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2. How he became man; He was born (about fixteed hundred and odd years ago) of the Virgin Mary, who was of the secd of Abraham, and of the Family of David, as was forecold in the Scriptures, being Conceived in her by the Almighty power of the Holy Ghost, without the help of man, and without sin; and was Called Jesus Christ.

Gal.4.4. But when the fulnesse of time was come,

God sent forth his son, made of a woman, made wnder the Law. V.5. To redeem them that were under the Law,

that we might receive the adoption of Sons. Mat.1.18. Now the Birth of Fesus Christ was on

this wise, when as his mother Mary was espoused to Foseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost. V.20. But while be thought on these things, bebold, the Angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, Foseph, thou jon of David, Fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife, for that which is conceived in ker is of the Holy

Ghost. V.22. Now all this was done that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the Propher, Saying V.23. Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall Call his Name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is

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God with us.

Luke 1.26. And in the sixth moneth the Angel

Gabriel was sent from God, unto 4 City of Galilee, named

Nazareth. V.27. To á Virgin espoused to a man, whose

name was fofeph, of the house of David, and the Virgins name was Mary, V.28. And the Angel came in unto her, and

said, Hail, thou that art highly favoured, the Lord is with thee: Blessed Art thou among

women. V.30. And the Angel said unto her, fear not

Mary, for thou haft found favour with God. V.31. And behold, thou shalt conceive in thy

womb, and bring forth a Son, and fhalt Call

his name Fefus. V.32. He shall be great, and be called the son

of the Highest; and the Lord shall give unto him the Throne of his Father David. V.33. And he shall reign over the House of Fas cob

for ever, and of his Kingdome there fball be no end. V.34. Then said Mary unto the Angel, boso hall

this , seeing I know not aman? V.35. And the Angel answered, and said unto her, the Holy Ghost sball come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shake over shadow thee ; therefore also that holy thing which shall be born

of thee, shall be called the Son of God, Luke 2.7. And she brought forth her for ft born Sox, and wrapped him in swadling clothes, and

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laid him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the Inne. V.8. And there was in the same Comatrey shepberds abiding in the field, keeping watch

over their flock by nigbt. V.9. And Lo, the Angel of the Lord came upon them; and the Glory of the Lord shone round a. bout them, and they were fore afraid. V.10. And the Angel said unto them, fear sot ; for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. V.11. For unto you is born this day in the City of David, Saviour, which is Christ the

Cordo V.12. And this shall be a sign unto you, ye shall

find the bake sorapped in (wadling Clothes, lg. ing in a manger. V.iz. And suddenly there was with the Angel a multitude of the heavenly Hoft, praising Ged, and saying V.14. Glory to God in the highest, and on earth

peace, good will towards men. V.15. And it came to paß, as the Angels, were gone away from them into Heaven, the shepherds Jaid one to another, Let us now goepen unto Bethlehem, and see this thing, which is come to pale, which the Lord hash

made known unto V.16. And they came with haff, and found Ma

ry and Foseph; and the babe lying in a mana ger.

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Bom.1.3. Concerning his Son Fesus Christ our Lord, which was made of the seed of David according to the flesh. V.4. Ånd declared to be the son of God with pomer according to the Spirit of holiness, by the

refurrection from the dead. Col.2.3. In whom are hid all the treasures of wif

dome and knowledge. John 3:34. For he whom God hath fent speaketh the words of God, for God giveth not the Spirit

by measure unto him. Heb.1.9. Thou hast loved righteousnes, and hated

iniquity, therefore God, even thy God, hark anointed thee with the sile of gladnesse above thy

fellows. Col.1.19. For it pleased the Father that in him

should all fulneffe dwell. Aếts 10.38. How God anointed Fesus of Naza

reth with the Holy Ghost, and with power, who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppreßed with the Devil, for God was with him.

3. How he Lived ; He Lived about three and thirty years here upon Earth, a most holy, innocent, finless Life, performing perfect obedience to the Law of God. And as the great Prophet of God (who was promised, Deut.18. 15. AEts 3. 22.) he declared his Fachers will in bis heavenly discoorses, and Sermons, and

Wrought wrought many miracles to confirm his doctrine, and co prove himself the true Meffias, and the Ecernal Son of God.

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i Pet.2.22. Who did no fin, neither was guile

found in his mouth. Heb.7.26. For such an High Prieft became res, who

is holy, harmleß, undefiled, separate from for

pers, and made higher than the Heavens. Heb.4.15. For we have not an High Priest, which

cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities, but was in all points tempted like as we

are, yet without fin. Pfal.40.7. Then said I, Lo I come, in the volume

of the book it is written of me. V.8. i delight to do thy will o mig God, jea thy Law is within

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heart. Gal.4.4. But when the foloseffe of time was come, God sent

forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the Law. Mat.5.17. Think not that I am come to destroy the

Law or the Prophets, I am not come to destron

but to fulfill. Rom,5.19. For as by one mans disobedience many were made firmers, fo by the obedience of

one shall many be made righteous, Deuc, 18.15. The Lord thy God will raise up unto

tbee a Prophet from the midst of thee, of the brethren like into mee, unto him ye shall hearRent.

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