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Thogh manyperiso it is nothing to God
he is perfe&.127
Vse 6. Gods commands are for our good, he is perfe&t. Ibid.
Togiee God the konour of his perfe&tion, 129
The Eighth ATTRIBVTI. God without all causes.
140. Reason 1. Else some thing should be before him. Ibid.
Reason 2 That which hath a part receiveth it from the mbole,141
Reason. 3. Allosher things have a possibillitie not to be. 142.
Godwill s not things because they are juft, but they are juft because he wills them.
143 Vse. 2. God may do all things for himselfe & his own glory.144 Webbould do nothing for our oron ends but for God.146 Eight fignes to know whether a man make God or himfelfe his end.
The fourth ATTRIBVTI,
Do&rine. God is eternall.
Five things required
157 Reasons tohy God must be Eternall.
158 Foure differences between the Eternity of God, and the duration of the Creatures.
159 Consec. 1. God porefethull things together.
159 Consec, 2. Eternity makesh things infinitely good or evil. 167
vre i. Tominde more things Eternall.
161 Motives to consider Eternity.
167 Vse z. Not to be offended with Gods delaying, he hath time enough to performe his promises, being eternall. 168
. To consider Gods love and enmity are eternall, 171 To comfort us agains mutability of things below. 172 God is Lord of time.
The fourth ATTRIBUTE.
kept fit for communion with him. How to fit our spirits
for communion with God. Disedions for cleansing the spirito
Gods government chiefly on the spirits of men,
To worship God in spirit.
32 which confists in three things.
33 What neceffity of the gestures of the body is Gods
service. How to conceive of God in prayer.
44 The Simplicity of GOD. Gods fimplicity proved by sixe reasons.
52 Confec. 3. The Attributes of God are equal.
53 Tolabour to be content in a simple condition.
54 Vse z. Tolabour for singleneffe of heart.
59 Two things in simplicity Togoe to God rather than to the creature.
The fifth A TTRIBVTE.
72 73 76
Forgetting the creatures to be mutable, three incon-
The seventh AT TRIEV TE..
How to make God present with us.