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VI. Of hearing Prayer.

Fob xxii. 27. Thou shalt make thy prayer unto him, and he shall hear thee.

Pf. iv. 3. But know that the LORD hath set apart him that is godly for himself: the LORD will hear, when I call unto him.

Ps. xxxiv. 6. This poor man cried, and the LORD heard him, and saved him out of all his trouble.

Ps. xxxiv. 15. The eyes of the LORD are upon the righteous, and his ears are open unto their cry.

Ver. 17. The righteous cry, and the LORD heareth, and delivereth them out of all their troubles.

PS. 1. 15. Call upon me in the day of trouble, I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me.

Pf. lxv. 2. 0 Thou that hearest prayer, unto thee shall all flesh come.

Ps. xci. 15. He shall call upon me, and I will answer him.

Ps. cxlv. 19. He will fulfil the desire of them that fear him : He also will hear their cry, and will save them.

Prov. xv. 29. The LORD is far from the wicked: But he heareth the prayer of the righteous.

Ifa. xxx. 19. He will be very gracious unto thee, at the voice of thy cry : When he shall hear it, he will answer thee.

Ifa. lviii. 9. Then shalt thou call, and the LORD shall answer : Thou shalt cry, and he shall say, Here I am.

If. lxv. 24. And it shall come to pass, that before they call, I will answer ; and whilst they are yet Speaking I will hear. Jer. xxix. 12. Then shall ye call upon me, and ye

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and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you.

Zech. xiii. 9. They shall call on my name, and I will hear them : I will say, It is my people : And they shall say, The LORD is my GOD.

Matt. vii. 7. Alk, and it shall be given you : Seek, and ye shall find : Knock, and it shall be opened un

to you.

Ver. 8. For every one that asketh, receiveth: And he that seeketh, findeth: And to him that knocketh, it shall be opened.

Ver. 11. If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more thall your Father which is in heaven give good things to them that ask him?

Matt. xxi. 22. And all things whatsoever ye shall alk in prayer, believing, ye shall receive.

John xv. 7. If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye fhall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you.

John xvi. 23. And in that day ye shall ask me. nothing : Verily, verily, I say unto you, whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name, he will give it. you.

Ver. 24. Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name : Ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.

John xiv. 13. And whatsoever ye fhall ask in my name, that will I do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son.


ye. shall ask any thing in my name, I will do it.

James v. 15. And the prayer of faith shall save the fick, and the LORD shall raise him up: And if he have committed fins, they shall be forgiven him.

Ver. 16. Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed : The


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effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.

1 John iii. 22. And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his fight.

I John v. 14. And this is the confidence that we have in him, that if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us.

Ver. 15. And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him.

Ver. 16. If any man see his brother sin a fin, which is not unto death, he shall ask, and he shall give him life for them that sin not unto death.

VII. Of Sanctifying Grace in general.

Ps. lxxxiv. 11. The LORD GOD is a un and shield : The LORD will give grace and glory : No good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.

John xvii. 17. Sanctify them through thy truth : Thy word is truth.

Ver. 19. And for their fakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be fanctified through the truth.

Eph. ii. 10. We are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which GOD hath before ordained, that we should walk in them.

Phil. ii. 13. For it is GOD which worketh in you both to will and to do, of his good pleasure.

Phil. iv. 13. I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me.

2 Cor. iii. 5. Not that we are sufficient of ourselves, to think any thing as of ourselves ; but our sufficiency is of GOD.

2 Thel. ii. 13. We are bound to give thanks al. way to GOD for you, Brethren, beloved of the LORD, because GOD hath from the beginning cho


fen you to salvation, through fanctification of the Spirit, and belief of the truth.

Col. i. 12. Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light.

Ver. 22. Yet now hath he reconciled, in the body of his flesh through death, to present you holy and unblameable, and unreproveable in his fight. 1 Tel. v. 23. And the

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fanc. tify you wholly : and I pray GOD your whole fpirit, and soul, and body, be preserved blameless, unto the coming of our LORD Jesus Christ.

Tit. ii. 14. Who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.

Jer. xxxi. 33. This shall be the covenant that I will make with the house of Ifrael ; after those days, faith the LORD, I will put my law in their inward parts, and write it in their hearts; and I will be their GOD, and they shall be my people.

Jer. XXX. 9. They shall serve the LORD their GOD, and David their king, whom I will raise up unto them.

Luke i. 74. That he would grant unto us, that we being delivered out of the hands of our enemies, might serve him without fear.

Ver. 75. In holiness and righteousness before him, all the days of our life.

1 Cor. vi. 11. And such were some of you : But ye are washed, but ye are fanctified, but ye are juftified in the name of the LORD Jesus, and by the Spirit of our GOD.

2 Cor. iii. 18. But we all, with open face, behold.. ing as in a glass the glory of the LORD, are changed: into the fame image, from glory to glory, even as by the Spirit of the LORD.

VIII. Particularly of Converting GRACE.

Deut. xxx. 6. And the LORD thy GOD will cir. cumcise thine heart, and the heart of thy feed, to love the LORD thy GOD with all thine heart, and with all thy foul, that thou mayest live.

Fer. xxiv. 7. And I will give them an heart to know me, that I am the LORD, and they shall be my people, and I will be their GOD : For they shall return unto me with their whole heart.

Fer. xxxi. 18. Turn thou me, and I shall be turned, for thou art the LORD my GOD.

Pf. cx. 3. Thy people shall be willing in the day of thy power,

Jer. l. 4. In those days, and at that time faith the LORD, the children of Israel shall come, they and che children of Judah together, going and weeping. They shall


and seek the LORD their GOD. Ver. 5. They shall ask the way to Zion with their faces thitherward, saying, Come, and let us join ourselves to the LORD, in a perpetual covenant, that shall not be forgotten.

Ezek. xi. 19. And I will give them one heart, and I will put a new fpirit within you; and I will take the stony heart out of their flesh, and will give them an heart of flesh.

Ver. 20., That they may walk in my statutes, and keep mine ordinances, and do them: And they shall be my people, and I will be their GOD.

Ezek. xxxvi. 26. A new heart also will I give you and a new spirit will I put within you ; and I will take away the stony heart out of your fleth, and I will give you a heart of flesh.

2 Tim. i. 4. Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling ; not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was give en us in Christ Jesus, before the world began.

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