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changed. 53. For this corruptible must put on incorrupti: on, and u this mortal must put on immortality. 54. So when this corruptible thall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in vi&tory. 5500 death, where is thy sting? O*

grave i [Or, bell}, where is thy vi&tory? so. The iting of death is fin; and the strength of sin is the law. 57. But thanks be to God, which giveth us the d vi&tory, through our Lord Jesus Chrift. 58. Therefore my beloved brethren, be ye" stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your 5 labour is not in vain in the Lordo!


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behold thy Face in Righteousness :

37. I shall be satisfied; when I awaken ;:58. Col. 1. 22, 23.- To pre. with thy Likeness. Pfal. 49: 15. sent you holy and unblameable, But God will redeem my Soul (or, and unreproveable in his Sight ; Life), from the Power of the sif ye continue in the Faith, groundGrave; for he shall receive' me. ed and settled, and be not moved Isa. 25. 8. He will swallow up Death away from the hope of the Go. in Victory - Ifa. 26. 19. Thy fpel.-dead Men shall live, together with Col. 1. 10. That ye might

dead Body shall they arise : a-10 walk worthy of the Lord unto all: wake and sing ye that dwell in pleasing, being fruitful in every Dust: for thy Dew is the Dew of good Work. Col. 2. 7. Rooted Herbs, and the Earth shall cast out and built up in him, and stablished the Dead. Dan. 12. 2. Many of in the faith, as ye have been them that neep in the Dust of the staught, abounding therein with Earth fhall awake, fome to ever Thanksgiving. 2 Pet. 1. S, etc. lafting Life, and some to Shame Giving all diligence, add to your and everlasting Contempt.

Faith, Virtue, &c 2 Pet. 3:18. 53.4 Cor. 5.4. We that are Grow in Grace, and in the Know. in this Tabernacle do groan, being z ledge of our Lord and Saviour feburdened:

: not for that we would fus Chrift: be unclothed, but clothed upon, 8 1 Cor. 3. 8. Every Man fhall that mortality might be fwallow receive his own Reward, according ed up of Life.

to his own Labour. Heb. 6. 10. 54.9 + Isa. 25. 8. | Rev. 20 14.25 God is not unrighteous, to forget See on Ver. 26.

your Work and labour of Love.

2 Pet. 3. 14.Wherefore, beloved, Ver. 26.

seeing that ye look for fuch things, 56. f Rom. 5. 13. Rom.7. be diligent that ye may be found 5,13. See on Rom. 4. 1$. 3oof kim in Peace, 57, dt Joh. si s. Ses ont



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OW concerning the collection for the saints, as I

have given order to the churches of Galatia, to do ye. 2. Upon the first day of the week, let every one of you lay by him in store, as God hath proipered him, that there be no gatherings when I come.

3. And d when I come, whomsoever you fall approve by your letters, them will I send to bring your liberality unto Jerusalem. 4. And if it be meet that I go also, they ihall go with me. 5. Now I will come unto you, e when I shall pass through Macedonia : (for I do pass through Macedonia) 6. And it may be that I will abide, yea, and winter with you, that ye may

ye may fbring me on my journey, whithersoever I go. 7. For I will not see you now by the way, but I trust to tarry a while with you, * if the Lord permit. 8. But I will tarry at Ephesus until Pentecoft. 9. For a great h door and effe&tual to me, and there are i many adversaries. 10. Now if k Timotheus come, see that he may be with you without fear: for "he worketh the work of the Lord, as I also do.

11. Let no man therefore m despise him: but conduct him forth " in peace, that he may come unto me: for I look for him with the brethren. 12. As touching our brother o Apollos, I greatly desired him to come unto you with the brethren: but his will was not at all to come at this time, but he will come when he shall have convenient time. 13. P Watch ye, K






1.4 + A&s 24. 17. f Rom: 15. 9. h 2 Cor. 2. 12. + Col. 4. 3. 26. + 2 Cor. 8. 4. † 2 Cor.9. 1,

See on Acts 14. 27. 2,12. Gal. 2. 1o. See on A&ts i + A&ts 19. 9.

When divers

were hardned, and believed nor, Rom. 12. 13. Difributing to the s but Spake evil of that Way before Necessity of the Saints.

the Multitude, he departed from 2. + Rev. 1.'10. See on A&ts them,

:: Acts 19. 22. f 1 Cor. 3.d † 2 Cor. 8. 16, 19. Thanks

4. !7. See on Acts 16. j. be to God, which put the same 10 i't Rom. 16. 21. + Phil. 2. 20, carnest Care into the Heart of Ti

22. t 1 Thef. 3. 2. See on Ads tus for you, who was also chosen 16. I. of the Churches to travel with us

t i Tim. 4. 12. Let no with this Grace (or, Gift]

Man defpife thy Youth. Tit. 2. 5.° 7 As 19.' 21.

t 2 Cor. 1.15 15. Let no Man despise thee.

11 See on Acts 15.33.

12. • See on Acts 18. 24. 7.8 7 Cor. 4. 19. + Jam. 4.

13. P See on Mat. 24. 42, 43. 15. See on Aas 18, 21,

!1. m

16. See on 1 Cor.4.19. 6. f See on Acts 15. 3.

4. I.

i stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be ' strong. 14. Let all your things be done with charity. 15. I beseech you, brethren, (ye know the u house of Steplanas, that it is the a first-fruits of Achaia, and that they have addiłted themselves to the ministry of the faints) 16. That ye e submit your felves unto fuch, and to every one that help eth with us and a laboureth. 17. I am glad of the coming of Stephanas, and Fortunatus, and Achaicus; for that which was e lacking on your part, they have supplied. 18. For they have refreshed iny spirit and yours: therefore { acknowledge ye them that are such. 19. The churches of A fia falute you. Aquila and Priscilla salute you much in the Lord, with the church that is in their house. 20. All the brethren greet you. Greet ye one another with aii holy kiss. 21. The i salutation of me Paul with mine own hand. 22.If any man love not the Lord Jesus Christ, * let him be (1) Anathema, Maran-atha. 23. The grace of our

Lord q See on Phil.

minister. Eph. 6. 10. Finally, my Bre 17. et Phil. 2. go. For the Work thren, be strong in the Lord, and in of Christ he was nigh unto Death, the Power of his Might. Col. 1. not regarding his Life, to supply 11. Strengthned with all Might, s your lack of Service toward me. according to his glorious Power, † Philem. ver. 13. -That in the unto all Patience and Long-suffer Stead he might have ministred unta ing with joyfulness.

me in the Bonds of the Gospel

. 14. See on Joh. 13-34.

18.ft i Ther. si 12. See on 15. u :: 1 Cor. 1. 16. I baptized 10 Phil. 2. 29. also the Houshold of Stephanas. 19. See on Rom. 16. s. Also

+ Rom. 16. 5. -Salute my the Note on A&ts 1. 46. well-beloved Epenetus, who is the h See on Rom. 16. 16. First fruits of Achaia unto Christ. 21.1 + Col. 4. 18. The Salutation See the Note on the Word Achaia, 15 by the Hand of me Paul. + 2 Thef

. Rom. 16. 5.

3. 17. The Salutation of Paul with B See on A&ts II. 29.

mine own Hand, which is the To16. † Heb. 13. 17. See on ken in every Epistle : so I write. Rom. 12.8.

22. k :: Gal.i. 8. Though we, or d: Heb. 6. ro. God is not un- zo an Angel from Heaven, preach a righteous, to forget your work and ny other Gospel unto you, than labour of Love which ye have shew. that which we have preached unto ed toward his Name, in that ye you, let him be accurfed, have ministred to the Saints, and do 23. See on Rom. 16. 20.

(1) The Word Anathema, properly signifies a Thing dedicated and confes crared to God, which was separated with a Curse on those who should take and apply it to their own Use. Hence, in a figurative Sense, it comes to fignifie accursed, or devoted to destruction. Maranatha is a Syriac Phrali

, which properly signifies, the Lord comes, to wit, to execute Vengeance. The




Lord Jesus Christ be with you. 24. My love be with you all in Christ Jesus. Amen. .

The first epiffle to the Corinthians was written from Philippi, by Stephanas, and Fortunatus, and Achaichus, and Timotheus.


Year of our Lord 6. PARTE

AUL an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God,

and Timothy our brother, unto the church of God which is at Corinth, a with all the saints which are in all Achaia: 2. • Grace be to you, and peace from God our Father, and froin the Lord Jesus Christ. 3. Blessed bé God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort ; 4. Who a comforteth


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1. * Rom. 1. 9. Called to be See on Rom. 15.6. Saints. Eph. 1. 1. --To the

4 A&ts 9.31. Then had the Saints which are at Ephesus, and Churches rest, and were edified, to the Faithful in Christ Jesus. and walking in the Fear of the :: Phil. 1. 1. To all the Saints 5 Lord, arid in the Comfort of the in Christ Jesus, which are at Phi- "holy Ghost, were multiplied. Acts lippi, with the Bishops and Dea 16. 25. At Midnight Paul and Sicons... Col. 1. 2. To the Saints las prayed; and Sang Praises to God: and faithful Brethren in Chrift. and the Prisoners heard them. pot Gal. 1. 3. See on Rom. 10 Cor. 6.4.- I am filled with comfort,

I am ežceeding joyful in all out Toi3.° f i Pet. 1. 3. f Eph. 1. že bulation. Jews reckoned three forts of Anathema's. When a Person is for a Time shut out of the Church as unclean. 2. When a Perfort, refusing to amend, is cut off from his people. The 3d denotes the Highest Degree of Imprecation, whereby any person is accounted Accurfed and this is Máran-atha. In this case, the Person is given over, and left to the Judg. ment of God. So that the Sense of this place seems to be this: If any Man love not the Lord Jesus Christ, but iš å malicious and obftinate Enemy ro his Gofpel, Let him be Excommunicated, and left to the dred ifel Tuaga ment of Almighty God till he repents and amends. To this St. Jude, Ver. 14:15. is supposed to refer.

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us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we our selves are comforted of God. 5: For as the * fufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also abounds eth by Christ. 6. And whether we be affli&ted,


it is for your consolation and salvation, which * is effectual [Orj is wrought] in the enduring of the same sufferings which we allo suffer:

or whether we be comforted, it is for your consolation and falvation. 7. And our hope of you is stedfast

, I knowing that as you are partakers of the Sufferings; fo Mall ye be also of the consolation. 8. For we would not, brethren, have you ignorant of our trouble which came to us in Afia, that we were pressed out of measure, above strength, infomuch that we despaired even of life:

9. But we had the * sentence [Or, answer] of death in our selves, that we should not trust in our felves, but in God which raiseth the dead. 10. Who k delivered us from so great a death, and doth deliver: in whom we trust that he will yet deliver us : u. You also helping together by prayer for us, that " for thegiit bestowed upon us by the means of many persons,thanks

inay he given by many on our behalf. 12. For our rejoicing .is this, the n testimony of our conscience, that in ° fimplicity and godly sincerity, P not with fleshly wisdom, but by the grace of God, we have had our conversátion in the world, and more abundantly to you-wards. 13. For we write none other things unto you, than what you read or acknowledge,


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s. e Pfal. 34..19. Many are the 9, 1.4, Jer. 17. 5,7. Thus faith Affitions of the Righteous: but the the Lord, Curfed be the Man that Lord, delivereth him out of them trusteth in Man, and maketh Flesh bis all. Acts 9.4.-Saul, Saul, why Arm, and whose Heart departeth persecutest thou me ? t 2 Cor. 4. 9, 5 from the Lord. Blessed is the Man 10. Persecuted, but not forsaken; that trusteth' in the Lord, and whole cast down, but not destroyed ; Al. Hope the Lord is. ways bearing about in the Body the

k See on A&s 7. 30. Dying of the Lord Jesus.- † Col. 11.! | Phil. 1. 19. † Philem. 1. 24. Who now rejoice in my Suf. Io Ver. 22. See on Rom. 15. 30. ferings for you, and fill up that m + 2 Cor. 4. 15. The Words which is behind of the Affiliations of

under ver. 6. Christ in my Fles.

n See on A&ts 23.1. 6. f See on 2 Cor. 4 15.

• See on Joh. 1. 47. 7. & See on Acts 14. 22.

15 pt i Cor. 2.4, 13. My Speech, 8. h + Acts 19. 23: At the same and

my. Preaching, was not with time there arose no small stir about the enticing Words of Man's Wil.

7. I Cor. 15. 32. If af. dom. Which "things also we ter the manner of Men I have speak; not in the Words which jught with Bcafts at Ephesus. 20 Man's Wisdom teacherh.


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