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AND HILKIAH THE HICH
PRIEST SAID UNTO SAPHAN THE SCRIRE,
I HAVE FOUND
OF THE LAW IN THE HOUSE OF THE
NO, NOT IN ISRAEL. LUKE vii. 9.
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PRE FAC E.
To all them that love our Lord Jesus Christ in fin
cerity, the Reviser sendeth greeting.
I will not say of this author as Claudius Lysias faid of Paul, That he was taken of the Jews, and would have been killed of them, if he had not come with an army and rescued him; but this I will say, that he has left behind him so good a report through faith, that many in our days would have judged it their wisdom to have left it in the ruins of the house, or confined it to the moles and to the bats, rather than revise a testimony that discovers their foundation even to the neck. Hab.
The author of this narrative was the son of a protestant bishop, the nephew of a noble lord, and was training up for the ministry, and expected to