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them fee you constant in all the Duties you persuade them to. Let them fee in your Lives that Superiority to the World, which your Lips recommend. Let' them fee by your constant Labours for Heaven, that you indeed believe what you would have them believe. A holy and heavenly Life, is a continual Pain to the Consciences of Sinners around you, and continually follicits them to change their Course. .
07. (3) Besides the Duty of private Admonition, you must endeavour to help Men to profit by the publick Ordinances. In order to that, endeavour to procure for them faithful Ministers, where they are winting: How shall they hear without a Preacher (e)? Improve your Interest and Diligence to this End, till you prevail. Extend your Purses to the utmost. How many Souls may be saved by the Ministry you have procured! It is a higher and nobler Charity, than relieving their Bodies. What Abundance of Good might great Men do, if they would support in Academical Education, such Youth as they have first carefully cholen for their Ingenuity and Piety, till they should be fit for the Ministry? And when a faithful Ministry is obtained, help poor Souls to receive the Fruit of it. Draw them constantly to attend it. Remind them often what they have heard; and, if it be possible, let them hear it repeated in their Families, or elsewhere. Promote their frequent Meeting together, besides publickly in the Congre. gation; not as a separate Church, but as a Part of the Church more diligent than the rest in redeeming Time, and helping the Souls of each other Heaven-ward.com Labour also to keep the Ordinances and Ministry in Efteem. No Man will be much wrought on by that which he despiseth. An Apostle says, IVe beseech you, Brethren, to know them which labour among you, and are
13 (e) Rom. 8. 14.