In John iii. 18. our Saviour says, original is in these words : “pnxelo sov deye “ No man hath ascended up to heaven, Heyus xy fussepov Seong meal ess Ennnopor. but he that came down from heaven, Ει γαρ μικρος θεος ο υιος, ψευδείαι Παυλος λιγων “ even the son of man.” In Joho vi. 33. Προσδεχομενοι την μακαριων ελαιδα της δοξης το 35. 38. he says, “ The bread of life is he Moyano Det sy owlrpos mane Inox Xpoole. Or yo

" which cometh down from heaven, and Παυλος καλει μεγαν τον, συ μη καλει μικρον. “ giveth life unto the world: I am the Saville's ed. vol. 6. p. 962. Our Saviour “ bread of life, I came down from heaven." so plainly ascribes a superiority to the So John vi. 51. “I am the living bread, Father, John X. 29. « My father is which came down from heaven." Again, “ greater than all :" and John xiv. 28. John vi. 62. “What and if ye shall see the “ My Father is greater than I.” (See also “ son of man ascending where he was beJohn xx. 17: John v. 19. 30: 1 Cor. xv. « fore." So John viji. 42. “I proceeded 27, 28: and Eph. iv.) that nothing in “ forth and came from God." And John viii. consistent with those texts could here 58. “Before Abraham was, I am." Again have been intended. Dr. Waterland con John xvi. 27, 28. he says, “ I came forth siders the Son as subordinate to the Fa from the Father, and am come into the ther, but not inferior or unequal in nature, “ world : again, I leave the world, and Waterland's Preface to Lady Moyer's “ go to the Father.” In John xvii. 5. he Sermons, xvii. So does Dr. Hales, thus addresses the Father, “O Father, 2 Hales on Trinity, 264.–And see Pear “ glorify me with thine own self, with the son, 322. The truth perhaps is, that “ glory which I had with thee before the there is such sameness or equality of na. “ world was:" and John xvii. 24. “Father, ture, with such subordination, as in the “thou lovedst me before the foundation case of mortal sons and fathers. But let me of the world." In 1 Cor. xv. 47. it not be forgotten, that this is the con St. Paul says, “ The second man (i. jecture of man as to the nature of God, “ Christ) is the Lord from heaven." In Eph. and therefore it behoveth that our words jä. 9. he speaks of God, " who created be wary and few.

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